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Small Town Ghost: Chapter 2

A teenager stood in his backyard. His blonde hair was cropped close to his head and his hazel eyes were focused on the other side of his fence. 669 more words

Personal Writing

Jamie Marina Lau - Pink Mountain on Locust Island (Literature Review)

Monk and her father have their daily routine down-pat. She spends her time going to school and exploring Chinatown, while he lays on the couch, despairing over how hopeless his life has become. 427 more words

Literature Reviews

Shabby Sunday: The Red Pony by John Steinbeck - 1992

Shabby Sunday

I have a lot of old vintage books and one of my plans when I first started blogging was to do a post every week or so that shared one of my cherished vintage books. 979 more words


The Summer of Us by Cecilia Vinesse

While this book talks about young people and their futures, I can’t help but to call them “kids.” I don’t think it has anything to do with them, but the fact that I’m old and anyone under 30 is a kid to me now. 760 more words

Book Review

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The Female Persuasion

Author: Meg Wolitzer

Published: April 3, 2018

Publisher: Riverhead Books

Where I picked up my book: Library

Key Words: Feminism, Adult Fiction, Coming of Age story… 673 more words


Moonrise Kingdom


Set on an island off the coast of New England in the summer of 1965, Moonrise Kingdom tells the story of two twelve-year-olds who fall in love, make a secret pact, and run away together into the wilderness. 554 more words

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