Teen Services Librarian
Jen Petro-Roy
978-256-5521 x125

Chelmsford Public Library 25 Boston Road
Chelmsford, MA 01824
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What Has Jen Been Reading?

Jen's books

tagged: ya and 2015
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda
tagged: 2014, arc, ebook, and ya
Speaker for the Dead
tagged: ya and 2015


48 Hour Book Challenge — Book 5

5 things I loved about Book 5 — Sweethearts by Sara Zarr:

1. Jennifer/Jenna– a young girl/woman becoming aware of her own bravery and strength.

2. Jenna and Cameron’s indescribable friendship–borne out of hardship and love.

3. Cameron’s honesty and his ability to truly understand Jenna.

4. Favorite scene: two people sharing the quiet […]

48 Hour Book Challenge — T-5 Hours!

I only have 5 hours left so I’m going to make this short and sweet!

Book 3 — Dramarama by E. Lockhart

5 things I loved:

1. Sadye!

2. Summer Love

3. Summer Camp

4. Music

5. Drama

Book 4 — The Batboy by Mike Lupica

5 things I loved:

1. Baseball

2. Reading […]

Book 2 — 48 Hour Book Challenge

Finished Book 2 (and all my necessary chores/errands for the day) and am about halfway through Book 3.

Here’s the 5 things I loved about Raven Summer by David Almond (a.k.a. Book 2):

1. Powerful family dynamics, involving supportive parents and an imaginative teen.

2. Beautiful depictions of damaged teens who are never defined […]

Book 1 — 48 Hour Book Challenge

Book 1 is complete!

I just finished Sarah Dessen’s novel Along for the Ride and it was wonderful!

In the interest of time (and finishing more books), I’m going to write a list of 5 reasons I loved this book and wait until Monday to post a formal review (with links to the catalog).


48 Hour Book Challenge

For the next 48 hours I will be reading & blogging about teen fiction. I will also be eating, sleeping and running a few errands–but, aside from that it’s all books all the time!

I’ll check in after I’ve finished my first book!

If you have a blog and want to participate in the […]