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Summer reading, had me a blast...

“I carried a watermelon”

Do you have a particular genre or author(s) you favour over the summer months? I don’t entirely eschew heavier or darker reads over the summer, but I do have a tendency to enjoy comics, contemporary, old favourites, and the funny (…much like I do in the middle of our Canadian winters, actually!). 245 more words


I Will Never Look at Rabbits In the Same Way: Isla and the Happily Ever After by Stephanie Perkins

From the glittering streets of Manhattan to the moonlit rooftops of Paris, falling in love is easy for hopeless dreamer Isla and introspective artist Josh. But as they begin their senior year in France, Isla and Josh are quickly forced to confront the heartbreaking reality that happily-ever-afters aren’t always forever.

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She Learned HOW TO FALL (Just in Time!)--A Review

Hi all! Today’s book is a contemporary YA mystery, with a hint of romance. HOW TO FALL by Jane Casey is a page turning whodunit…if there… 985 more words


Review: Fangirl

Book: Fangirl
Author: Rainbow Rowell
Started: August 7, 2014
Finished: August 11, 2014
Format: Hardcover
Own or borrow?: Borrowed from library
Synopsis: In Rainbow Rowell’s… 1,055 more words


2014 Reading, So Far: The Good

It’s August, so we’re already more than halfway through the year. For various reasons, I have not had as much time for reading as I would have wished. 403 more words


Cover Reveal--HER DESTINY by Monica Murphy


A contemporary YA romance coming soon

from best-selling author Monica Murphy.

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I knew from the moment I first saw him he was the one. 367 more words

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Book Review: Feral by Holly Schindler


Claire Cain survived a brutal beating in a Chicago alley and when her father is offered a job in a small town in another state, she hopes the move will help her heal. 348 more words