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100 Books by 40: Naughts and Crosses

I like the idea of this book. But wow, it was heavy-handed and overly dramatic. The author describes a dystopian alternate universe. In this place, white people ,naughts, were enslaved by black people, crosses. 235 more words

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Frostbitten by Heather Beck

TITLE: Frostbitten
AUTHOR: Heather Beck
PUBLISHER: Enchanted Publishing
RELEASE DATE: 23 June 2014
EBOOK: 226 pages
GENRE: Urban Fantasy
SOURCE: For Review

SYNOPSIS:
Great beauty hides dark secrets… 777 more words

Family

Book Review: The One

a.k.a. the finale book in the Selection Series (Trilogy) that made me laugh, cry and jump up and down out of pure happiness.

Not even kidding, I spent days being happy just with the thought of coming home and being able to pick up this book. 255 more words

Delightful Things

Ode To A Ninth Grade English Teacher

Dear Mrs. Pogado* (yes, you will always be Mrs. Pogado to me),

I’ve been meaning to reach out to you for so long. My year in your English class was an entire adult lifetime ago. 544 more words

Thoughts

The Simple Suicide of Louise Parker (Short story teaser)

She slammed the door behind her and walked out of the driveway. She hadn’t taken her keys or phone or her purse. Just a wad of letters, around 4 inches think. 344 more words

Teen

John Green - The Fault in Our Stars.

The Fault in Our Stars – John Green (2012, Penguin Books, New York)

It’s been on my to-read list for eons, but I finally got around to reading… 91 more words

Book Review

Trains Trains Trains

Hi Indies,

I’ve been in a sci-fi mood lately. Loving Defiance and seriously jones’ing for the next episode. I’m considering going as a Casti for Comicon next year, though that’ll only be really cool if my husband does it too, that seems like more of a couples costume. 5,232 more words

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