48 Books on our BFSRE!

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THANK YOU to everyone who made our  reader-curated Blockbuster-Free Summer Reading Exchange (BFSRE) such a huge success.  The list totals 48 books, and should be great reference for you when you want something good to read, need a book club selection, or want to discover a new voice. 

Thanks again for participating, sharing the list, and for supporting the writers you love.

Lady of Devices” by Shelley Adina
Skellig” by David Almond
Set in Stone” by Beth Balmanno
Cruddy” by Lynda Barry
A Heart Divided” by Cherie Bennett
Aubrey, Wait!” by Robin Benway
The Elementals” by Cathy Boyle
Parable of the Sower” and “Parable of the Talents” by Octavia E. Butler
The Beginning of After” by Jennifer Castle
My Loose Thread” by Dennis Cooper
The Clearing” by Heather Davis
The Stork Series: “Stork” “Frost” “Flock” by  Wendy Delsol
Ice” by Sarah Beth Durst
Such a Rush” by Jennifer Echols
The Half-Life of Planets” by Emily Franklin and Brendan Halpin
The Red Umbrella” by Christina Diaz Gonzalez
Together Apart” by Dianne E. Gray
Planet Middle School” by Nikki Grimes
On Pointe” by Lorie Ann Grover
84 Charing Cross Road” by Helene Hanff
Stupid Fast” by Geoff Herbach
Red Scarf Girl” by Ji-Li Jiang
Charmed Life” by Diana Wynne Jones
Lexapros and Cons” by Aaron Karo
See You at Harry’s” by Jo Knowles
Prisoners in the Palace: How Princess Victoria became Queen with the Help of Her Maid, a Reporter, and a Scoundrel” by Michaela MacColl
Amy and Roger’s Epic Detour” and “Second Chance Summer” by Morgan Matson
Shine, Coconut Moon” by Neesha Meminger
Invincible Summer” by Hannah Moskowitz
The Pull of Gravity” by Gae Polisner
Ludie’s Life” by Cynthia Rylant
The Cardturner: A Novel about a King, a Queen, and a Joker” by Louis Sachar
Cat Burglar Black” by Richard Sala
I’ll Be There” by Holly Goldberg Sloan
Flygirl” by Sherri L. Smith
What My Mother Doesn’t Know” by Sonya Sones
How to Say Goodbye in Robot” by Natalie Standiford
Imaginary Girls” by Nova Ren Suma
Quarantine: The Loners” by Lex Thomas
And Then Things Fall Apart” by Arlaina Tibensky
Losing Face” by Annie Try
Among Others” by Jo Walton
Elsewhere” and “All These Things I’ve Done” by Gabrielle Zevin

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