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Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston

Their Eyes Were Watching God is a lovely novel following Janie Crawford’s journey to finding her soulmate. The appalling past of Janie and her family causes Janie to struggle as she  finds herself as a woman, but no matter what she continues her journey. 48 more words

Realistic Fiction

Thirteen Reasons Why - Filled with suspense, good life lessons

Title: Thirteen Reasons Why

Author: Jay Asher

Summary: No one expected Hannah Baker’s death, but thirteen people would soon find out how their actions and words pushed Hannah off the edge. 144 more words

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loving >> week 155


Happy Friday! Here’s what I’m loving…

1 ♥ Pitch Perfect 2 I’ll admit: when I first went to see Pitch Perfect a few years ago, I expected nothing more than a light, if forgettable, musical comedy. 521 more words


Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

Whoo-hoo! I have just finished reading Fangirl.I have been devouring the book for about four or five days now (maybe even less…whoops!) and I am so happy to have finished. 352 more words

Book Reviews

Smoke by Ellen Hopkins

Ellen Hopkins does it again, delivering another fiery book with a twisted story line and depressing end. I won’t give too much away but if you know Ellen Hopkins at all, you already expect each of these items when picking up her novels. 267 more words

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Advancement or devolution?

The year has passed into the early 2000s, carrying with it a strong hope that savior for society lays around the corner. Yet with this hope there is a dull flicker of the unheeded catastrophes of our past; both natural and unnatural tragedies have withered in society’s mind as horrific memories rather than lessons to be learnt. 68 more words


"It's Kind of a Funny Story" by Ned Vizzini

Title: It’s Kind of a Funny Story
Author: Ned Vizzini
Rating: ★★★★

…A working brain is probably a lot like a map, where anybody can get from one place to another on the freeways. 550 more words