My Favorite Books!
Some old favorites, some new, some all-time favorites. Feel free to comment some recommendations!   Print this list Print this list

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Cover Art: No flying in the house.
No flying in the house.
I don't remember much about this book. I just remember loving it so much that as soon as I finished it I started it again.
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Cover Art: Magic in my shoes.
Magic in my shoes.
Really good. This author is amazing.
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Cover Art: The wolves of Willoughby Chase.
The wolves of Willoughby Chase.
Aiken, Joan, 1924-2004
Amazing, amazing book. Who cares if it is labled as a children's book? It is one of the best children's books I have ever read.
Children's Fiction AIKEN
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Cover Art: The book of three /
The book of three /
Alexander, Lloyd.
An awesome, suspenseful book that you are going to want to read!
Children's Fiction ALEXAND
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Cover Art: The rope trick /
The rope trick /
Alexander, Lloyd.
This is a really good book. Lloyd Alexander is an awesome writer!
Children's Fiction ALEXANDER
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Cover Art: The Penderwicks : a summer tale of four sisters, two rabbits, and a very interes
The Penderwicks : a summer tale of four sisters, two rabbits, and a very interes
Birdsall, Jeanne.
Everyone needs to read this book! It is so funny and the way the author writes just makes want to keep on reading. I have read all three, and I heard she will be writing more. So I am excited for those..
Children's Fiction BIRDSAL
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Cover Art: Avalon High /
Avalon High /
Cabot, Meg
This book was awesome! I flew through it. I could not put it down! For some reason I've always been kind of prejudiced towards Meg Cabot and though of her as some author who writes light, fluffy, princess books (you know the kind). But holey crapamoley this book proved me W-R-O-N-G! I enjoyed it so much! You have to read this book!
Teen Fiction CABOT
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Cover Art: I'd tell you I love you, but then I'd have to kill you /
I'd tell you I love you, but then I'd have to kill you /
Carter, Ally.
This series just keeps getting better and better. Even if you thought that this first book was okay, you still need to read the rest. These books are just ssooo amazing!! There's suspense and romance, they're just amazing!
Teen Fiction CARTER
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Cover Art: The Selection /
The Selection /
Cass, Kiera
Omigosh! This book was so good! I literally flew through it. Read it, read it right now!
Teen Fiction CASS
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Cover Art: Forgive my fins /
Forgive my fins /
Childs, Tera Lynn.
This is probably one of the best, best, best, best, BESTEST books I have EVER read. No joke. I litterally read it in a day. I COULD NOT PUT IT DOWN!!! Even if you don't like mermaids, you HAVE TO READ THIS BOOK!
Teen Fiction CHILDS
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Cover Art: Murder on the Orient Express : a Hercule Poirot mystery /
Murder on the Orient Express : a Hercule Poirot mystery /
Christie, Agatha, 1890-1976
This is a really great mystery book. At the beginning, it took me a while to get into it, but after the first few chapters, it's amazing. The ending was surprising and the plot was intriguing. An overall great read that I would recommend to mystery fans!
Adult Fiction CHRISTI
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Cover Art: Fifteen /
Fifteen /
Cleary, Beverly
Very cute romance. I didn't know Beverly Cleary wrote teen books. Guess she does.
Children's Fiction CLEARY
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Cover Art: The Hunger Games /
The Hunger Games /
Collins, Suzanne
Great book. 13 and up though. This whole series is really, really good.
Teen Fiction COLLINS
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Cover Art: Matched /
Matched /
Condie, Allyson Braithwaite
The Matched trilogy is sooo good! I love, love, love these books. I would recommend these books anyone who enjoyed The Giver. The romance is awesome, the writing is fantastic. I just ADORE this book!!!
Teen Fiction CONDIE
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Cover Art: Along for the ride : a novel /
Along for the ride : a novel /
Dessen, Sarah
So cute! Must romance novels are cheesy but this one wasn't. Highly, highly recommend.
Teen Fiction DESSEN
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Cover Art: What happened to goodbye /
What happened to goodbye /
Dessen, Sarah
Really cute romance and well set up plot. Sarah Dessen is an amazing author!
Teen Fiction DESSEN
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Cover Art: Entwined /
Entwined /
Dixon, Heather, 1982-
Amazing, amazing, amazing. It was actually kind of eerie. Wonderful romance and brilliant characters. I was rather sad to find out Heather Dixon hasn’t written any other books.
Teen Fiction DIXON
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Cover Art: The shadow of the bear : a fairy tale retold /
The shadow of the bear : a fairy tale retold /
Doman, Regina.
This book was amazing! The sequel Black as Night was even better! You need to read this series!
Teen Fiction DOMAN
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Cover Art: The secret language of girls /
The secret language of girls /
Dowell, Frances O'Roark.
