Jan 20 21:02

Moon at Nine

author: 
Ellis, Deborah

reviewdate: 
Jan 20 2015
isn: 
9781927485576
Jan 19 22:41

Cup of Water Under My Bed, a

author: 
Hernández, Daisy

Hernández recounts childhood, coming-of-age, coming out, and coming to terms with her family. Like other child-of-immigrants stories, this one is about a child set up to leave her family behind.

reviewdate: 
Jan 18 2015
isn: 
978-0-8070-1448-6
Jan 17 13:55

Young Elites, the

author: 
Lu, Marie

reviewdate: 
Jan 16 2015
isn: 
9780698171725
Jan 17 13:41

In the Age of Love and Chocolate

author: 
Zevin, Gabrielle

When you love the first book of a trilogy, but by the last you're meh.

Quotations: 

(Aside: How much of this book--nay, my life--have I spent "trying not to cry"? When I think of the wasted effort!)

reviewdate: 
Jan 12 2015
isn: 
978-0-374-38075-5
Jan 17 13:18

Far From You

author: 
Sharpe, Tess

When we meet Sophie Winters she's in rehab against her will and has survived a life-threatening car accident, addiction to painkillers related to the life-threatening car accident, and the murder of her best friend.

reviewdate: 
Jan 15 2014
isn: 
978-142318462-1
Jan 11 18:07

The Library of Congress recognizes Rape in universities and colleges

Highlights from the December 2014 SACO editorial meeting and LCSH monthly list.


Photo from a demo against campus rape culture at Columbia University, from Carry That Weight blog.

Jan 11 16:31

Station Eleven

author: 
Mandel, Emily St. John

It took me a little while to get into this post-pandemic novel, but once I was in it, I was uncomfortably in the lonely world where only .6% of the population survives a flu outbreak. I'm still not getting a flu shot, btw.

reviewdate: 
Jan 8 2015
isn: 
978-0-385-35331-1
Jan 11 15:30

Accordions, Animals, & Anarchy: A to Z in Words & Pictures

author: 
rasmussen, debbie

My sweet friend debbie's NaNoWriMo project was to finish projects like this wonderful abecedary zine. She draws animals to illustrate some of her favorite things.

reviewdate: 
Jan 4 2015