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Mechanica by Betsy Cornwell

Nicolette’s awful stepsisters call her “Mechanica” to demean her, but the nickname fits: she learned to be an inventor at her mother’s knee. Her mom is gone now, though, and the Steps have pushed her into a life of dreary servitude. 104 more words

Betsy Cornwell

#NotAskingForIt - a review of Louise O'Neills 'Asking for It'

Within hours of finishing Louise O’Neill’s Asking For It I was hit with a stark reminder of how important this novel is, not only for girls but for all of us, when I waved my 17 year old Sister off at the door on her way to a friend’s party. 489 more words

Book Review: All The Rage- Courtney Summers


The sheriff’s son, Kellan Turner, is not the golden boy everyone thinks he is, and Romy Grey knows that for a fact. Because no one wants to believe a girl from the wrong side of town, the truth about him has cost her everything—friends, family, and her community. 594 more words


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Good morning/evening fellow readers,

Today I`m going to do another post in my bookish- tea- time  categories where everything that doesn`t have a categories here on book blogging world is placed. 572 more words


Lark Rising (Guardians of Tarnec #01) by Sandra Waugh Review

Yet another dreary read! This wouldn’t have been so bad if not for the namby-pamby heroine and the typical YA hero..

The heroine (who’s name escapes me) keeps whining and is so full of doubt that far from making her human, it makes her dreadfully irritating. 424 more words

In Firefly Valley (Texas Crossroads Bk 2) by Amanda Cabot ~Review~

In Firefly Valley is the second book of the Texas Crossroads series by Amanda Cabot. Between the first two books we get acquainted with a trio of men and two close friends. 1,001 more words

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Killing Mr. Griffin

Finished Killing Mr. Griffin by Lois Duncan.

Summary (from Goodreads):

“They only planned to scare their English teacher.

They never actually intended to kill… 242 more words

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