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Gilmore Girls Reading Challenge

This post is totally overdue. My challenges page went up just after Christmas and I have only mentioned it once. If you haven't been there yet, you totally should! You can click here or click on the tab at the top of your page ^. It's a wonderful page that allows me to share all… Continue reading Gilmore Girls Reading Challenge

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Children of Blood and Bone

Book: Children of Blood and Bone Author: Tomi Adeyemi Pages: 525 Published by Henry Holt Books for Young Readers on March 6th, 2018 Genre(s): YA, fiction, fantasy Rating: 4.5 stars Series? Yes (second book out in 2019) Plot: (Goodreads synopsis) They killed my mother. They took our magic. They tried to bury us. Now we rise. Zélie Adebola remembers when the soil… Continue reading Children of Blood and Bone

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The Young Elites

Book: The Young Elites Author: Marie Lu Pages: 355 Published by Putnam Books for Young Readers on October 7th, 2014 Genre(s): YA, fantasy, fiction Series? Yes Goodreads synopsis:  Adelina Amouteru is a survivor of the blood fever. A decade ago, the deadly illness swept through her nation. Most of the infected perished, while many of the children who survived were left… Continue reading The Young Elites

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Flame in the Mist

I thought I possessed all the answers. Or at least most of them. Now I know I understand nothing. Book: Flame in the Mist Author: Renee Ahdieh Pages: 392 Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons on May 16, 2017 Genre(s): fiction, YA, fantasy Series? YES (BONUS: the second book, Smoke in the Sun is out TODAY!) Plot: (from Goodreads) The only daughter of a… Continue reading Flame in the Mist

Monthly Rewind

Monthly Review – April & May

Between finals, graduations, house hunting, and life in general, I missed April. So, today, you get a two-for-one deal!! It's been a busy couple of months (not that I'm complaining), but here's what I've been up to while I haven't had the time to be here. (only) 6 books! The Cruel Prince (4 stars), The One and… Continue reading Monthly Review – April & May

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Simon vs. The Homo Sapien’s Agenda

People really are like houses with vast rooms and tiny windows. And maybe it’s a good thing, the way we never stop surprising each other. Book: Simon vs. The Homo Sapien's Agneda Author: Becky Alberalli Published April 7th 2015 by Balzer + Bray Plot: (from Goodreads) Sixteen-year-old and not-so-openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the… Continue reading Simon vs. The Homo Sapien’s Agenda