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1000 Books to read before you die.

So several years ago I ran into an issue. I didn’t know what to read. When I was a kid it was easy (everything in the children’s section and a smattering of classics for good measure. 6,454 more words


Happy Birthday To Langston Hughes

“We younger Negro artists who create now intend to express our individual dark-skinned selves without fear or shame. If white people are pleased we are glad. 102 more words


mentally shrieking them

‘Leila loved him.’ In the silence of his own mind Mountolive could never think the words without mentally shrieking them like a parrot. How could she? 14 more words


Review: Seeker

Seeker by Arwen Elys Dayton
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

**Thank you to Random House Childrens and NetGalley for providing me with a digital ARC of this novel** 326 more words


Changed my life: My life in France by Julia Child

The whole reason I started blogging was after I watched “Julie and Julia”. Food, France, writing and a somewhat eccentric person was my cup of tea completely, so it was only natural that I became obsessed. 335 more words


Fangirl: Taking the Limelight

Name: Fangirl

Author: Rainbow Rowell

Series: n/a

Released: January 30th 2014

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

Format: Paperback

Pages: 461

Source: Borrowed

Fangirl: Taking the Limelight

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“It was pity that made you cry,” she said. “Pity, not for this person or that person who is suffering, but for all things–for the very nature of things. 109 more words