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Title
Candy
Author
Kevin Brooks
Genre
YA Fiction
Rating
Loved it!
Review
"Candy" is a great YA book that characterizes the feelings of teens who are trying to figure out who they are and where they fit in. Candy, the young girl becomes involved with the underground world of drugs and prostitution. Joe, a bass guitarist meets Candy and tries to free her from the dangerous and destructive world she's in. The two become bound together in their quest to discover purpose and meaning. Author Kevin Brooks writes well and with much feeling and passion. Both teens and adults will enjoy this read despite its difficult material. This book contains mature themes that are handled well. Brooks has written a number of YA books that teens will enjoy.   Get this book!
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Title
It only takes a moment
Author
Mary Jane Clark
Genre
suspense
Rating
Loved it!
Review
Eliza Blake is the host of KEY News morning show and has reported on all kinds of tragedy, but never thought it would happen to her. Her 7-year-old daughter, Janie, and her Nanny/Maid is kidnapped from summer camp, and Eliza is thrown into a parent's worse nightmare. The FBI and local authorities are following every lead, but getting no where. A psychic comes forward and is able to tell Eliza some concrete information that the FBI is overlooking. Eliza and her fellow news reporters start doing some investigating of their own. Will they be able to do what the FBI and others haven't been able to? Will Janie and her nanny be found before it is too late?   Get this Book!