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Playlist for the Dead by Michelle Falkoff

Here’s what Sam knows: There was a party. There was a fight. The next morning, his best friend, Hayden, was dead. And all he left Sam was a playlist of songs, and a suicide note: For Sam—listen and you’ll understand.

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Book Reviews

Review: The Winner's Crime (The Winner's Trilogy #2) by Marie Rutkoski

Hardcover, 416 pages
Published March 3rd 2015 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
Source: ARC from Publisher

As is often the case with me, I found The Winner’s Crime to be a much more compelling read, exploring in greater depth gender portrayal and court politics than its predecessor,  811 more words


If I Stay by Gayle Forman

Despite its popularity, I barely paid attention to this book. My sister and my friends have read and even recommended it to me. But being too tired and mentally exhausted with all the Young Adult books in the market and the clamor for their movie versions, I decided to give myself a break. 701 more words

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Most Anticipated Reads of 2015; Spring and Summer

2015 isn’t looking like a good year for my bank account. There’s just so many books coming out that I want to read! Because my list is pretty long, I’ve decided to break it up into pieces. 511 more words


The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton

I’ve read S.E.  Hinton’s novel The Outsiders somewhere between 25 and 30 times over the last 13 years.  It’s long been a staple of the 7th grade reading program, sometimes beloved by all, sometimes just really, really well liked. 614 more words

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Spotlight On A Series: Leviathan

Leviathan – Scott Westerfeld

“Prince Aleksander, would-be heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne, is on the run. His own people have turned on him. His title is worthless. 448 more words

Young Adult

Red Queen (Review #1)

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Title: Red Queen

Author: Victoria Aveyard

Published: 2015

Genre: Young Adult, Dystopian, Fantasy

First in a Series: Yes

Star Rating: 5/5… 326 more words