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Staff reads by maryjane16
Thursday, April 8, 2010, 10:00 am
Filed under: Book Review, children, Libraries, senior, teen | Tags: , , ,

Looking for a good fiction book? Here are some staff recommendations of fiction books that we’ve enjoyed:

                                                    Children

The Mouse and the Motorcycle by Beverly Cleary

Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson

Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt

Canned by Alex Shearer

Teens

Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher

Jumping Off Swings by Johanna Knowles

The Princess Bride : S. Morgenstern’s classic tale of true love and high adventure / the “good parts” version, abridged by William Goldman

Along for the Ride by Sarah Dessen

This Lullaby by Sarah Dessen

Looking for Alaska by John Green

Paper Towns by John Green

The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros

Adults

Burmese Days by George Orwell

The Help by Katherine Stockett

No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy

Up at the Villa by W. Somerset Maugham

The Painted Veil by W. Somerset Maugham

The Last Song by Nicholas Sparks

The Bonesetter’s Daughter by Amy Tan

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