Archives for January 26, 2012

The Truth About Forever, and other Sarah Dessen novels

Last month my 13 year old asked me to read her favorite book The Truth About Forever by Sarah Dessen and gave me a list of Dessen books she wanted for Christmas."That won't happen." I said."Why?????""Because you know I don't believe in buying books--order them from the library."So she did, and thus began our Sarah Dessen binge.  I have now read Sarah Dessen’s entire cannon of 10 YA books.  And I have to say I enjoyed the ride.I've heard it said that romance novels are women's … [Read more...]