Strings Attached by Judy Blundell

The protagonist, Kit, starts off by moving to New York City from Providence, Rhode Island.  She gets her own apartment and job at a well known nightclub thanks to Ned, the father of the love of her life.  She soon realizes everything has its cost.  When Ned starts asking about one of the regulars at…

Jasper Jones by Craig Silvey

Jasper Jones is about two teenage boys whose names are Charlie and Jasper Jones.  Jasper Jones is the kid who you should stay away from or you’ll get in trouble.  One night, Jasper comes to Charlie’s house and tells him to come outside quick.  Jasper brought him on an adventure and Charlie had no idea…

How to Save a Life by Sara Zarr

How To Save A Life by Sara Zarr is a book about 2 different girls who get incorporated into each others lifes. Mandy, one of the protagonists, is from a poor town who’s mother did not love her. She got pregnant and got kicked out of her house. She contacted Robin, Jill’s mom because she wanted…

Something Like Hope by Shawn Goodman

In the book Something Like Hope by Shawn Goodman a 17 year old girl named Shavonne is in juvenile detention for crimes she’s committed during her times as a 13 year old until now.  She has anger against her mom because she was addicted to drugs and for herself for accidentally hurting her younger brother,…

Where She Went by Gayle Forman

The book Where She Went by Gayle Forman is about a rockstar named Adam Wilde and his battle with his band the Shooting Stars, the tabloids, his ex girlfriend and himself.  One day he finds himself at a concert and ends up meeting his ex girlfriend Mia and they end up spending the day and…

The Sky is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson

The Sky is Everywhere is about Lennie Walker, a 17 year old clarinet playing band geek who always stayed in her sister Bailey’s shadow. But when Bailey dies, she must stand out on her own. Despite her nonexistent history with boys,Lennie is suddenly struggling between two boys: Toby, Bailey’s boyfriend and Joe, the new kid…