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2011 YA Story Scavenger Hunt

I'm today's hunt stop for the 2011 YA Story Scavenger Hunt!
Follow the hunt every day during the month of December! Answer the daily trivia questions from MG and YA books published during 2011 to be entered into the YA book giveaway.
Today's question is from Enclave by Ann Aguirre. Question #61: Who was the leader of the Wolves?
Remember to fill out your answer in the form at Most Important Letter here!
Good luck!!

Review: Girls of No Return

The Girls of  No Return 
By Erin Saldin
Will be published: 2/1/12
From goodreads:  CUT meets HATCHET in this lacerating debut about girls, knives, and redemption.

The Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness Area stretches across two million acres in northern Idaho. In its heart sits the Alice Marshall School, where fifty teenage girls come to escape their histories and themselves.

Lida Wallace has tried to negate herself in every way possible. At Alice Marshall, she meets Elsa Boone, a fierce native Idahoan; Jules, who seems too healthy to belong at the school; and Gia Longchamps, whose glamour entrances the entire camp. As the girls prepare for a wilderness trek, Lida is both thrilled and terrified to be chosen as Gia's friend. But everyone has their secrets--their "Things" they try to protect; and when those come out, the knives do as well.


   This is a story of obsession and about finding out who you are and where you are going. Lida is having a hard time. S…

Hmmm

Here I was thinking that I have all of these posts scheduled so that you would not notice that I am missing while I finish up the last of my grad school work.....Sorry!
As this week I have a tour book to plow through, papers to finish, and K-Dramas to watch (thank you One Page at a Time ) for this new addiction I didn't need!

Grrr!
I promise to be back with content in about a week. Until then, if you see me, be kind.