Cecilton Branch

RECOMMENDATIONS

Some Kind of Happiness

Posted June 2, 2017

Finley Hart has a secret: she has blue days. Sometimes she feels like she can’t breathe, can’t feel, can’t ever be happy and it’s all her fault. So Finley fills journals with stories of the Everwood; a magical land in which sh…

read more

Book Scavenger

Posted April 27, 2017

Emily is tired of moving. Each time she moves, she has to make new friends and now her older brother wants nothing to do with her. It seems like the only constant in her life is the awesome online game called “Book Scavenger” in which pla…

read more

Saving Lucas Biggs

Posted April 7, 2017

This story begins with Margaret in 2014 whose father has just been given the death penalty. Her dad is a ‘whistle-blower’ and is convicted of crimes he of course didn’t commit. How can Margaret possibly fight a larger-than-life comp…

read more

Black Chalk.

Posted February 24, 2017

An NPR Best Book of 2015, this book is not one I would normally read. I savor scary novels and from the very short description on the back of the book it enticed me. Little did I know that I was in for a much more intense psychological game that once…

read more

Wonder show

Posted January 26, 2017

Portia is left behind when her family begins going away one by one in search of new opportunities to escape their impoverished circumstances. They are soon followed by her father and Portia is cared for by her disagreeable aunt who eventually washes …

read more

View All Recommendations

LISTS

PuzzlemaniaPosted May 19, 2009
Journeys of the Mind: FictionPosted March 30, 2011

View All Lists