Title: Clementine and the Family Meeting
Author: Sara Pennypacker
Publisher: Hyperion Book CH
Clementine sees a note on the fridge which means that there is going to be a Family Meeting. She is scared that she has been mean to her brother and is going to get in trouble or that she has ate too much junk food lately. Clementine thinks that they are getting a new gorilla or something. It turns out, that they are getting a new addition to their family, a baby. Clementine doesn't like that idea. Then there will be five family members and there is only four seats at the table. Clementine wants it to stay four in their family. Does Clementine accept the baby or not? Read the book to find out.
I think this is a good book. It's super funny. It is an easy quick read.
- Title: Perfect
- Author: Natasha Friend
- Publisher: Milkweed Editions
- Pages: 232
Isabelle’s(Isabelle is 13) sister catches her throwing up her dinner one night and tattles to their mother, Isabelle finds herself spending every Wednesday evening at an eating disorder support group. When Ashley Barnum, the most popular girl in Isabelle’s class, shows up at group one evening, Isabelle starts to think that maybe “perfect” isn’t so perfect after all. Isabelle starts to leave her friends in the lunch room to go sit with Ashley and all of Ashley’s friends. Isabelle starts spending a lot of time with Ashely. Isabelle’s dad has passed away and her mother is crying all the time. Her younger sister is so annoying to Isabelle. I enjoyed reading this book. I think teens can relate to it very easy. It is a must read!