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Monday, August 23, 2010

August: Postergirlz Recommended Reads


Did you love Tell Me a Secret? Are you looking for more stories of sisters and self-respect? Check out these additional postergirlz recommends. They are perfect companion reads!

Fiction
Jumping Off Swings
by Jo Knowles
For Keeps by Natasha Friend
The Sky is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson
Borrowed Light by Anna Fienberg
The Year My Sister Got Lucky by Aimee Friedman
The Secret Year by Jennifer Hubbard

Non-Fiction
S.E.X: The All-You-Need-To-Know Progressive Sexuality Guide to Get
You Through High School and College by Heather Corinna

4 comments:

Melissa Walker said...

Love this list!

Lauren said...

I can't stress how much I loved The Sky is Everywhere. Seriously, amazing. I need to get all of these other books now!

holly cupala said...

A fantastic list - many I haven't read, so I'm excited to add them to my TBR stacks! Thank you, postergirlz, for all of the thought you put into these.

Lorie Ann Grover said...

Thanks, postergirlz! The slideshow in the sidebar is cracking me up a bit..the postergirlz recommend SEX. Teehee.