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Blog Hop Tour

I was recently invited to participate in a blog hop, and though I usually tend to write about book cover related topics, I thought it’d be fun to join in and talk a bit about the writing side of things. 720 more words


Mark Twain Library Book Sale Helps "UsedBooksinClass" Move to West Haven

I’m moving.

This blog is moving with me.

ThisĀ Used Books in Class blog will now be headquartered in West Haven, Connecticut, as I have taken a position as the Language Arts, Social Studies, Library Media and Testing Coordinator for their public school system. 642 more words


Book Review: Obsidian (Lux Series #1)

Starting over sucks.

After the final book in the LUX series came out this August I was bombarded by friends wanting to talk to me about this series believing I, too, was a fan. 735 more words


Book Review: Looking For Alaska by John Green

Miles is a shy boy who lives in Florida with his parents. Up until his sophomore year, he attended a local high school. Miles doesn’t seem to fit in with his peers and wants to get away from the monotony of his “meaningless” life. 343 more words

Back to School Blog Hop

Happy September! If your local school district is like mine, you’ve already been in school for two weeks. Nonetheless, I’ve always thought of September as Back to School month. 236 more words


The YA novel stigma

As many of you know I tend to read a lot of books in the YA genre. It’s just happens to be where my interest lies, being a young adult and stuff. 403 more words


Book 30: Along for the Ride by Sarah Dessen

Back to Sarah Dessen again. I really liked The Truth About Forever, but I I liked this book even more. In her novels Dessen’s protagonists are usually struggling with one main issue. 417 more words