Category Archives: Teen Book

The Nest (81)

This is another book that was suggested in the list for the mini-challenge for the Canadian Book Review Challenge. I enjoyed this book more than the first that I read despite the fact that I don’t usually like horror stories, … Continue reading

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Martyn Godfrey (102)

Here She Is, Ms. Teeny-Wonderful By Martyn Godfrey This is a great middle-grader written by a Canadian writer. Martyn Godfrey captures the angst of the early teenage mind in a humorous way. This book was part of our Canadian Book … Continue reading

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Mountain Girl, River Girl (85)

Mountain Girl, River Girl By Ting-xing Ye This is a very eye-opening book about Chinese culture and how girls are treated. It took my breath away to learn how hard some of them have it. And yet, they seem to … Continue reading

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Growing Up: Inside and Out (74)

  Growing Up: Inside and Out Written by: Kira Vermond Illustrated by: Carl Chin This is an important book for adolescent girls and boys. It outlines in detail all the changes that girls and boys will go through during their … Continue reading

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Book Review: Moon at Nine (36)

Moon at Nine By Deborah Ellis This is a wonderful young adult novel written by a Canadian writer from Simcoe, Ontario who really knows how to weave a good story that will keep teens reading. It is a story that … Continue reading

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Book Review: The World Outside (35)

The World Outside: A Novel By: Eva Wiseman This is a great story with religious overtones for teens by a Canadian writer from Winnipeg, Manitoba. The book is well-written, inspiring and will keep the young reader turning these pages until … Continue reading

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The Thrilling Life of Pauline Lammermoor (17)

The Thrilling Life of Pauline Lammermoor Edeet Ravel This is a book for teens and adults would love to be the kind of conscientious teenager like Pauline who decided to write a book during her summer holidays. What a wonderful … Continue reading

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