- Martha Baden
If you like the Gossip Girl series, you
might want to try some of these:
Peaches by Jodi Lynn Anderson.
Three teenaged girls from very different backgrounds, thrown together to
pick peaches in a Georgia orchard, spend a summer in pursuit of the
right boy, the truest of friends, and the perfect peach.
Au Pairs: a Novel by Melissa de la Cruz.
Three teenage girls from different backgrounds work for a summer in the
Hamptons as au pairs for a wealthy family, and in spite of many ups and
downs, all three end up changing for the better.
A-List by Zoey Dean.
Seventeen-year-old blueblood Anna Percy leaves Manhattan to spend the
second half of her senior year with her father in Los Angeles and
quickly becomes involved in the lives of the rich and famous at Beverly
Hills High School.
Mates, Dates and Cosmic Kisses by Cathy Hopkins.
When teenager Izzie Foster falls head over heels for a new boy, she
becomes a new person, and not a well-liked one, according to her two
And last but not least...my favorite romance writer, Sarah Dessen! She's
got a new one out called Lock and Key that is supposed to be great, but
this is my favorite:
The Truth About Forever by Sarah Dessen.
The summer following her father's death, Macy plans to work at the
library and wait for her brainy boyfriend to return from camp, but
instead she goes to work at a catering business where she makes new
friends and finally faces her grief.