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The Point of Post-Apocalyptic: A Time for Thick Walls

Post-apocalyptic is all about one thing: if the world as we know it ceased to exist tomorrow, would I survive? Take away my cell phone and television, cars once the fuel runs out. 1,022 more words


May B (Book Review)

“So many things

I know about myself

I’ve learned from others.

Without someone else to listen,

to judge,

to tell me what to do,

and choose…

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Middle Grade Reader

California by Eden Lepucki

Kimberley O’Brien was on the waiting list at the Chicago library for months while I waited for this book to become available. Waiting lists are hard because in some cases, you wait for a long long time for this book or that book to be available and then it ends up not being all that great so you feel like it really wasn’t worth the wait.  230 more words

Red Rising

Red Rising  by Pierce Brown.

Post by Jenni.

So much wisdom in a racing YA novel full of adventure and excitement!
The thing that impresses me most about this apparently debut novel is the attention to characterisation, plot, moral universe and writing. 726 more words

Book Reviews

Running the Gauntlet: casting call. 

I had a lot of fun last week when I did the casting call for The Medal and thought I’d carry it over this week with Running The Gauntlet. 488 more words

Serial Novel