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Banned, challenged, authorship questioned: My take on the controversial book, Go Ask Alice.

This book was in my TBR for the longest time before I finally read it for Dewey’s 24 hour readathon. Read on to find out my take on this extremely controversial book. 383 more words


Monthly Recommendations: Mental Illness

This month’s topic for Monthly Recommendations, a Goodreads group, is Mental Illness Rep. A big problem today is the stigma against mental illness and those who suffer from it. 403 more words

Monthly Recommendations

Down the TBR Hole #10: Books 91-100

Well, I finally went through my first hundred books on my Goodreads “to be read” shelf! (Only about a thousand more to go ๐Ÿ˜…๐Ÿ˜…๐Ÿ˜…)

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Challenges And Tags

Go Ask Alice Book Review

Hey guys it’s Maddie,

I read this book earlier in the year and it was so good! I recommend it to everyone, you can find it at your local book store orย  1,004 more words

Independent Reading

Why don't young adult novels get more credit?

I can’t remember when exactly my Young Adult shame started, but I do know that it’s always been unnecessary.

According to the Young Adult Library Association, a division of the American Library Association, YA books are those aimed at kids aged 12-18 ( 389 more words

Go Ask Alice: Dangers Ahead

โ€œI really am only one infinitely small part of an aching humanity.โ€
โ€• Beatrice Sparks, Go Ask Alice

Go Ask Alice is a horrifying yet realistic image of a 15 year old girl plunged into the drug scene of the 1960’s.

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Banned Books Week Part 1

For those of you that don’t know, this week is Banned Books Week! I’ve picked several different Banned Books to talk about and I think I’m going to split it into 2 different posts just so it doesn’t get too long. 990 more words

Book Review