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Coming of age

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The Edge of Seventeen

December 14, 2016

Hailee Steinfeld is an absolute movie star in this quietly hilarious coming of age story.

Mutual

The Mothers

November 9, 2016

This is not for everyone but it was a gift to me. It's lyrical yet depressing. Beautiful bummer.

Jamie

The Interestings

August 3, 2015

Portraits of friendship and marriage that are poignant and reflective. Wolitzer does dialogue better than most.

Mutual

Eleanor & Park

August 3, 2015

An endearing YA love story with two misfits in the lead.

Mutual

When We Were Animals

August 3, 2015

The premise of this book is that when teenagers reach a certain age, they literally go wild. As on the nose as it seems, there's…

Knox