This book was really cute. I highly recommend it to all girls.
Children's Fiction DOWELL
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Cover Art: The city of Ember /
The city of Ember /
DuPrau, Jeanne
A great read! I would recommend this book to people who like futuristic books.
Children's Fiction DUPRAU
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Cover Art: The Thief Lord /
The Thief Lord /
Funke, Cornelia Caroline
The Thief Lord is about two orphan boys, who are brothers, whose parents died. Their mean aunt and uncle only want to adopt the youngest of the two, Bo. Prosper, the older brother, and Bo don’t want to be separated so they run away to Venice, Italy. Once in Venice they join a group of orphans/ “thieves”. The leader of the group, Scipio, calls himself the Thief Lord and, so the other orphans think, is an expert at pulling off heists. Meanwhile Prosper and Bo’s aunt and uncle have discovered the boys are in Venice and hire a detective to look for them. It's a really good book and great for all ages. Highly recommend.
Children's Fiction FUNKE
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Cover Art: Dragon slippers /
Dragon slippers /
George, Jessica Day, 1976-
Awesomely epic in an epic awesome way.
Children's Fiction GEORGE
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Cover Art: Ruby red /
Ruby red /
Gier, Kerstin
Read this book a while ago and never really finished the series. But I remember this book being really good. There's time traveling and romance. I would recommend ages 12+
Teen Fiction GIER
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Cover Art: Dangerous /
Dangerous /
Hale, Shannon
Really exciting and action-packed read! This book was soo good!!! Great for sci-fi fans.
Teen Fiction HALE
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Cover Art: The goose girl /
The goose girl /
Hale, Shannon
Very romantic suspensful read. I recommend it.
Teen Fiction
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Cover Art: Princess Academy /
Princess Academy /
Hale, Shannon
Very good book; highly recommend!! Also, the sequel, Palace of Stone, is really good.
Children's Fiction HALE
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Cover Art: Violet wings /
Violet wings /
Hanley, Victoria
At first I was a little skeptical about reading this book 'cause it's about fairies, but this book is incredible. Go. Read it. NOW!!!
Children's Fiction HANLEY
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Cover Art: Turtle in paradise /
Turtle in paradise /
Holm, Jennifer L.
Very cute book. You've got to read it! Jennifer L. Holm is a great author.
Children's Fiction HOLM
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Cover Art: Ella enchanted /
Ella enchanted /
Levine, Gail Carson.
A twist on Cinderella. Ella is so funny, the romance is so perfectly played, and this is just an overall great book. I highly recommend.
Children's Fiction LEVINE
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Cover Art: The two princesses of Bamarre /
The two princesses of Bamarre /
Levine, Gail Carson.
Wonderfully wonderful. Put down everything you are doing at this moment and go get this book!
Children's Fiction LEVINE
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Cover Art: Fairest /
Fairest /
Levine, Gail Carson.
I loved it. Amazing.
Children's Fiction LEVINE
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Cover Art: The silver chair /
The silver chair /
Lewis, C. S. 1898-1963
Definitely my favorite book in The Chronicles of Narnia. I don’t really remember it, but I do know I loved it!
Children's Fiction LEWIS
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Cover Art: The lion, the witch, and the wardrobe /
The lion, the witch, and the wardrobe /
Lewis, C. S. 1898-1963
Children's Fiction LEWIS
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Cover Art: The treachery of beautiful things /
The treachery of beautiful things /
Long, Ruth Frances, 1971-
It's safe to say that this is my absolute, favorite book of all time. You HAVE to read this book. It's a must. I put off reading this book for so long, but honestly this book is incredible, fantastic, awesome, and amazing. The romance is gorgeous and everything is so perfect and finished in the end. I've never, ever read a book that made me feel this way. It's so amazing. You've got to read The Treachery of Beautiful Things.
Teen Fiction LONG
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Cover Art: The giver /
The giver /
Lowry, Lois.
If you haven't read this book already, that's weird. Go pick it up 'cause you won't regret it!
Children's Fiction LOWRY
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Cover Art: Gossamer /
Gossamer /
Lowry, Lois.
really cute. I recommend to fantasy lovers
Children's Fiction LOWRY
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Cover Art: 11 birthdays /
11 birthdays /
Mass, Wendy, 1967-
I really enjoyed reading this book. It was funny, it was cute, and the friendship was adorable. I read the entire Willow Falls series and I would recommend all of them. But this book is my favorite of the series and, if you read it, you don't have to read the rest. Really good, I highly recommend.
Children's Fiction MASS
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Cover Art: Beauty : a retelling of the story of Beauty & the beast /
Beauty : a retelling of the story of Beauty & the beast /
McKinley, Robin.
