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Ugly YA Books

I have a real book-buying problem. Like, I went to a thrift store yesterday and I bought 30 books. Because they were 40% off! And buy four books, get one free! 352 more words


New Young Adult Fiction: Challenger Deep - Neal Shusterman & Brendan Schusterman

For those of you who spend much time in the children’s department, the bestselling Schusterman needs no introduction. A master of realistic fiction, he reaches even deeper with this new novel about a teen with schizophrenia—it takes its inspiration from the experience of Schusterman’s own son, who co-writes the novel. 278 more words


Challenger Deep by Neal Shusterman (Review)

I received a free copy via Edelweiss for review purposes

When I started Challenger Deep, I wasn’t sure how I felt about it because it was so incredibly weird. 308 more words


Challenger Deep by Neal Shusterman

This was a hard book to read.  It was so realistic and sad and so confusing all at once.  Caden’s struggle to stay connected to reality was heart breaking.   43 more words


The Unread: "Undivided" by Neal Shusterman

While watching passively as the blockbuster explosion “Insurgent” broke the Internet this week, I decided that this Unread would be about a dystopian story that puts the works of Veronica Roth and Susan Collins to shame. 844 more words

Book Reviews

It's Monday! What Are You Reading? 3/23/15

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a meme started by Book Journey. The folks over atTeach Mentor Texts and Unleashing Readers have given it a children’s/YA spin. 252 more words


T5W || Books That Made You Think

Top 5 Wednesday is created by GingerReadsLainey. Each week, we choose 5 books according to the topic that Lainey has posted. This week, we’re talking about the top five books that really made us think. 370 more words