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More tears than a John Green novel

The Protected is the second novel published by 2014 CBCA short listed author Claire Zorn. It also happened to be launched at the place where I work earlier this week, so I was lucky enough to hear Zorn talk about herself and her writing process. 181 more words

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Book Review: Mortal Danger by Ann Aguirre

Book Review: Mortal Danger by Ann Aguirre

Edie has had enough cruelty. She doesn’t leave a note, she just makes plans to end her life and stop the day-to-day suffering. 320 more words

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Book Trailers: Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo

Every Saturday I share a book trailer of new releases, books we (other readers and myself) love, want to read, and anything that fits in with BA, in the hopes of helping readers find something new to enjoy. 60 more words


Review: Divided by Elsie Chapman

The hunter becomes the hunted. . . .
West Grayer is done killing. She defeated her Alternate, a twin raised by another family, and proved she’s worthy of a future. 551 more words


Review: The Giver

We all like to think that the things we love are masterpieces, while the things we don’t are derivative claptrap. (Or is that just me?) I mean, it must be good if I like it, right? 457 more words


Friday Favorite: Cress

This post was also published as an assignment on my website for my online journalism class.

Friday Favorites is a weekly post where I share favorite books or series of mine that I’ve previously read. 517 more words

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Judging A Book By Its Cover: The Chronicles of Narnia

Time for another edition of Judging a Book! We all judge cover art a little, even if it doesn’t necessarily sway us into buying or not buying a book.  137 more words