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Soundless Book Review (Spoiler Free)

“I have bruises and aches in parts of my body I didn’t even know existed, but I refuse to let them master me.” 

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Six of Crows Book Review (Spoiler Free)

“This isn’t a job for trained soldiers and spies. It’s a job for thugs and thieves.” 

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Authors: Leigh Bardugo

Published on September 29th 2015 by Henry Holt and Company… 1,002 more words

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These Broken Stars - Book Review (Spoiler Free)

“And there it is, against all hope, like the sun peeking out from behind the clouds. The smallest hint of a smile.”

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Authors: Amie Kaufman, Meagan Spooner… 571 more words

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Darkness and Danger: A Wizard of Earthsea

When I was in my early teens, I attempted to read Gifts by Ursula K. Le Guin. However, my attention span and my ability to stick with books was not what it is today, and I (for unknown reasons) gave up on the book before I’d even really begun. 659 more words

Literature

Everybody’s Granny: Granny Weatherwax and A Hat Full of Sky

One of the first Discworld books I ever read was Lords and Ladies. It is one of the witch books of the series, and it introduced me to one of my favorite characters in the entire series: Mistress/Granny Weatherwax, the most powerful (according to her, and also everybody else) witch on the Disc. 381 more words

Literature

Rich Teen, Poor Teen: Books that depict teens living in poverty — @TLT16 Teen Librarian Toolbox

Motivated by the unrealistic and over-esteemed representation of rich main characters in YA and teen fiction, Karen Jensen of School Library Journal’s “Teen Librarian Toolbox,” provides an excellent review of several books depicting a realistic view of impoverished youth more consistent with our nation’s current economic climate. 16 more words

Pushing It Forward

Review: Reign of Shadows by Sophie Jordan

Reign of Shadows by Sophie Jordan
ISBN: 9780062377647
Publisher: Harper Teen (HarperCollins)
Release Date: February 9th, 2016
304 pages
Format: Hardcover

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