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Review: Shards & Ashes

Title: Shards & Ashes
Author: by Melissa Marr & Kelley Armstrong
Published: February 2013
Authors’ Websites: http://www.melissamarrbooks.com/
and http://www.kelleyarmstrong.com/
Genre: Science Fiction, YA, teen

Review:  This collection is the result of Marr and Armstrong proposing to this group of authors to each write a short story in which the future is dark and bleak.  729 more words

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Top Ten Tuesday-Ten Books For Fans of Supernatural-3/10/15

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday hosted by The Broke and the Bookish is so open-ended it’s practically a freebie! The topic is the top ten books for people who like X. 184 more words

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Cool YA Things Happening in the WS Area

I feel like I should give myself a sticker, here I am blogging again, one week after the last blog. Definitely worthy of a sticker.  As a School Counselor we like to use Solution Focused Counseling which works around setting attainable goals to reach bigger goals.   332 more words


The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan

Set in a dystopian village after the ever popular “Zombie Apocalypse” The Forest of Hands and Teeth is the first in Carrie Ryan’s Young Adult Fiction trilogy. 481 more words


Judge a Book by the Cover (26)

They say not to judge a book by its cover, but like many, a stunning cover can make me read a book. There is so many gorgeous YA book covers out there and this feature is to show some that caught my eyes. 14 more words


The Map to Everywhere by Carrie Ryan and John Parke Davis

I really like maps. And fun illustrations. I know they say a lot about never judging a book by its cover, but literally speaking, we all do. 786 more words


Review: The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan

Once upon a time, I read a short story by Carrie Ryan called “Bougainvillea” and fell in love with it. This love opened a desire door to read her longer zombie novels, and when I saw that a bunch of my friends rated… 628 more words