Books That I Grew Up With

A Listmania! list by Sarah J. Grisetti "BookGirl" (Los Angeles, CA, USA)
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The list author says: "These books all shaped who I am today, in some way. I hope others enjoy them as much I did (and still do!)."
Forever . . .
1.  Forever . . . by Judy Blume
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  "A great, uncensored look at first love."
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Woman in the Wall
2.  Woman in the Wall by Patrice Kindl
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  "A wonderful coming of age story about a girl who hides within the walls of her family's home after he faher disappears.  One of the most creative stories I've ever read."
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The Perks of Being a Wallflower
3.  The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
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  "This book is both heartbreaking and uplifting.  It brings back exactly what it felt like to be in high school."
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Sloppy Firsts (Jessica Darling, Book 1)
4.  Sloppy Firsts (Jessica Darling, Book 1) by Megan McCafferty
The list author says:
  "This series was hilarious as well as touching."
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The Princess Diaries
5.  The Princess Diaries by Meg Cabot
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  "This is such a wonderful, hilarious series.  It's laugh out loud funny and the by the time you've finished it you feel like the characters are your real friends."
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Divine Secrets of the Ya-ya Sisterhood: A Novel
6.  Divine Secrets of the Ya-ya Sisterhood: A Novel by Rebecca Wells
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  "One of my all time favorites, this book is about four women who grew up together in the South.  You'll laugh, cry, and feel like you're one of the Ya-Ya's."
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The Giver
7.  The Giver by Lois Lowry
The list author says:
  "Everyone should read this book about a seemingly perfect society."
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Bridge to Terabithia (Summer Reading Edition)
8.  Bridge to Terabithia (Summer Reading Edition) by Katherine Paterson
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  "A beautiful story of friendship, imagination, and loss."
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Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret.
9.  Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret. by Judy Blume
The list author says:
  "A classic coming of age story.  Every girl or woman can relate to this book!"
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Starring Sally J. Freedman as Herself
10.  Starring Sally J. Freedman as Herself by Judy Blume
The list author says:
  "Another wonderful Judy Bloom book about a girl who moves to Miami for the winter.  Sally loves to imagine herself in movies, where she touches on things such as Hitler, boys, and growing up in general."
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The Christy Miller Collection, Vol. 1 (Summer Promise / A Whisper and a Wish / Yours Forever)
11.  The Christy Miller Collection, Vol. 1 (Summer Promise / A Whisper and a Wish / Yours Forever) by Robin Jones Gunn
The list author says:
  "A story about discovering your true self and growing up.  Robin Jones Gunn definitely remembers what being a teenager was like!"
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Is The Giver appropriate for a class of 10-year-olds? 66 17 days ago
E-Book broken, last pages missing 4 May 5, 2014
Does Jonas die? 24 Aug 20, 2013
I'm the first? 7 Jul 13, 2013
Need something besides The Giver 4 May 30, 2013
the birds and the bees 2 Jun 23, 2012
Jonas and Gabriel? (probably Messenger spoilers) 2 Jan 30, 2012
Looking for YA books for the summer! 1 Jul 15, 2011
Good Book 3 Mar 30, 2011
What? 2 Feb 21, 2008
books for girls 0 Oct 17, 2007
whats the difference? 0 Jul 8, 2006
 
   

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