Tag Archives: Delacorte Press

The Words We Keep by Erin Stewart

The Words We Keep by Erin Stewart. Delacorte Press, 2022. 9781984848888 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book? Lily is an A student, a track star, and suffering … Continue reading

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Girls Who Green the World: Thirty-Four Women Out to Save Our Planet by Diana Kapp, illustrated by Ana Jarén

Girls Who Green the World: Thirty-Four Women Out to Save Our Planet by Diana Kapp, illustrated by Ana Jarén. Delacorte Press, 2022. 9780593428054 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover What did you like about … Continue reading

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The Night Bus Hero by Onjali Q. Raúf

The Night Bus Hero by Onjali Q. Raúf. Delacorte Press, 2022. 9780593382028 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Hardcover Genre:  Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Hector is a troublemaker and a … Continue reading

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Dear Student by Elly Swartz

Dear Student by Elly Swartz. Delacorte Press, 2022. 9780593374122 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? 12-year-old Autumn is starting middle school and has … Continue reading

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It Will End Like This by Kyra Leigh

It Will End Like This by Kyra Leigh. Delacorte Press, Random House, 2022. 9780593375525 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 2 Format: Hardcover Genre: Young adult thriller What did you like about the book? (Synopsis) After … Continue reading

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Spearhead: An American Tank Gunner, His Enemy and a Collision of Lives in World War II by Adam Makos

Spearhead: An American Tank Gunner, His Enemy and a Collision of Lives in World War II (adapted for young adults) by Adam Makos. Delacorte Press, 2022. 9780593303450 Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format:  Hardcover … Continue reading

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Dreams From My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance, Adapted for Young Adults by Barack Obama

Dreams From My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance, Adapted for Young Adults by Barack Obama. Delacorte Press, 2021. 9780385738729 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Autobiography What did you like … Continue reading

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Spells Like Teen Spirit by Kate Williams

Spells Like Teen Spirit by Kate Williams. Delacorte Press, Penguin Random House, 2021. 9780593304822 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Supernatural adventure comedy? What did you like about the book?  Even though … Continue reading

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Whispering Alaska by Brendan Jones

Whispering Alaska by Brendan Jones. Delacorte Press, 2021. 9780593303535 Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3.5 Format: Hardcover  Genre: Realistic fiction What did you like about the book? Nicky is moving from Pennsylvania to Alaska with … Continue reading

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Disability Visibility: 17 First-Person Stories for Today edited by Alice Wong

Disability Visibility: 17 First-Person Stories for Today (adapted for young readers) edited by Alice Wong. Delacorte Press, c2020, 2021. 9780593381670 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover Genre: Essays What did you like about … Continue reading

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