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F*ck Love by Tarryn Fischer

Tarryn Fischer writes a lot of darker books from what I’ve heard. I’ve only ever read Mud Vein before this one, but the plot sounded like it would be more up my alley than her others, so I read it. 366 more words

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diversity checkmark

“Representation and diversity are not buzzwords or trends or something you do to experiment or to ‘be nice.’ They are important and vital necessities to storytelling and should be approached with respect and consideration and humility.

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Book Review: Black Cross (Black Powder Wars #1) by J.P Ashman

I’m surprised this book doesn’t have higher ratings and isn’t more popular than it is. It’s a really great book. 423 more words

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The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly by Jennider Oakes book review

I was uncontrollably angry, but it was a quiet kind of anger, the kind that doesn’t even simmer, doesn’t make a noise. Real anger, the deadly kind. 553 more words

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predicting the future with monsters

I like to pick holes in the CBCA Book of The Year for Older Readers. When I worked in libraries, every year I seethed against the judge’s “poor” choices but I’ve slacked off the last couple of years. 461 more words

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The Crown by Keira Cass

The sequel to The Heir and conclusion to The Selection series, we finally know who Eadlyn picks and how the story ends. 450 more words

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