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The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas


The Hate U Give Little Infants Fucks Everyone.

The Hate U Give follows 16-year-old Starr Carter, witness to the murder of Khalil at the hand of a white police officer. 851 more words

Book Review

Book Review: Once and For All by Sarah Dessen


Title: Once and For All
Author: Sarah Dessen
Published in: 2017
Pages: 358
Genres: romance, realistic fiction, contemporary fiction


“As bubbly as champagne and delectable as wedding cake, Once and for All, Sarah Dessen’s thirteenth novel, is set in the world of wedding planning, where crises are routine. 856 more words

Contemporary Fiction

Always and Forever, Lara Jean

It’s always disorienting coming back to blogging from vacation, but here I am, with another simultaneously light and weighty book by Jenny Han, the closing book in the series that started with  268 more words


Review: Mouthful of Forevers by Clementine von Radics

The minute I stumbled across the poem “Poem for My Mother When She Doesn’t Feel Beautiful” online, I was sold on my decision to give this collection a chance before I’d even finished reading the whole of it. 726 more words


Tidbit Tuesday - Fire Colour One

They looked like they’d just stepped out of a shop window. I wondered how many hours the two of them had spent fantisising about the scene at Ernest’s deathbed and the muted, elegant, expensive clothing they could suddenly afford to wear. 178 more words


Spy Mission 007

“Okay, Alice,” Alfred whispered. “We’re in art class. Our mission is to make adorable little animals out of pom poms and pipe cleaners.”

“I know, Alfred. 358 more words

Creative Writing

Suphtin Boulevard by Santino Hassel

I fear I am too exhausted right now so I won’t be long but – can I say something without sounding weird? With very rare exceptions, I’d rather not postpone writing my reviews, because I often find that it gives an edge on both my feelings and my reflection that I don’t particularly like. 687 more words