The History of Books

  • American Eyes: New Asian-American Short Stories Author: Lori M. Carlson

    American Eyes: New Asian-American Short Stories Author: Lori M. Carlson
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    This book is full of different kinds of stories. Written by ten young Asian-American authors. It’s full of what it’s like to live in two distinct worlds. The positives impacts and the negative impacts of living in an American society, and what it’s like to be different. This book was published in 1996 for everyone to read.
  • King's Shadow Author: Alder, Elizabeth

    King's Shadow Author: Alder, Elizabeth
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    Evyns dream is to become a writer. No matter what, he will try his hardest to accomplish his dream. Evyn faced many cruel things from getting orphaned to losing his tongue, Evyn still try’s hard. He is a personal companion of a king. This book is full of crazy twists of fate and adventure. Published in 1996 this book is a keeper.
  • Top Teen Books

    Top Teen Books
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    It’s been so many years since I was born and it’s been even more years since books have been written. I am going to write about some popular teen books. Starting from 1996 to 2014, let’s see what popular books are out there.
  • A Girl Named Disaster Author: Farmer Nancy

    A Girl Named Disaster Author: Farmer Nancy
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    What if your name meant disaster? An African girl named Nahmo’s name means disaster in the language Shona. Nahmo’s lived in a Shona village in Mozambique for the first 11 years of her life. She lives with her relatives, and they treat her like a drudge. Sadly the only people she has left are her relatives. Her mom died and her dad abandoned her when she was a toddler...
  • A Girl Named Disaster Author: Farmer Nancy

    A Girl Named Disaster Author: Farmer Nancy
    Nahmo doesn’t want to live with her relatives, so she leaves in a boat to find her father’s family. On this long journey she overcomes many obstacles and tasks. Will she be able to find her father? Read this book published in 1997 to find out.
  • Cuckoo's Child Author: Freeman, Suzanne

    Cuckoo's Child Author: Freeman, Suzanne
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    Don’t you want to have a normal family and live a normal life? Mia Veery wishes to have been born in a normal family, because she finds her family is weird and unusual. She is a fierce and funny character in the book. I wonder what happens to Mia and her family. I bet you do to. This book was published in 1997, and it’s out in there waiting for you to read it.
  • Bone Dance Author: Brooks, Martha

    Bone Dance Author: Brooks, Martha
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    Life is full of surprises. Alexandera’s father death was one of the biggest surprise for her. Actually I have been mistaken, the biggest surprise for Alexandera was the existence of her father. In this amazing book, published in 1998, Alexandera’s father’s legacy remains a mystery. Read this book to find out what happens next.
  • The Maze Author: Hobbs, Will

    The Maze Author: Hobbs, Will
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    Lost in the middle of nowhere. Surrounded by deep sandstone canyons. Fourteen year old Rick Walker is alone. He is desperate and courageous. Rick travels further through the maze of canyons, and stumbles intoa remote camp, and meets a biologist. He learns such things he will never speak of again, and is soon on a journey to save a dear friend. He will tell us about such an adventure full of bravery and courage.
  • Needles Author: Dominick, Andie

    Needles Author: Dominick, Andie
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    Growing up with Diabetes is not easy. It is tragic and painful. Giving stuffed animals needles is easy, but getting used to living a life where you have to give yourself two needles a day is horrible and hard. Dominik writes a memorial of growing up with Diabetes. This tragic but hopeful book was published in 2000, and is a heartbreaking tale.
  • Hope was Here Author: Bauer, Joan

    Hope was Here Author: Bauer, Joan
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    In this thrilling book by Joan Bauer, Hope and her aunt move to Wisconsin. They take over a business at a dinner. Then things get crazy, the previous owner of the dinner G.T. decides to run as mayor. Hope and her aunt get involved in G.T.’s campaign. This book was published in 2001, and is full of heart and charm.
  • All That Remains Author: Brooks, Bruce

    All That Remains Author: Brooks, Bruce
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    Published in 2002, this book is full of different stories. The stories are astonishing and amazing. From a beloved aunt dying from AIDS to a girl that refuses to take of her backpack. These books teach us important lessons. They contain humor, and lots of variety of adventure. I hope you visit the library soon, because this book is waiting to be read.
  • Revenge of the Whale Author: Philbrick, Nathaniel

