Why Am I Too Young? Young 1985 Yet another familiar trope in the world of teen fiction: the older boy. Our protagonist, Callie, is crushing hard on the new super sexy lifeguard. Callie starts obsessing over the guy. This little
Unchosen Gilbert 1963 The Unchosen is our protagonist Ellen’s description of her group of close friends. One is the “not too attractive” brain, named Kay and the other is Debbie who isn’t much for good grades and is sporting an
Junior Prom Aks 1982 Another special from the teen fiction section. I saw this cover girl and I wanted to know if maybe she had been practicing posing in front of the mirror to make that awful dress look better.
My Angelica Williams 1999 Submitter: A young girl who dreams of becoming a romance novelist?? Recently weeded from a public library juvenile section. Holly: The girl on the cover does look a bit young. Maybe it’s the overalls she’s wearing. Is there any indication
The Whole Nine Yards Malmgren 1986 Submitter: This was in my vocational-technical high school library collection. Ugh; teenagers have just so moved on from here – but maybe adults haven’t? I say this because today’s teens have moved on from the obviously
Programmed for Love Crane 1985 A couple of people sent me this book after seeing it around the web. What is not to like? Cosby sweater? check. Edgy technology? check. A secret admirer? check. Clearly we have all the ingredients
Animal Attraction Ponti 2005 I admit it. I totally judged this book based on the fact that it was a girl looking for romance dressed in a beaver costume called Eager Beaver. Shame on me. I did read a couple
Miranda and the Warrior Barbieri 2002 This is a teen romance paperback. There doesn’t seem to be anything overtly sexual about this book, which is nice for teens. It follows the same formula of many adult historical romance novels: -Woman is