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Review: The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

Review: The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

February 7, 2017 Review 22 ★★★★

I’m usually on the lookout for books that a lot of people seem to be enjoying and THE SUN IS ALSO A STAR got my attention after it was nominated for Best Young Adult Fiction in the 2016 Goodreads Choice Awards. Like many others, I thoroughly enjoyed this novel and would even venture to say the hype is well deserved. Read more »

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Review: The Warden’s Daughter by Jerry Spinelli Blog Tour

Review: The Warden’s Daughter by Jerry Spinelli Blog Tour

January 13, 2017 Blog Tour, Review 24

Review A fond memory of mine in middle school was when my English teacher read us chapters of STARGIRL by Jerry Spinelli every day. STARGIRL was an interesting, unique read that made me think, and THE WARDEN’S DAUGHTER affected me similarly. Cammie, the main character, is not exactly easy to get along with but she definitely grows on you. Once […]

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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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Tahereh Mafi’s Favorite Things Giveaway #Furthermore

Tahereh Mafi’s Favorite Things Giveaway #Furthermore

August 30, 2016 Giveaway 8

Our Rainbow Book Stack The lands of Furthermore and Ferenwood are filled with color-magic. Who doesn’t love the rainbow book aesthetic? After being uber-jealous of all the pretty bookshelf rainbows out there, we thought it would be fun to make our own attempt! Just a stack though because that level of commitment with over 300 books is a little intimidating. […]

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