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Review: 45 Pounds (More or Less) by K.A. Barson

Synopsis from Goodreads.
Here are the numbers of Ann Galardi’s life:

She is 16.
And a size 17.
Her perfect mother is a size 6.

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Caught in the UNDERTOW--A Review

Hi there! Today I’m sharing my review for a dystopian YA novel that is eerily applicable to today’s mad, mad world. UNDERTOW, released today by Michael Buckley is a bit haunting in content, only because it brings the nastiest elements of our present society into sharp focus. 1,152 more words


Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday was started by The Broke and the Bookish. Every Tuesday there’s a different topic. This week is supposed to be Top Ten books I never want to read but I usually try to be willing to give anything a chance so I’m modifying it slightly. 336 more words


IF YOU FIND ME nominated for the Connecticut Nutmeg Book Award!

So grateful and so proud to be nominated and on the master list.

Thank you Connecticut readers, teens and librarians! It’s an honor, truly.


Blog Tour Review Post: Life Unaware by Cole Gibsen

Life Unaware

Release Date: 04/28/15

Entangled Teen

Buy Links:

B&N | Amazon | Book Depository
Kobo |
B-A-M | IndieBound | Powells

Book Summary: Regan Flay has been talking about you. 701 more words


Review: Conviction by Kelly Loy Gilbert

Review: Conviction by Kelly Loy Gilbert
Source: Digital galley courtesy of Disney-Hyperion via NetGalley. Thank you!
Expected Publication: May 19, 2015
Verdict: Good/Very Good

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Book Review: Made You Up by Francesca Zappia

Made You Up

Release date: May 19th 2015

Alex was diagnosed with schizophrenia at an earlier age. Since then, she’s been fighting to determine what’s real in her life and what’s not. 418 more words