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New Books for July!


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  • Once and For All, by Sarah Dessen. Louna’s years working at her mother’s wedding planning business–as well as the tragic end of her first love–have shaped her cynical views on romance, but the arrival of serial-dater Ambrose may start to change Louna’s mind and give her a second chance at love.
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REVIEW: The Serpent King by Jeff Zentner

Title: The Serpent King
Author: Jeff Zentner
Format: Paperback, 384 pages
Publication: March 8th 2016 by Crown Books for Young Readers
Source: Bought from National Book Store… 1,032 more words

Young Adult

It's Monday! What Are You Reading? 6/26/17

I’m so proud of myself – I was able to finish all three books on my list for this week and just started a fourth one! 218 more words


Book Review: Short

Today we recommend: Short by Holly Sloan.

Very short for her age, Julia grows into her sense of self while playing a munchkin in a summer regional theater production of The Wizard of Oz. 114 more words


Picking Sides

via Daily Prompt: Cringe

“Ew.” I’m sitting in the car, passenger side, scrunching my nose up at my phone screen.

“What is it?” Em keeps his eyes on the road, probably just asking to be polite. 88 more words


Review: Sisters by Raina Telgemeier

Telgemeier’s books just keep getting better and better in my eyes. My third read, Sisters, in particular resonated with me because of the main notion of sisterhood and its complications/ joys. 303 more words

Graphic Novels

17 Realistic Fiction Books You Should Check Out

I’m not going to lie, I’m a sucker for teen fiction. I’m especially fond of teen realistic fiction. Why? Because I believe that teens face more experiences than what we give them credit for. 202 more words