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It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! is a weekly meme hosted over at Book Journey that allows bloggers to post a sort of wrap-up of the past week while also looking to the week ahead. 314 more words

YA

Review: All the Old Knives


All the Old Knives by Olen Steinhauer
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

All The Old Knives is a masterfully plotted psychological spy thriller. Henry, a CIA operative, and Cecilia, and ex-CIA analyst, are reunited six years after a disastrous terrorist operation which was never fully resolved. 183 more words

Book Reviews

The Sea of Tranquility by Katja Milay

Judul: The Sea of Tranquility
Penulis: Katja Milay
Bahasa: Inggris
Format: ebook, 382 hal.
Penerbit:  Antisocialite Press (2012)
First published: 2012
Genre: YA, romance, drama, realistic fiction… 736 more words

Foreign Books

Out of My Mind, by Sharon Draper

Of all the books my students read in our 4th and 5th grade book club this fall, Out of My Mind was the the favorite.  Sharon Draper, who has a disabled daughter herself, tells a story of a disabled girl who is constantly underestimated and misunderstood but who is extraordinarily smart and determined. 418 more words

Children's Book Recommendations

Midwinter's Eve Blog Hop

The Midwinter’s Eve Giveaway Hop is hosted by Bookhounds and I Am A Reader, Not A Writer.

Happy Holidays everyone! I hope you are enjoying time with all of your loved ones. 69 more words

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"The Help" by Kathryn Stockett

The novel “The Help” by Kathryn Stockett is a book about maids and their bosses, very classic southern ladies, in during the 1960’s. One white woman named Sketter dreams of being a writter, but she needs something worthy to jumpstart her career. 137 more words

Realistic Fiction

Review: Everything I Never Told You


Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

This is a beautiful and heartbreaking novel. Celeste Ng’s debut describes love and loss with delicate prose. 146 more words

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