Love, Aubrey by Suzanne LaFleur While living with her Gram in Vermont, eleven-year-old Aubrey writes letters as a way of dealing with losing her father and sister in a car accident, and then being abandoned by her grief-stricken mother.
The ramona series by Beverly Cleary. Her characterization of both the girls felt so real to me as a child. I picked up a book in a waiting room a year ago and was stunned to find how real the characterization of the parents were, as well.
This humorously illustrated book is a collection of wisdom that renowned adventurer Bear Grylls wants to share with his sons about the risks, tumbles, and victories of a well-lived life… read more at Kobo.
I've read and fell in love with The Hunger Games, Divergent (Favorite Book EVER!), Beautiful Creatures (The Whole Series), and I am reading Clockwork Angel now! Might try and read the rest (Looking for Alaska is boring though.