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USERNAME: EVIE (a book review)

First of all, I should point out that Username: Evie is a graphic novel. Occasionally, the talented, and extremely attractive, people at MojoFiction make me read graphic novels. 762 more words


Exquisite Redemption - a review

Exquisite Redemption is the third book in Ann Mayburn’s Iron Horse MC series. They feature a Texas-based 1% motorcycle club and the hardcore bombshells the members fall for… and they fall  1,027 more words

Book Review

Drums, Girls, and Dangerous Pie, Review

Drums, Girls, and Dangerous Pie by Jordan Sonnenblick

Plot: 13-year-old Steven’s life is interrupted suddenly when his 5-year-old brother Jeffrey is diagnosed with cancer. Steven’s life changes at home and at school as he deals with his brother’s illness, his parents’ reaction to it, and the emotional and financial repercussions the family must face because of Jeffrey’s diagnosis. 104 more words

Yang, Gene Luen. American Born Chinese.

NY: Square Fish, 2006.

Jin Wang was born in San Francisco to parents recently arrived from Taiwan, so he grew up surrounded by his peers — until Third Grade, when the family moved to a new city and suddenly he’s the only Chinese kid in the school. 154 more words

Character Study

Top 10 alternative fairytale movies

Be warned, if you’re not down with your witches, pixies, fairies and whatnot, this list will appear strange and confusing to you. That being said, away from your Cinderella and Snow White classics, here’s an alternative take on the best the fairytale genre has to offer that you might find refreshing. 311 more words

Best Of Lists

2015: A Year Worth Forgetting & Remembering In Equal Measures

2015 has indeed been a turbulent and life-changing year for me personally (and for the world at large).

Even New Year’s Day didn’t quite start off right and already 2015 had hurriedly ushered in new fears, new disasters and new heartache for humanity. 2,592 more words

Uni. Pieces

Eighteen (18) by JA Huss - Reviewed by Dottie

Eighteen (18): A Novel

Based on a True Story

By JA Huss

Genres: Contemporary Romance / New Adult / Coming of Age

Reviewed by Dottie… 2,183 more words