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All The Bright Places

Author: Jennifer Niven
Publisher: Knopf
Publication: January 6, 2015

So my immediate reaction was:

After I allowed myself time to reflect, I cried some more. My family saw me bawling over this book for two days and made me immediately return it to the library. 922 more words

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New Veronica Roth Books

Following the tremendous success of the Divergent series (2011-2013), bestselling author Veronica Roth has announced plans to publish a new two-book series on dates in 2017 and 2018. 209 more words


WHICH WAY IS LEFT? - Chapter 5

Which Way is Left? is a young adult story I started writing years ago. Since then, names have been changed, genders have been swapped, shenanigans have been added and other shenanigans have been removed. 2,320 more words


Beautiful Creatures movie review

Why is this movie called Beautiful Creatures?  I don’t even have a guess…  (IE, I recall no creatures, just people.)  But as far as “the protagonist is a special snowflake in this young adult novel fantasy romance adaptation” genre goes, it’s a decent movie with some great actors turning in quality performances.  759 more words

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Tips to Fuel Your Writing (And Your Stamina)! by Mark Magro

I realized a long time ago that I’m a pretty serious pessimist. While most see this trait as a negative one, I like to think it stems from an innate desire to be prepared. 1,739 more words

30 Days of Writing

Tomorrow starts a new challenge for me, which as you can probably tell from both the graphic and the title of this blog entry, it is 30 days of writing.   346 more words


Ruby Red by Kerstin Gier (The Ruby Red Trilogy #1)

Original Title: Rubinrot

Year Published: 2012

Published by: Square Fish

Number of Pages: 322

First Sentence: As she fell to her knees and burst into tears, he looked all around the park. 403 more words

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