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Book Review: The Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson

Since I’ve been doing so many book reviews and reading related posts lately, I thought I’d post this on one of my non-posting days as a bonus post (wow how many times can you use “post” and its various forms in a sentence, eh?) and give my followers something other than a book review next Tuesday. 642 more words

Book Review

Reading What You Like

Have you ever felt ashamed about buying a certain book? Or embarrassed for shopping in the teen/young adult section even though you’re over the age of twenty-five? 617 more words


Coconut Scones inspired by Girl of Fire and Thorns

I have an admission – I read Young Adult novels. I always this slightly embarrassing to say, as though I were caught doing something I shouldn’t be, although the reaction I get is not as dramatic as when people find out that I have tattoos. 371 more words

Top Ten Tuesday-To Read or Not To Read, That is the Question. 8/12/14

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday, hosted by The Broke and the Bookish is all about the books we are not sure about reading. The reasons may vary, but we all have those books that we just aren’t sure about. 455 more words

Book Lists

Top Ten Books I'm Not Sure If I Want To Read

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the lovely The Broke and The Bookish. Each week they come up with a list for us to complete. 511 more words

Top Ten Tuesday

The Girl of Fire and Thorns

The only genre I really have brain capacity for right now is Fantasy. Lords and Ladies. Some magic and whimsy thrown in maybe. Anything more complicated than that, and I get too distracted to concentrate. 157 more words


Mini Reviews - The Here and Now and Ruin and Rising

The Here and Now

Ann Brashares

YA – 2014 – Science Fiction

Rating: 3.5/5

The Story: Ethan is fishing alone at the river one day when he notices that the air has a wavy, distorted quality to it. 539 more words