Books4Hearts – Book Reviews: “The After Life” by Daniel Ehrenhaft

Thursday, May 5, 2011 “The After Life” by Daniel Ehrenhaft “I do,” Will said. He tried to ignore the curious stares. So. The family reunion was complete. Mental note: Start taking meds again. Also, ask Dr. Brown why brain always short-circuits anad makes me talk like a retard during “major turning points.”“Hey, sorry about your […]

Books4Hearts – Book Reviews: “Boy Meets Boy” by David Levithan

Tuesday, May 3, 2011 “Boy Meets Boy” by David Levithan “GUESS WHAT!” I said. She jumped, then tried to pretend she hadn’t been surprised. Since she didn’t closer her book-she only marked the page with her finger-I knew I didn’t have mch time.“What?” she asked.“I’m gay!”Paul, a sophmore at a school where the cheerleaders ride […]

Books4Hearts – Book Reviews: “The Truth about Forever” by Sarah Dessen

Saturday, March 19, 2011 “The Truth about Forever” by Sarah Dessen “Macy’s summer stretches before her, carefully planned and outlined. She will spend her days sitting at the library information desk. She will spend her evenings studying for the SATs. Spare time will be used to help her obsessive mother prepare for the big opening […]

Books4Hearts – Book Reviews: June 2010

Saturday, June 26, 2010 Into the Wild Nerd Yonder (My Life on the Dork Side) by Julie Halpern “You know,” I say, “with Chloe Romano as your homecoming date, you could be homecoming king.” Barrett lets out a scream of terror.Jessie isn’t exactly a nerd. Well, she is a little. She’s a self professed “mathelete”, […]

Books4Hearts – Book Reviews: September 2010

Tuesday, September 21, 2010 How to Say Goodbye in Robot by Natalie Standiford Ghost Boy: Nighty-night, Robot Girl.Robot Girl: Nighty-night.Ghost Boy is a liar, liar liar liar, I thought drowsily as I drifted off to sleep. He does too want a friend. Even if she is a little stiff. That night I dreamed of bridges […]

Books4Hearts – Book Reviews: November 2010

Thursday, November 18, 2010 Write Naked by Peter Gould She has to think for a minute, whether to tell me or not. Then she does. “You’re in it.”“In what?”“In my tracking journal. You’re an entry.”Oh, great. She was stalking me.Victor is a pretty regular sixteen year old, just trying to live “under the radar.” He […]

Books4Hearts – Book Reviews: April 2010

Friday, April 30, 2010 Sovay by Celia Rees ‘I have another matter,’ he said eventually. ‘Do you know this man?’ pushed over the slip of paper that Leon had given him. ‘Yes.’ Fernand studied it. ‘He’s a journalist. Used to work for Marat’s scandal sheet. Specializes in lies and slander. if he can’t find anything, […]