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Tuesday Reads: This Is Not a Test by Courtney Summers

“This is not a test. Listen closely. This is not a test.” But I think she’s wrong. I think this is a test. It has to be.

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Tuesday Reads

Quote for Today: Courtney Summers

There is nothing like discovering your own secrets in someone else’s story. Those thoughts and feelings you believed were too ugly or strange or idealistic or desperate or whimsical or hungry or sad they had to be just you because there could be no other place for them, anywhere.  26 more words

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Stacking the Shelves (#5)

Just three ebooks this week.  I am super swamped with uni right now.  I have two exams week after next and a six page proposal essay due, so don’t expect much to happen on the page this week.   152 more words

Books

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

Writing

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