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Books of 2016 I Wish I Had Gotten To

Books of 2016 I Wish I Had Gotten To

December 20, 2016 Discussion 32

With as crazy as the second half of this year was, it was hard to read as much as I used to. I went from reading 200 books in 2015 to around 80 in 2016. Needless to say, there are a lot of 2016 releases I wish I had gotten to read in 2016. Here are some of them!  Lady […]

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Review: The Diabolic by S.J. Kincaid

Review: The Diabolic by S.J. Kincaid

October 31, 2016 Review 16 ★★★

THE DIABOLIC is a fairly brutal YA science fiction novel. Sci fi is a genre that I have always struggled with, but I found THE DIABOLIC to be a fairly easy read to get into, despite overall mixed feelings. The World The world in this novel is pretty complex; there are different religions, classes of people, and government hierarchy. I […]

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Review: The Weight of Zero by Karen Fortunati

Review: The Weight of Zero by Karen Fortunati

October 10, 2016 Review 10 ★★★½

A Realistic Look At Mental Illness Finally, finally, a realistic book about mental illness. THE WEIGHT OF ZERO does not pull any punches when it comes to describing what it is really like to suffer from something like bipolar disorder. This book was special to me because I have severe anxiety. I did online schooling for part of my senior […]

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