    Revenge of the Whale Author: Philbrick, Nathaniel
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    Ahoy! We are on a voyage reading this book. Sailing through the seas. Published in 2003, Philibrik creates a book on sea. Sailing through the wide sea we are hit by splashes of adventure and fun. Not to mention lost lives. All thanks to a sperm whale. Lost in the pacific we reach for shore. Luckily we’ve survived this adventure and can get back to reading Revenge of the Whale!
  • Keeper of the Night Author: Kimberly Willis

    Keeper of the Night Author: Kimberly Willis
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    It’s hard to live without your mother. She’s the one person in this world that understands you completely. Isabella’s likes to imagine her mother died peacefully, only because she doesn’t know the truth. Isabelle struggles with life, and yearns to know the truth. -Because some wounds can't heal until the truth has finally been spoken.
  • Twilight Author Stephanie Myer

    Twilight Author Stephanie Myer
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    From all the places in the world Bella’s dad lives in Forks. One of the coldest places in the U.S. Bellas’s life seems miserable, until she meets the Cullens. Edward Cullen changes Bella’s life. Bella suspects something odd about him, despite his perfection. She is determined to find out what dark secrets are behind the perfect pale face of Edward. This book was published in 2005 and is also in THEATERS.
  • The Last Apprentice: Revenge of the Witch Author: Delaney, Joseph

    The Last Apprentice: Revenge of the Witch Author: Delaney, Joseph
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    It’s all up to Thomas. He’s the only one left. Twenty-nine apprentices have failed. Only Thomas is left. Old Gregory has been the spook for years, but his time is coming to an end. It’s all up to Thomas…
  • The Road of the Dead Author: Brooks, Kevin

    The Road of the Dead Author: Brooks, Kevin
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    A 19 year old girl has been killed. Her brothers are out to look for her murder. The boys each have unique and different personalities. Join them in their adventure in this book published in 2007.
  • The Hunger Games Author: Suzanne Collins

    The Hunger Games Author: Suzanne Collins
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    16 year old Katniss is a resident of district 12. Every year all the districts compete in the hunger games. A boy and girl are picked each year in the reaping and are told to fight to death. At the annual reaping Katniss’s sister is called out. Katniss volunteers to go herself and fight in the Hunger Games. She is accompanied by Peeta in this adventurous book published in 2008.
  • The London Eye Mystery Author: Dowd, Siobhan

    The London Eye Mystery Author: Dowd, Siobhan
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    Ted and Kat are siblings. They are watching Salim get on board the London Eye. They watch him get into the pod and rise into the air. After about 5 minutes his pod is coming down. Ted and Kat approach his pod and look for him. Everyone exists but Ted and Kat don’t see Salim. Ted and Kat work together to solve the London Eye mystery in this terrific book published in 2009.
  • The Great Wide Sea Author: Herlong, M.H

    The Great Wide Sea Author: Herlong, M.H
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    Ben, Dylan, and Gerry are sailing across the ocean. They are on a boat. Their father decided they should go on a yearlong trip on the sea. One morning they wake up and find their father is missing. They are lost and their father is nowhere to be seen. This book was published in 2010 and is a great novel to read.
  • Divergent Author: Veronica Roth

    Divergent Author: Veronica Roth
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    Beatrice’s society is divided into five fractions. Candor (are the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful), and Erudite (the intelligent). When Beatrice turns 16 she has to choose which fraction she will devote the rest of her life. Beatrice’s choice really surprises everyone. Beatrice must learn how to live in the fraction she has chosen.
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    The Fault in Our Stars Author: John Green

    Infromation From: Not every book has a happy ending. Hazel’s story is a story with no end. Her book is written only to go on and on. Hazel has cancer. She knows her life will end unexpectedly. She spends the days she has reading An Imperial Infliction over and over again. Watching America’s Top Next Model, and doing absolutely nothing. Her life sucks, but then she meets Augustus. After meeting Augustus her story is about to be rewritten.
  • Conclusion

    Conclusion
    Picture LinkThere are many people who don’t know how to read. Honestly I don’t know how I would live without reading. The way a book is written fascinates me, but reading the book is the best part. Over the years many authors have did a great job in writing their own stories. From mysteries to heartbreaking tales there are many books out there to read. It’s time you go and find yourself a new novel to read. I hope to see you at the library!
    Goof-Proofed by Shealyn, and my Aunt