Why I chose this: Extraodinary revolves aound a high school, so that's kind of a given; I also think it's going to be pretty popular with high school girls, and I was impressed enough with Werlin's Impossible to want to see where she's going in this one. And just look at that cover!
[Please note: This reading is from an ARC, so actual quotations may change in the final printing. Also, this is not completely technically a "first page" -- there is a prologue of sorts which I chose to skip over in favor of the first chapter.]
This week, why not share some of your childhood favorites with a child?
You never know; years from now, they might be dedicating their book to you...