The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (Sisterhood, #1)

The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (Sisterhood, #1) Description:

Carmen got the jeans at a thrift shop They didn t look all that great they were worn dirty and speckled with bleach On the night before she and her friends part for the summer Carmen decides to toss them But Tibby says they re great She d love to have them Lena and Bridget also think they re fabulous Lena decides that they should all try them on Whoever they fit best will get them Nobody knows why but the pants fit everyone perfectly Even Carmen who never thinks she looks good in anything thinks she looks good in the pants Over a few bags of cheese puffs they decide to form a sisterhood and take the vow of the Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants the next morning they say good bye And then the journey of the pants and the most memorable summer of their lives begins

Rating: 3.64 out of 5

The Second Summer of the Sisterhood (Sisterhood, #2)

The Second Summer of the Sisterhood (Sisterhood, #2) Description:

Brashares returns to the beloved characters she brought to life in her first novel The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants for a new installment that s equally authentic and engaging br br With a bit of last summer s sand in the pockets the Traveling Pants and the Sisterhood that wears them embark on their th summer br br Bridget Impulsively sets off for Alabama wanting to both confront her demons about her family and avoid them all at once br br Lena Spends a blissful week with Kostos making the unexplainable silence that follows his visit even more painful br br Carmen Is concerned that her mother is making a fool of herself over a man When she discovers that her mother borrowed the Pants to wear on a date she s certain of it br br Tibby Not about to spend another summer working at Wallman s she takes a film course only to find it s what happens off camera that teaches her the most

Rating: 3.27 out of 5

Girls in Pants: The Third Summer of the Sisterhood (Sisterhood, #3)

Girls in Pants: The Third Summer of the Sisterhood (Sisterhood, #3) Description:

A fun and poignant coming of age story declared i Entertainment Weekly i of the third novel in the i New York Times i bestselling Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants series by Ann Brashares author of i The Here and Now i br br It s the summer before the sisterhood departs for college their last real summer together before they head off to start their grown up lives It s the time when Lena Tibby Bridget and Carmen need their Pants the most br br Readers of the other books won t be disappointed i Booklist i Starred br br A treat for anyone i Los Angeles Times br br i These are friends worth having i Chicago Tribune br i

Rating: 3.78 out of 5

Forever in Blue: The Fourth Summer of the Sisterhood (Sisterhood, #4)

Forever in Blue: The Fourth Summer of the Sisterhood (Sisterhood, #4) Description:

With unraveled embroidery and fraying hems the Traveling Pants are back for one last glorious summer br Lena Immerses herself in her painting and an intoxicating summer fling fearing that the moment she forgets about Kostos will be the moment she sees him again br Carmen Falls under the spell of a sophisticated college friend for whom a theatrical role means everything and the heritage of the Pants means nothing br Bridget Joins a dig for an ancient city on the coast of Turkey and discovers that her archaeology professor is available in every way except one br Tibby Leaves behind someone she loves wrongly believing he will stay where she has left him br Join Ann Brashares s beloved sisterhood once again in a dazzling fearless novel It s a summer that will forever change the lives of Lena Carmen Bee and Tibby here and now past and future together and apart

Rating: 3.68 out of 5

Sisterhood Everlasting (Sisterhood, #5)

Sisterhood Everlasting (Sisterhood, #5) Description:

From New York Times bestselling author Ann Brashares comes the welcome return of the characters whose friendship became a touchstone for a generation Now Tibby Lena Carmen and Bridget have grown up starting their lives on their own And though the jeans they shared are long gone the sisterhood is everlasting br br Despite having jobs and men that they love each knows that something is missing the closeness that once sustained them Carmen is a successful actress in New York engaged to be married but misses her friends Lena finds solace in her art teaching in Rhode Island but still thinks of Kostos and the road she didn t take Bridget lives with her longtime boyfriend Eric in San Francisco and though a part of her wants to settle down a bigger part can t seem to shed her old restlessness br br Then Tibby reaches out to bridge the distance sending the others plane tickets for a reunion that they all breathlessly await And indeed it will change their lives forever but in ways that none of them could ever have expected br br As moving and life changing as an encounter with long lost best friends Sisterhood Everlasting is a powerful story about growing up losing your way and finding the courage to create a new one

