AUTHOR: Barbara DeePUBLISHER: AladdinLANGUAGE: EnglishDATE: 2017PRINTING: FirstPAGES: 277ISBN: 1481478486 PURCHASE on bookshop Star-Crossed by Barbara Dee Mattie is chosen to play Romeo opposite her crush in the eighth grade production of Shakespeare’s most beloved play in this Romeo and Juliet inspired novel from the author of Truth or Dare.Mattie, a star student and passionate reader, is … Continue reading Star-Crossed

Drum Roll, Please

AUTHOR: Lisa Jenn Bigelow PUBLISHER: HarperCollinsLANGUAGE: EnglishDATE: 2018PRINTING: FirstPAGES: 320ISBN: 0062791168 PURCHASE on bookshop Drum Roll, Please by Lisa Jenn Bigelow  Melly only joined the school band because her best friend, Olivia, begged her to. But to her surprise, quiet Melly loves playing the drums. It’s the only time she doesn’t feel like a mouse. Now, … Continue reading Drum Roll, Please


AUTHOR: Raina Telgemeier PUBLISHER: GraphixLANGUAGE: EnglishDATE: 2012PRINTING: FirstPAGES: 238ISBN: 0545326990 PURCHASE on bookshop DRAMA by Raina Telgemeier  PLACES, EVERYONE! Callie loves theater. And while she would totally try out for her middle school's production of Moon Over Mississippi, she can't really sing. Instead she's the set designer for the drama department stage crew, and this year she's … Continue reading DRAMA