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    #230537 - 05/12/16 06:22 AM Re: Book recommendations: age 13+ [Re: Mark D.]
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    Adding a link to this thread: Books for 13 yr old

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    #230633 - 05/13/16 12:48 PM Re: Book recommendations: age 13+ [Re: Mark D.]
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    I'm about to start reading Human.4; not sure what age group it's for, but the main character is fourteen, and the subject matter seems a little dark and weird, so it's probably a teen book.
    https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/8514163-human-4?
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    #231084 - 05/23/16 01:22 PM Re: Book recommendations: age 13+ [Re: Mark D.]
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    Also, there's When I Was Puerto Rican.
    https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/When_I_was_Puerto_Rican
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    #231088 - 05/23/16 01:28 PM Re: Book recommendations: age 13+ [Re: Mark D.]
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    I want to read My Ántonia, too.
    https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/My_Ántonia
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    #232034 - 06/30/16 12:54 PM Re: Book recommendations: age 13+ [Re: Mark D.]
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    I just finished a book called Roses and Rot, that is about sisterhood and the creative process. It's a very loose retelling of Tam Lin (the ballad). It was good enough that when I finished it, about two hours later I flipped it over and reread the whole thing. Definitely worth reading if you are a creative person. It does have a couple of sex scenes in it, so beware of those if that's not what you want.

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    #232612 - 08/01/16 09:05 AM Re: Book recommendations: age 13+ [Re: Mark D.]
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    1) The Morland Dynasty, by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles

    2) Moloka’i, by Alan Brennert

    3) And the Mountains Echoed, by Khaled Hosseini

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    #245251 - 04/15/19 07:37 AM Re: Book recommendations: age 13+ [Re: Mark D.]
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    Adding a link to this thread: Books with Disabled Characters

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    #245989 - 09/03/19 05:58 AM Re: Book recommendations: age 13+ [Re: Mark D.]
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    Adding a book:
    "Ghost Squadron: WWII Teenage Pilot" a novel by David Nelson – July 17, 2019

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    Books for Advanced Reader (12 yo)?, in the General Discussion forum.

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