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Quote of the Day 11/22

“But that’s how memory works,” Bitterblue said quietly. “Things disappear without your permission, they come back again without your permission.” And sometimes they come back incomplete or warped”

— Bitterblue by Kristin Cashore

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Quote of the Day 11/9

“Raff,’ Katsa said, ‘your problem is that your heart’s not in it. We need to find something to strengthen your defensive resolve. What if you pretended he’s trying to smash your favorite medicinal plant? 37 more words

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the Graceling Realm series By Kristin Cashore

I want everyone to read these books, so I can talk to everybody about them!  They’re fantastic feminist fantasy (#fff could we get that started?) stories. 2,231 more words

Age: Teen

Pop Culture Re-Read: His Fair Assassin

In which we reconsider and reevaluate a piece of pop culture. This week, Emily is inspired by the forthcoming release of Robin LaFevers’s novel Mortal Heart to re-read her earlier novels Grave Mercy and Dark Triumph. 1,043 more words

Relationships in YA

I recently finished reading Bitterblue, the final instalment in the Graceling Realm trilogy – a series I have unabashedly loved since I first picked up Fire for review a good many years ago now. 492 more words


A Great Article on Why People Have to Stop Writing YA off...No Pun Intended

Reading has always been an intimate and solitary experience for me, but it can also be the start of a community. Besides which, YA is incorrectly dismissed by many as a genre of books that have been “dumbed down” in content and vocabulary to fit young readers. 69 more words

Teens Top Ten #9

Check out #2 in the Grisha trilogy and #9 on the Teens’ Top Ten list, Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo.

Alina is in an unfamiliar land, trying to hide that she’s the Sun Summoner and make a life with Mal, but when the Darkling emerges from the Shadow Fold, she has to return to her country to fight to protect it. 36 more words

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