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The Long Beach Public Library Summer Reading Club runs June 20 through August 8, 2015.
   Summer Reading 2015   
Thank you for participating in the Summer Reading Program!
Book Reviews
Title
Play Me
Author
Ruby Laura
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Title
Pack of Dorks
Author
Beth Vrabel
Review
this book is an attention catching story about a girl named Lucy who is trying to find her place. she does not enjoy the life she had a one of the "cool kids" but cannot imagine being seen with the dorks. Lucy figures out what it means to be a dork in this story, and it is nothing like she imagined  Library Catalog
Rating
4
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Title
Show Me the Honey
Author
Tish Rabe
Review
They go on an adventure. They made friendswith the bees. They ddressed up as bees to be able to see the honey.  Library Catalog
Rating
5
Title
D.W.'s Library Card
Author
Marc Brown
Review
I thought this is a cute story for my daughter who is just starting to get the idea of borrowing books from the library.  Library Catalog
Rating
5
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Title
Tempest
Author
Troy Denning
Review
Civil war, mother against son, brother against sister. A good read.  Library Catalog
Rating
4
Library Catalog
Title
Florence Nightingale
Author
Susan Aller
Review
The book was interesting. It shows that women can achieve great things. Despite her parents telling her no to a nursing job, she did it anyways and has become famous worldwide.  Library Catalog
Rating
4
Title
cross my heart and hope to spy
Author
ally carter
Review
it got better than the first and a new boy entered the main characters life  Library Catalog
Rating
5
Title
Sea of Monsters
Author
Rick Riordan
Review
The tree protecting Camp Half-Blood is poisoned and now Percy must find a cure.  Library Catalog
Rating
5
Library Catalog
Title
The Unnamed
Author
Joshua Feris
Review
This book has an interesting premise, a man with a disease (or mental illness) that forces him to walk for miles and in seemingly random directions.   Library Catalog
Rating
2
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Title
Land of Careful Shadows
Author
Suzanne Chazin
Review
Jimmy Vega called back to Lake Holly to investigate an illegal immigrant's murder. Anglo couple switched birth of illegal woman and adopted the baby.  Library Catalog
Rating
2
Title
Japanese for dummies
Author
Eriko sato
Rating
0
Title
The maze runner
Author
James dashner
Rating
4
Title
Unleashing book 1
Author
Laurenston, Shelly
Review
Great start to begin a new series. Great characters, great imagery, fantastic writing. Love the story.  Library Catalog
Rating
5
Title
Shojo manga technique
Author
Mako itsuki
Rating
0
Title
Catcher in the rye
Author
Salinger
Rating
0
Library Catalog
Title
Charlie the Ranch Dog
Author
Ree Drummond
Review
Good book   Library Catalog
Rating
4
Title
Ebay for Dummies
Author
Marsha Collier
Review
Shows how to buy and sell on ebay. Shows special features and auction winning strategies  Library Catalog
Rating
5
Title
Romona and her father
Author
Beverly clearly
Rating
4
Title
The Berenstain Bears and the Bad Influence
Author
Stan & Jan Berenstain w/ Mike Berenstain
Rating
5
Library Catalog
Title
Junie B. Jones and her Big Fat Mouth
Author
Barbara Park
Review
Junie B. tells the whole class that she has the best job, but she doesn't know what it is.  Library Catalog
Rating
5
Title
Mangatopia
Author
Timothy perper
Rating
0
Library Catalog
Title
Nancy Clancy Star of Stage & Screen
Author
Jane O'Connor
Review
My favorite part was when Nancy's little sister tied the dog to the tree.  Library Catalog
Rating
5
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Title
Spell Blind
Author
David B. Coe
Review
A mystery with weremysties! Fascinating!  Library Catalog
Rating
4
Library Catalog
Title
Big Brilliant Book of Bart Simpson
Author
Big Brilliant Book of Bart Simpson
Rating
5
Title
The Charles Schwab Guide to Finances After Fifty
Author
Carries Schwab-Pomerants and Joanne Cuthbertson
Review
An easy to understand layman's guide to financial planning  Library Catalog
Rating
5