If I Stay

The title of this book geared to the end of the book.  This book was very enjoyable because Mia, the character who was telling her story, was telling her past, but at the same time her present.  I didn't relate to any of hte characters.  At the end it was suspense because she's deciding if she wants to stay or die.

Little Prince

"Home Sweet Home", thought Dauphin, a shetland pony, after returning form a long walk through the park with his owner, Isabella.  he loves it when she come to ride him.  Bu weeks pass and she hasn't come to ride him.  Instead other kids are coming to ride him!  Then on the day of the Pony show, he gets takend away from the place he calls home.  He soon finds himself at a strange place with strange animals.  He must find a way to fit in and face reality.  But, when disaster strikes Dauphin finds the meaning of love and family.

As Ever, Gordy

This action-packed story told by Hahn is definitely a keeper.

Poor Gordy must return to his old neightborhood with his sister, June, and face enemies of the past.

He meets up with his old pals and together they cause destruction and chaos.

Gordy finds himself drawn to his old enemy, Elizabeth, but instead finds himself drawn to her.  The only problem is, he has no idea how to beat her rich boyfriend.

Will Gordy ever find love?  Find out in this classic by Mary Downing Hahn.

The Daughters Break the Rules

Daughters Rule Number Six: Never talk to the press about your parents.  When Carina Jurgensen leaks a story the shows her billionaire father as a money loving jerk; she breaks that rule big time!  When her dad leaves her $20 and a metro-card Carina takes a job as a party planner for New York's Silver Snowflake Ball, to get some extra cash. Carina finds out that the party committee expects favors and freebies from her dad's A-list connections, a choice must be made: Does she get real about her downgraded status, or pretend she's still the ultimate heiress?

The Cupcake Queen

I would give Cupcake Queen a 4-star review.  I would recommend this book to teenage girls who have any kind of interest in cooking & making friendships last.  I had an immediate connection to the main character (Peggy) because I love cooking & my favorite thing to bake in the kitchen is of course "cupcakes"!  I even strive to be a bakery chef one day---This will put smiles on not only littles ones faces but faces of all ages!!

Deep Down Popular

I would totally recommend this book!  I enjoyed it because the character is going through what most 6th grade girls go through with liking boys.  This book is about a girl named Jessie Lou who has been in love with a boy named Conrad Smith.  conrad Smith hurts his leg and Jessie Lou has to help him come home from school everyday.  Jessie Lou soon becomes friends with him.  She is grateful to the leg brace that Conrad has to wear.  But is it right to?  I enjoyed this book!  You should read it too!


Crank is the first book in a series about a girl named Kristina, who takes a walk with the monster, and becomes hooked.  Her alter-ego, Bri, takes hold of her life, and, paired with the monster, destroys everything Kristina worked so hard to build up.  I would definitely recommend this title, and enjoyed reading this book because it really shows how drugs can really mess up a person's life, and how even one time can get you hooked.  How does Kristina fix all the broken pieces?  Find out when you read Crank.

Dream of Night

This book has great moral and the chracters were cool.  In the story a girl that is messed up, is sent to a farm in Kentucky, where also, an abused race horse is sent.  The book has the story from all of the casts point of view.  Night-only remembers tough handling  Shiloh-only lies and mistreatment  Jessalyn-the need to make kids and horses right

Moving Day

Allie has to move from her old house, school, and friends.  However she creates a few problems.  To make sure she won't be leaving.

I enjoyed reading this book.  I thought Allie's tricks were funny.  My favorite trick was when she hid her "for sale" sign.

I would recommend this book to my friends.

The Poison Apples

The Poison Apples was a very good book, and I would totally recommend it.  The book drew me in to the point of tears and staying up into the late hours of the night.  It contained very likeable characters, hateable antagonists, romance, laughts, and everything in between.  I was very pleased with the ending, which portrayed a message we all need to remember: not everyone is what they appear to be.