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Fairytale Romance and the Freedom of Fantasy: Reading Malinda Lo's Ash

Malinda Lo’s fantasy novel Ash had been on my reading list for a long, long time. I wasn’t quite sure what to expect when I picked it up. 766 more words

Reunited By Hilary Weisman Graham

Reunited By Hilary Weisman Graham
Published June 12 2012 by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers


Summary: 1 Concert
2000 Miles
3 Ex-Best Friends… 543 more words

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First Girl: Snippet #39

“Go!” Troy shouted, then turned his face away, spread his arms wide, and plunged towards the ground. Gabi leaned back against Ursula’s counterweight, on the verge of falling herself until Troy’s body landed on the sheet. 2,112 more words

In Between Lives: Chapter Five

12th July, 1987.

Beatrice Ella Jones needed the pain to go away.

It was the same nightmare that woke her up in the middle of the night. 144 more words


Defiance: Review

Author: C.J. Redwine

Publisher: Balzer + Bray

Genre: Fantasy

Summary: While the other girls in the walled city-state of Baalboden learn to sew and dance, Rachel Adams learns to track and hunt. 490 more words


Book review - The Archived, Victoria Schwab

Loved the book. Novel concept with an eerie atmosphere. Not so bad protagonist and a lovely love angle (Wesley Ayers!).

I know this falls under the young adult category but the book deserves to be read. 47 more words

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Love Letters to the Dead review

It begins as an assignment for English class: write a letter to a dead person. Laurel chooses Kurt Cobain – he died young. and so did Laurel’s sister May – so maybe he’ll understand what Laurel is going through. 432 more words