Expecting to Fly by Cathy Hopkins

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It’s decision time for India Jane.

How can she choose her A-level subjects when she doesn’t know what she wants to do with her life? And is she right to get serious with Joe when there are so many other boys out there?

Sometimes India Jane feels as is everything is possible and she can’t wait to make all her dreams come true. And sometimes she feels she isn’t ready for all these momentous decisions which will affect the rest of her life…

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The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

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MAY THE ODDS BE EVER IN YOUR FAVOUR

WINNING WILL MAKE YOU FAMOUS.

LOSING MEANS CERTAIN DEATH.

In a dark vision of the near future, twelve boys and twelve girls are forced to appear in a live TV show called the Hunger Games. There is only one rule: kill or be killed.

When sixteen-year-old Katniss Everdeen steps forward to take her sister’s place in the games, she sees it as a death sentence. But Katniss has been close to death before. For her, survival is second nature.

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Jinx by Meg Cabot

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Does Jinx have back luck – or special powers?

A WITCH’S powers?

Where Jinx goes, trouble follows. Which is why her parents have shipped her off to New York to stay with relatives – until the trouble she’s caused back home dies down. But her presence seems to spell instant disaster for her perfect cousin, Tory. And what was she thinking, getting involved with hot guy Zack? Jinx is starting to wonder if she’s more than unlucky… could she be CURSED?

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The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

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Charlie is a freshman. And while he’s not the biggest geek in the school, he is by no means popular. Shy, introspective, intelligent beyond his years yet socially awkward, he is a wallflower, caught between trying to live his life and trying to run from it. Charlie is attempting to navigate his way through uncharted territory; the world of first dates and mixed tapes, family dramas and new friends; the world of sex, drugs and The Rocky Horror Picture Show, when all one requires is that perfect song on that perfect drive to feel infinite. But Charlie can’t stay on the sideline forever. Standing on the fringes of life offers a unique perspective. But there comes a time to see what it looks like from the dance floor.

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I Heart New York by Lindsey Kelk

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So I got this book for Christmas but I have already read it. I bought it on my Kindle but I wanted to have a paperback copy as well.

And I am glad I got it.

Becky has just posted her review of this book and when she started reading it I wanted to read it at the same time so I could refresh my memory of what the book is about. I haven’t read her review yet so it will be interesting to see how they compare.

It’s Official. Angela Clark is in love – with the most fabulous city in the world.

Fleeing her cheating boyfriend and clutching little more than a crumpled bridesmaids dress, a pair of Louboutins and her passport, Angela jumps on a plane – destination NYC.

Holed up in a cute hotel room, Angela gets a New York makeover from her NBF Jenny and a whirlwind tour of the city that never sleeps. Before she knows it, Angela is dating two sexy guys. And, best of all, she gets to write about it in her new blog (Carrie Bradshaw eat your heart out). But it’s one thing telling readers about your romantic dilemmas, it’s another figuring them out for yourself…

Angela has fallen head over heels for the big apple, but does she heart New York more than home? Continue reading