Magic Tree House
Junie B. Jones
Alex seems to have everything financially, but she and her younger sister Thea struggle to find their place in the world. Alex hides an embarrassingly awful secret and tries to maintain control over the social situations that she encounters. Thea invents lies to gain attention and steal Alex’ boyfriend, Joshua. All comes to a crashing highlight at a party that Thea arranges when their parents are out of town.
Prepared by Pat Strawn, Librarian, John Jay High School, San Antonio, Texas