One of my favorite authors. This book was a bit slow moving, but I'm not very patient and I loved it.
Children's Nonfiction BookPZ8.M1793Be
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Cover Art: Spindle's end /
Spindle's end /
McKinley, Robin.
Teen Fiction MCKINLE
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Cover Art: The hero and the crown /
The hero and the crown /
McKinley, Robin.
An amazing read!! I really recommend Robin McKinley to all you fantasy lovers.
Children's Fiction MCKINLE
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Cover Art: Ellie's chance to dance /
Ellie's chance to dance /
Moss, Alexandra.
I've probably re-read this series, what, three times now? This series was one of my absolute favorites when I was younger. Being an aspiring ballerina and all. I wouldn't recommend this series to tweens or teens. But for kids 10 and younger, these books are super good!
Children's Fiction MOSS
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Cover Art: The false prince /
The false prince /
Nielsen, Jennifer A.
Love, love, love this book! I recommend it to all you adventure loving readers.
Teen Fiction NIELSEN
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Cover Art: Bridge to Terabithia /
Bridge to Terabithia /
Paterson, Katherine.
It was so sad, but so good! I read it when I was younger and didn't really get some of it, but now I totally understand! So even if it's a childrens' book, I would really, REALLY recommend it to teens. Litterally one of my favorite books of all time.
Children's Fiction PATERSO
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Cover Art: Where the red fern grows : the story of two dogs and a boy /
Where the red fern grows : the story of two dogs and a boy /
Rawls, Wilson.
A very heart-warming book that everyone must read. I don't care if you hate dogs, read it.
Teen Fiction RAWLS
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Cover Art: The lost hero /
The lost hero /
Riordan, Rick
I adored this book! It kept me up all night and I could not put it down! I loved the new characters and really liked getting to know them. The adventure was awesome, like they always are, and so suspenseful. If you liked the PJO series, you should definitely pick this up!
Children's Fiction RIORDAN
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Cover Art: The red pyramid /
The red pyramid /
Riordan, Rick
Very good series. Maybe not as good as the Percy Jackson series, but you should still read it! After all, anything Rick Riordan writes is amazing, correct?
Children's Fiction RIORDAN
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Cover Art: The lightning thief /
The lightning thief /
Riordan, Rick
An awesome friend of mine recommended this book to me. She is defenitely one of my very best friends.
Children's Fiction RIORDAN
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Cover Art: The water sprites /
The water sprites /
Rodda, Emily
This is the only book in this series that Hennepin library has, but the first book is The Charm Bracelet. This series is sooo good. I remember loving it and re-reading it thousands of times! You should totally read this series!
Children's Fiction RODDA
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Cover Art: Divergent /
Divergent /
Roth, Veronica
Really, really, really good. Sooooo amazing, you have to read.
Teen Fiction
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Cover Art: The alchemyst /
The alchemyst /
Scott, Michael, 1959-
AAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!! READ THIS BOOK!!!
Teen Fiction SCOTT
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Cover Art: The mysterious Benedict Society /
The mysterious Benedict Society /
Stewart, Trenton Lee
Best series ever!!! Very clever, funny, and all-around amazing!
Children's Fiction STEWART
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Cover Art: The mysterious Benedict society : Mr. Benedict's book of perplexing puzzles, elu
The mysterious Benedict society : Mr. Benedict's book of perplexing puzzles, elu
Stewart, Trenton Lee
Children's Nonfiction BookGV1493 .S813 2011
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Cover Art: Breadcrumbs /
Breadcrumbs /
Ursu, Anne.
This book is a retelling of the story The Snow Queen. If you liked the movie Frozen I highly recommend this book! It was really great, my first book of Anne Ursu's. You should read this!
Children's Fiction URSU
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Cover Art: Flipped /
Flipped /
Van Draanen, Wendelin
Cute, I really liked it. But the ending was kind of abrupt. It's a really light, easy read and it's really short. Really good, I recommend it.
Teen Fiction VAN DRA
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Cover Art: The borrowed house /
The borrowed house /
Van Stockum, Hilda, 1908-2006.
I loved it! Best historical fiction I have read!
Children's Fiction VAN STO
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Cover Art: The chaos of stars /
The chaos of stars /
White, Kiersten
I loved this book so much!!! I could not put it down. Egyptian mythology is kind of confusing, but this book didn't make it confusing. I really recommend it!
Teen Fiction WHITE
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Cover Art: Mind games /
Mind games /
White, Kiersten
This book was sooo good! It had me hooked from beginning to end. The plot was so confusing, but really interesting! The characters were great and had a lot of depth to them. Kiersten White is definitely one of my favorite, favorite authors! I can't wait to read the next book in the series!
Teen Fiction WHITE
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