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Skink–No Surrender by Carl Hiaasen

If you’re looking for a quirky read that’s different than any other YA you’ve read this summer, then pick up Skink–No Surrender, which is one of Carl Hiaasen’s books for young readers. 213 more words


Princess thoughts

Cinderella never asked for a prince. She asked for a night off and a dress. – Kiera Cass

One of my favorite library stories to tell is about the day I read 

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Happy 17th birthday, Alexis!

Today, in addition to it being the 239th birthday of the United States, it is the 17th birthday of my niece, Alexis. This year, I sent her  162 more words

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Simon Vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda- Review

Hello! A month later, I finished my summer class and I’m ready to jump back into blogging!

I wanted my first review to be special. I wondered if a reread would work… until I read Simon. 488 more words


Mystery/Humor: "Croak"

Croak by Gina Damico  

For no reason she can figure out, sixteen-year-old Lex Bartleby is one crazy angry girl. Previously normal and a good student, the high school junior can barely get through a day of school without punching someone out. 301 more words


REVIEW: Me, Earl & the Dying Girl By Jesse Andrews

Greg Gaines is the last master of high school espionage, able to disappear at will into any social environment. He has only one friend, Earl, and together they spend their time making movies, their own incomprehensible versions of Coppola and Herzog cult classics.  351 more words

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REVIEW: Confess by Colleen Hoover

At age twenty-one, Auburn Reed has already lost everything important to her. In her fight to rebuild her shattered life, she has her goals in sight and there is no room for mistakes. 278 more words

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