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Cracked Up To Be

Four years, two suicides, one death, one rape, two pregnancies (one abortion), three overdoses, countless drunken antics, pantsings, spilled food, theft, fights, broken limbs, turf wars – every day, a turf war – six months until graduation and no one gets a medal when they get out. 59 more words


Gender Relations: Supplemental Texts

Our first theme for YA Lit 101 version 2.0 is gender relations. Our first shared text is This One Summer and hopefully you’re either currently reading it or planning on reading it in time for our group discussion because we can’t wait to discuss it with you! 2,485 more words

YALit 2.0

Quickie Review: This is Not a Test by Courtney Summers

This Is Not a Test | Courtney Summers | St. Martin’s Griffin | This is Not a Test #1 | 5 Stars | Source: Bought | 326 pages | Young Adult | Zombies | Horror  485 more words


Review: This is Not a Test by Courtney Summers

“Waiting around to be saved is like waiting to die and I have done more of both than anyone else in the room.” 

Lonely and depressed, Sloane is contemplating suicide when suddenly, the world ends. 1,321 more words