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Book Unboxing and Review: The Raven King

I can’t even begin to describe the levels of anxiety I went through waiting for The Raven King, the last of Maggie Stiefvater’s brilliant Raven Cycle, to be released. I first encountered this magical series in June 2015. After reading the first book, I was hooked! But, alas, the last book wasn’t due to be released… Continue reading Book Unboxing and Review: The Raven King

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Book Review: The 5th Wave (Day 125)

My book club read The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey for the month of April. While I was very hesitant about this one, because I’d read tons of negative reviews, I found for the most part that this was a solidly enjoyable read. Here’s the description from Goodreads: After the 1st wave, only darkness remains. After… Continue reading Book Review: The 5th Wave (Day 125)

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Book Review: The Stranger

I had to read The Stranger by Albert Camus (he’s French, so it’s pronounced Camu) for my English class. It was definitely worth the read, despite frustrations and weirdness. Here’s the summary from Goodreads: Through the story of an ordinary man unwittingly drawn into a senseless murder on an Algerian beach, Camus explored what he termed “the nakedness… Continue reading Book Review: The Stranger

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Day 111: Quirky Readers Club #1-Book Review: Wink Poppy Midnight

April was the inaugural month of Brandy Strong’s Quirky Readers Club! I’m so excited to be a part of this club- Brandy is a cool blogger, and we get to read awesome books! The club could definitely use more members, so if you’re interested please follow the link to join! For April 2016, the Quirky… Continue reading Day 111: Quirky Readers Club #1-Book Review: Wink Poppy Midnight

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Day 106: Book Review: A “M”onster Calls

A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness is a very important book that I wish I had read earlier, and one that I wish I had time to re-read. A month and a half since reading it, I still don’t understand it. Here’s the summary from Goodreads: The monster showed up after midnight. As they do. But… Continue reading Day 106: Book Review: A “M”onster Calls