Young Adult

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

Publisher:  Borzoi/KnopfPublication: March 2006Source: Library copy.  A very torn and tattered library copy that has been read so many times that the pages now have a cloth-like softness about them.  And, thankfully, only one unidentified thing that looks like a… Read More ›


Scars by Cheryl Rainfield

West Side Books, 2010 I can’t say enough good things about this book.  Scars is an intense story about fifteen-year-old Kendra whose repressed memories of sexual abuse started resurfacing six months prior to the action in the novel.  She cuts… Read More ›