In Mary Amato's Get Happy, a ukulele-playing teen tries to reconnect wtih the father who abandoned her (before she bought the ukulele).
Entries tagged: ChicagoBook ReportThere's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom! Book ReportThere's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom!
What does it mean when the best part of your life happened when you were too young to even remember it?
From comedy clubs to hospital rooms, art imitates life in this romantic comedy based on a real-life courtship.
Jessie Ann Foley brings us Neighborhood Girls: the story of what happens when your father ruins your life. No, I mean, REALLY ruins your life.
Just another story about a transgender girl and her chubby Trekkie best buddy on a cross country road trip to crash a wedding.
Cocktails are magical. No, really. Cocktails are MAGICAL.
Deck the halls with Peter Gallagher's eyebrows, fa la la la la, la la la la!
Elizabeth Fama’s Plus One imagines a world divided, quite literally, by night and day.
Cutting the umbilical cord is harder than it looks.
BEA's first year in a different city just meant we fell in love with a new place.
Indiana from the Chicago FYA Book Club recaps this year's Worldcon!
Eight teens. A haunted house. Two guns. No, it's not the next reality show sensation. It's Ghosting, by Edith Pattou.
The 57 Lives of Alex Wayfare. I died in your arms tonight...see you in 2034.
James Klise's The Art of Secrets. Someone in this school is a thief. I don't want to point any fingers, but it was totally...
Margo Dill's Caught Between Two Curses. Fans of the Chicago Cubs are dying from a mysterious curse. You say that like it's a bad thing.
Brandon Sanderson's Steelheart is an action-packed thrill ride set in a future where supervillians rule the world.
A review of Leslie Stella's Permanent Record, a book about a bullied teen that Mandy will permanently remember.
In which our heroine, Darcy Jones, discovers that the power of invisibility isn't as great as Harry Potter makes it seem.