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Title: Beat The Band Author: Don Calame Author’s Website: My Age Recommendation: 14+ Publisher: Templar Publishing Publication Date: February 2012 Pages: 432 Rating: 3/5 AMAZON SYNOPSIS In this hilarious sequel to Swim the Fly, told from Coop’s point of view, it’s the beginning of the school year, and the tenth-grade health class must work […]


Synopsis Fifteen-year-old Matt Gratton and his two best friends, Coop and Sean, always set themselves a summertime goal. This year’s? To see a real-live naked girl for the first time. But this mission impossible starts to look easy in comparison to Matt’s other challenge: to swim the 100-yard butterfly and impress the gorgeous Kelly West. […]


Kody Keplinger wrote her YA book, The DUFF while still at high school in Kentucky. Standing for Designated Ugly Fat Friend, it’s about 17-year-0ld Bianca Piper, who ends up falling for a man she hates. It’s been optioned as a potential movie, with the involvement of McG, the director of Charlie’s Angels amongst many others. […]