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Sarah, a teen with a port-wine stain and body image issues, is abducted, and must find a way to rescue herself.

“Powerful. I raced through it, wanting to know if Sarah would find a way to escape both her captor and her self-doubts. A real nail-biter!“
- April Henry, NY Times bestselling author of The Girl Who Was Supposed to Die

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Kendra must face her past and stop hurting herself--before it's too late.

Awards: #1 in the Top 10 ALA Quick Picks, ALA's Rainbow List, a Governor General Literary Award Finalist, Staff Pick for Teaching Tolerance.

Yes, it's my own arm on the cover of SCARS.

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Caitlyn, a telepath in a world where having any paranormal power at all can kill her, must decide between saving herself or saving the world.

Awards: A finalist for the Monica Hughes Award for Science Fiction and Fantasy, and the Ruth and Sylvia Schwartz Award.

PARALLEL VISIONS book cover

Kate sees visions of the future--but only when she has an asthma attack. When she "sees" her sister being beaten, and a schoolmate killing herself, Kate must trigger more attacks--but that could kill her.

Awards: 2013 Gold Winner, Wise Bear Digital Awards, YA Paranormal category.

STAINED book cover

Sarah, a teen with a port-wine stain and body image issues, is abducted, and must find a way to rescue herself.

“Powerful. I raced through it, wanting to know if Sarah would find a way to escape both her captor and her self-doubts. A real nail-biter!“
- April Henry, NY Times bestselling author of The Girl Who Was Supposed to Die

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Great Middle Grade Books
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All book reviews on this site are written and revised by Cheryl Rainfield.


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A

Anne Akers Johnson (Origami), (Cat's Cradle)
Anne Mazer (Sister Magic: Violet Takes the Cake)
Avi (The End of the Beginning: Being the Adventures of a Small Snail (and an Even Smaller Ant))



C

Christopher Hart (Xtreme Art: Ultimate Book of Trace-and-Draw Manga)



D

Dean Lorey (Nightmare Academy)



E

Elizabeth Cody Kimmel (Suddenly Supernatural: School Spirit)



I

Ingrid Lee (Dog Lost), (Dog Lost)



K

Kate Klimo (The Dragon in the Sock Drawer: Dragon Keepers #1)



L

Liam O'Donnell (Wild Ride: A Graphic Guide Adventure)
Lois Duncan (Hotel for Dogs)



M

MAC (Anna Smudge: Professional Shrink)



V

Vivian Vande Velde (Smart Dog)

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