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Book of the Month- May

So at the end of every month, I thought that it might be cool to talk about a book that I have read over the course of the month. 359 more words


Being A Picky Reader

Not that book, not that book, not that book…but maybe this book?

Oh, to be a glorious picky reader.

(Note: This post will be specifically about the YA genre and some of my issues with it.) 628 more words



     Blackbird by Anna Carey

OK, yes, you have read this sort of story before, and you‘ve seen it in movies. Someone with amnesia wakes up. Without a memory, that person has to piece his or her life together and figure out how and why s/he arrived in the present. 489 more words

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Death Before Daylight Cover Reveal

I hope that you enjoy this lovely artwork and design!  Chris

Letter from author, Shannon A. Thompson

It’s here! It’s here! The final cover of The Timely Death Trilogy has finally been released. 379 more words


Young people's book awards

Review an electronic resource for children or young adults.

Inside a Dog is a website for teen readers where they can find great books to read, share their own book reviews, take part in discussions through forums and blogs, create or join a book club, and gain insight into authors’ thoughts about writing and reading through the… 551 more words

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Book Review: Poisoned Apples: Poems For You, My Pretty by Christine Heppermann

Heppermann, Christine. Poisoned Apples: Poems for You, My Pretty. Greenwillow Books, 2014. Gr. 9-12.

Traditional fairy tales merge with contemporary teenage girls in this collection of fifty feminist poems that artfully scrutinize the Western beauty myth. 316 more words

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