Life Hurts


    Okay for Now Gary Schmidt
    Rebound Kwame Alexander
    Ghost Boys Jewell Parker Rhodes
    Forever or a Long, Long Time Calea 
    Bystander James Preller
    Wild Life Cynthia DeFelice
    Ask Me No Questions Marina Budhos
    The Running Dream Wendelin Van Draanen
    Runner Carl Deuker
    The House on Mango Street Sandra Cisneros
    Crossing the Wire Will Hobbs
    Peak Roland Smith
    Dairy Queen Catherine Murdock
    A Hole in My Life Jack Gantos
    Heartbeat Sharon Creech
    Ask Me No Questions Marina Budhos
    Whirligig Paul Fleischman
    My Louisiana Sky Kimberly Willis Holt
    If a Tree Falls at Lunch Gennifer Choldenko
    Touching Spirit Bear Ben Mikaelson
    Scorpions Walter Dean Myers
    Snow Bound Harry Mazer
    The Language of Goldfish Zibby Oneal
    Stepping on Cracks Mary Downing Hahn
    Cut Patricia McCormick
    Dancing in Cadillac Light Kimberly Willis Holt
    Linger M.E. Kerr
    Falling Doug Wilhelm