Rating: 3.71 out of 5

The Last Summer (of You and Me)

The Last Summer (of You and Me) Description:

Riley and Alice two sisters now in their twenties and as fiercely different as they are loyal have spent every summer at their parents modest beach house on New York s Fire Island Each year they return to the house and community they have known since they were children and to Paul the boy next door But this summer marks a season of change budding love and sexual interest an illness and a deep secret force all three to confront the increasing complexities of their lives and friendships

Rating: 3.49 out of 5

My Name Is Memory

My Name Is Memory Description:

b From the i New York Times i bestselling author of i The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants i and i The Last Summer of You and Me i comes an imaginative inspired magical book a love story that lasts more than a lifetime b br br Daniel has spent centuries falling in love with the same girl Life after life crossing continents and dynasties he and Sophia despite her changing name and form have been drawn together and he remembers it all Daniel has the memory the ability to recall past lives and recognize souls of those he s previously known It is a gift and a curse For all the times that he and Sophia have been drawn together throughout history they have also been torn painfully fatally apart A love always too short br br Interwoven through Sophia and Daniel s unfolding present day relationship are glimpses of their expansive history together From Asia Minor to England and Virginia the two souls share a long and sometimes torturous path of seeking each other time and time again But just when young Sophia now Lucy in the present finally begins to awaken to the secret of their shared past to understand the true reason for the strength of their attraction the mysterious force that has always torn them apart reappears Ultimately they must come to understand what stands in the way of their love if they are ever to spend a lifetime together br br A magical suspenseful heartbreaking story of true love i My Name is Memory i proves the power and endurance of a union that was meant to be br br

Rating: 3.51 out of 5

The Here and Now

The Here and Now Description:

b An unforgettable epic romantic thriller about a girl from the future who might be able to save the world if she lets go of the one thing she s found to hold on to b br br Follow the rules Remember what happened Never fall in love br br This is the story of seventeen year old Prenna James who immigrated to New York when she was twelve Except Prenna didn t come from a different country She came from a different time a future where a mosquito borne illness has mutated into a pandemic killing millions and leaving the world in ruins br br Prenna and the others who escaped to the present day must follow a strict set of rules never reveal where they re from never interfere with history and never ever be intimate with anyone outside their community Prenna does as she s told believing she can help prevent the plague that will one day ravage the earth br br But everything changes when Prenna falls for Ethan Jarves br br From Ann Brashares the New York Times bestselling author of i The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants i series The Here and Now is thrilling exhilarating haunting and heartbreaking and a must read novel of the year

Rating: 3.50 out of 5

3 Willows: The Sisterhood Grows

3 Willows: The Sisterhood Grows Description:

i summer is a time to grow i br br i seeds i br Polly has an idea that she can t stop thinking about one that involves changing a few things about herself She s setting her sights on a more glamorous life but it s going to take all of her focus At least that way she won t have to watch her friends moving so far ahead br br i roots i br Jo is spending the summer at her family s beach house working as a busgirl and bonding with the older cooler girls she ll see at high school come September She didn t count on a brief fling with a cute boy changing her entire summer Or feeling embarrassed by her middle school friends And she didn t count on her family at all br br i leaves i br Ama is not an outdoorsy girl She wanted to be at an academic camp doing research in an air conditioned library earning A s Instead her summer scholarship lands her on a wilderness trip full of flirting teenagers blisters impossible hiking trails and a sad lack of hair products br br It is a new summer And a new sisterhood Come grow with them

Rating: 3.63 out of 5

Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants / Second Summer of the Sisterhood / Girls in Pants (Sisterhood #1-3)

Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants / Second Summer of the Sisterhood / Girls in Pants (Sisterhood #1-3) Description:

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Rating: 3.48 out of 5