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Review: 3:59 by Gretchen McNeil

Review: 3:59 by Gretchen McNeil

January 31, 2014 Review 34 ★★★★★

Josie Byrne’s life is spiraling out of control. Her parents are divorcing, her boyfriend Nick has grown distant, and her physics teacher has it in for her. When she’s betrayed by the two people she trusts most, Josie thinks things can’t get worse. Read more »

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Review: Divergent by Veronica Roth

Review: Divergent by Veronica Roth

January 9, 2014 Review 30 ★★★★★

In Beatrice Prior’s dystopian Chicago world, society is divided into five factions, each dedicated to the cultivation of a particular virtue–Candor (the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful), and Erudite (the intelligent). On an appointed day of every year, all sixteen-year-olds must select the faction to which they will devote the rest of their lives. For Beatrice, the decision is between staying with her family and being who she really is–she can’t have both. So she makes a choice that surprises everyone, including herself. Read more »

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Review: Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins + Introducing Our New Co-Blogger!

Review: Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins + Introducing Our New Co-Blogger!

December 20, 2013 Review 41 ★★★★½

Anna is looking forward to her senior year in Atlanta, where she has a great job, a loyal best friend, and a crush on the verge of becoming more. Which is why she is less than thrilled about being shipped off to boarding school in Paris–until she meets Étienne St. Clair. Smart, charming, beautiful, Étienne has it all…including a serious girlfriend.
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