Category: Book Birthday Bash

Book Birthday Bash: The Accidental Bad Girl

  Happy Book Birthday to THE ACCIDENTAL BAD GIRL! In this young adult novel, after getting caught hooking up with her best friend’s ex on the last day of junior year, Kendall starts senior year friendless and ostracized. She plans to keep her head down until she graduates. But after discovering her online identity has…
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Book Birthday Bash: When the Beat Drops

  Happy Book Birthday to WHEN THE BEAT DROPS! In this young adult novel, 17-year-old Mira has always danced to her own beat. A music prodigy in a family of athletes, she’d rather play trumpet than play ball—and with her audition to a prestigious jazz conservatory just around the corner (and her two best friends…
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Book Birthday Bash: Tiny Infinities

  Happy Book Birthday to TINY INFINITIES! In this funny, heartfelt, beautifully written story of family and friendship, thirteen-year-old Alice’s determination to set a swim team record for the Cherrywood Sharks anchors her through the summer when her parents split up and she’s taking care of her mom, who’s suffering through a period of deep…
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Book Birthday Bash: The Boy From Tomorrow

  Happy Book Birthday to THE BOY FROM TOMORROW! In this middle-grade novel, Josie and Alec both live at 444 Sparrow Street. They sleep in the same room, but they’ve never laid eyes on each other. They are twelve years old but a hundred years apart. The children meet through a handpainted spirit board—Josie in…
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Book Birthday Bash: The Battle of Junk Mountain

  Happy Book Birthday to THE BATTLE OF JUNK MOUNTAIN! In this middle-grade novel, twelve-year-old Shayne has always spent summers on the Maine coast, visiting her grandmother Bea and playing with her BFF Poppy. Both Shayne and Bea are collectors of sorts: Shayne revels in golden memories of weaving friendship bracelets with Poppy, while Bea scours…
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Book Birthday Bash: Every Shiny Thing

  Happy Book Birthday to EVERY SHINY THING! In this beautifully constructed middle-grade novel, told half in prose and half in verse, Lauren prides herself on being a good sister, and Sierra is used to taking care of her mom. When Lauren’s parents send her brother to a therapeutic boarding school for teens on the…
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Book Birthday Bash: All Out of Pretty

  Happy Book Birthday to ALL OUT OF PRETTY! Hi and welcome to the party! I’m thrilled to introduce you to Andrea Hathaway, the smart, tough protagonist of ALL OUT OF PRETTY. Sixteen-year-old Andrea knows what it’s like to be pretty. Thanks to her gorgeous, drug-addicted mother, she also knows where pretty can lead… As…
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Book Birthday Bash: Once Upon a Princess

  Happy Book Birthday to ONCE UPON A PRINCESS! In this middle-grade novel, on the evening of the 800th anniversary of the founding of the small European kingdom of Colsteinburg, violence erupts outside the royal palace, throwing one family’s life into chaos. After a coup in her country, Her Royal Highness, Fredericka Elisabetta Teresa von…
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Book Birthday Bash: Burro Hills

  Happy Book Birthday to BURRO HILLS! In a town like Burro Hills, you either figure out who you are or die trying. ​ Seventeen-year-old Jack has lived in the troubled California town his entire life. He hides the truth about his sexuality from everyone, including his best friend Jess and his childhood rival and…
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Book Birthday Bash: Beep and Bob

  Happy Book Birthday to BEEP AND BOB:TOO MUCH SPACE! and BEEP AND BOB: PARTY CRASHERS! BEEP AND BOB is a funny and action-packed chapter book series about the new kid at space school and the devoted little alien who won’t leave his side. We’re so happy you’re at our party for the first two…
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