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When You Reach Me

When You Reach Me

By Rebecca Stead
4.57
102 ratings116 reviews
  • annalise
    When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead, is about an 11 year old girl who starts getting notes from an anonymous person saying that there are here to save her friends life, more and more start coming with hints about the future, proof that her friend's life is in danger. With many different aspects, l...
The Penderwicks: A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits, and a Very Interesting Boy

The Penderwicks: A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits, and a Very Interesting Boy

By Jeanne Birdsall
4.85
47 ratings58 reviews
  • llpanda
    llpanda55 stars
    If your thinking of reading this book and judge it by its cover don't. This is an awesome book! Rosalind,Skye, Jane, and Elizabeth aka Batty ,are four sisters that are very different! Since their mom died from cancer after Batty was born Rosalind the oldest is the "mother" of the family. Skye the...
The Girl Who Could Fly

The Girl Who Could Fly

By Victoria Forester
4.48
62 ratings74 reviews
  • gso44
    gso4455 stars
    This book is about a simple, talkative, home-schooled farm girl, called Piper McCloud. Normal, right? Anything but. Piper can fly. She has been ever since she was a newborn. But when Piper's mom finds out, when warns Piper not to do it again. Piper doesn't listen to her Mom and continues flying,...
The Terrible Two

The Terrible Two

By Mac Barnett, Jory John
4.27
64 ratings64 reviews
  • mrshardinger
    6 Reasons Why You Should Read THE TERRIBLE TWO 1) Ever pulled a great prank? The characters in this book may just have you beat. For example, in the first few pages someone pulls the ULTIMATE prank on the school principal. This book will make you want to become a member of the super secret ...
Billy Sure, Kid Entrepreneur

Billy Sure, Kid Entrepreneur

By Luke Sharpe
4.57
7 ratings7 reviews
  • smckneely
    smckneely55 stars
    Billy Sure is the inventor of the all ball, but he and his friend don't want to be a one product company so they create a website so kids from around the world can send them videos of their ideas for cool inventions. If Billy and his friend like an invention ,they will help produce it. I like al...
The Worst Class Trip Ever

The Worst Class Trip Ever

By Dave Barry
4.0
10 ratings9 reviews
  • redheadperson22
    Warning! This review may contain spoilers! An 8th grade kid named Wyatt goes on class trip to Washington DC. Basically, he and his friend Matt get in trouble for harassing these two mysterious men on the plane. Once they get off the plane, the men are still chasing them, because apparently, Matt ...
The Invention of Hugo Cabret

The Invention of Hugo Cabret

By Brian Selznick
4.64
198 ratings271 reviews
  • DOODLER171
    In this book, Brian Selznick does an outstanding job capturing each and every emotion within this book and turning it into the awe-striking illustration that just adds to the buildup of suspense created within every page. As a young boy, Hugo Cabret spends most of his young childhood with his bel...
You're Invited (Mix)

You're Invited (Mix)

By Jen Malone, Gail Nall
4.56
16 ratings18 reviews
  • namers
    namers44 stars
    This was such a fun read! YOU"RE INVITED is about four best friends (Vi, Becca, Sadie and Lauren) who start a party planning business and the adventures/obstacles that they face. I loved the personalities of all of the girls. Sometimes when I read a book with multiple narrations, I find one tha...
The Mark of the Dragonfly

The Mark of the Dragonfly

By Jaleigh Johnson
4.61
18 ratings19 reviews
  • candyexpress
    candyexpress55 stars
    Piper has never seen the Mark of the Dragonfly until she finds the girl amid the wreckage of a caravan in the Meteor Fields. The girl doesn't remember a thing about her life, but the intricate tattoo on her arm is proof that she's from the Dragonfly Territories and that she's protected by the...
The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, Book One)

The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, Book One)

By James Dashner
4.67
142 ratings226 reviews
  • ness33
    ness3355 stars
    *SPOILERS* Newt dies, so does Teresa. The Maze Runner series gets progressively worse, as does any other trilogy, such as Divergent, The Hunger Games, The Selection, just to name a few. I'm not saying every single trilogy will die out, The Infernal Devices trilogy absolutely didn't. The Maze Runn...

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