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Reckless & resourceful: powerful women in young adult fiction

I loved celebrating International Women’s Day yesterday, but let’s face it – one day just isn’t enough to celebrate all of the strong and influential women that help mould our lives. 936 more words


Book Review: We Are Okay by Nina LaCour

What drew me first to this book was the cover: its absolutely beautiful.

4 disco balls

Published: February 14, 2017 by Dutton Books
Purchase: Amazon… 395 more words

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#OwnVoices Books I AM DYING TO READ

Hi all! So today I wanted o do a little post about book on my TBR I’m desperate to read that are also #OwnVoices books. I have soo many of these (don’t we all?) but these are the ones I’m particularly dying to read. 656 more words



With the rise of the hashtag #ownvoices, we finally have a platform in which we can showcase, promote and support books written about minorities for minorities. 874 more words


Book Review: 'We Are Okay' by Nina LaCour

There used to be days that I thought I was okay. Or at least that I was going to be. We’d be hanging out somewhere and everything would just fit right and I would think ‘it will be okay if it can just be like this forever’ but of course nothing can ever just stay just how it is forever.” 264 more words


if only there were more hours in the day.

I wonder if I’d be better at writing these posts if I started earlier. It’s not that I don’t think of doing that, it’s just that it occurs to me, I freak at subject matter, and then I wait. 309 more words


Thoughts on the PRINTZ

I tried to watch the YMA’s live on my laptop but was unavailable until 10:30 which was okay because I was able to catch the big stuff. 1,000 more words