When you joined the Summer Reading Club we asked you to read...anything: literature, fluff, non-fiction, graphic novels, etc. After hearing about what you all thought about your selections, we compiled a list to share with you. Take a look, you might find something good!
Born too Short by Dan Elish
Thirteen-year-old Matt is so envious of his best friend Keith that he wishes things would go badly for him, and when Keith's fortune changes while at the same time Matt finds his first true girlfriend, Matt is overcome with guilt.
"I loved this book, even if it was a short book ; )"
Chomp by Carl Hiaasen
When the difficult star of the reality television show "Expedition Survival" disappears while filming an episode in the Florida Everglades using animals from the wildlife refuge run by Wahoo Crane's family, Wahoo and classmate Tuna Gordon set out to find him while avoiding Tuna's gun-happy father.
"Awesome plot and an unexpected ending; a great, funny read."
Fact of Life #31 by Denise Vega
Sixteen-year-old Kat, whose mother is a home-birth midwife, feels betrayed when a popular, beautiful classmate gets pregnant and forms a bond with Kat's mother that Kat herself never had.
"Never a dull moment, I'd recommend for Lauren Myracle fans!"
Spin the Bottle by Elizabeh Cody Kimmel
When aspiring actress Phoebe and her best friend, the brainy Harper, enter middle school, their friendship is briefly tested by Phoebe's admiration of some of the drama club students and the intensity of her first crush, but ultimately they find that their relationship can withstand the stresses of their expanding lives.
"OMG, this is exactly like middle school!"