Monthly Archives: December 2013

My Favorite Books (Of 2013)

Hi everybody! I’m a little late with this, aren’t I? Actually, more like mammothly late, but I suppose I’m nothing if not a chronic procrastinator. And generally lazy. It’ll probably say that on my headstone. (Just kidding. I’m immortal, duh. … Continue reading

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The Project for Awesome 2013!!!

Hi everybody! Yesterday marked the beginning of the Project for Awesome for the year 2013, and it ends today. The Project for Awesome is an effort on the Internet to try to make the world a better place–people make videos … Continue reading

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Books! Free Shipping! What More Do You Want?!

Hi everyone! For all you holiday book-buyers out there, Powell’s Books has free shipping with guaranteed delivery by December 24 until noon tomorrow PST! Books books books books books! Sorry. It’s hard to rein in sometimes. BUT, even better, you … Continue reading

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Diversity in YA Lit–We Need It!

Hello everybody! >throws snow in your face< Seasons greetings! Heh heh. Aren’t I hilarious? So when I first started Girl Knows Books, when I was but a wee elementary school student who was vastly dorky and ignorant of many, many … Continue reading

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Why I Love Reading

Hi everybody! So this week I traveled back to ye olde elementary school to talk to a groupĀ of 6th grade students about blogging (and, of course, books). They’ve just read Drums, Girls, and Dangerous Pie by Jordan Sonnenblick, and their … Continue reading

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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

Hi everyone! So I planned to have this posted actually on or around Thanksgiving but, being me, that didn’t exactly happen. Of course. Anyway, what made me want to write this post was an article by Petula Dvorak in the … Continue reading

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Boys in Books Are Better, or, the YouTube Video That Says Everything We’ve All Been Thinking For Ages

If you’ve ever been wondering what I’m looking for in a husband. . . >sobs uncontrollably< And I’m so sorry for the big lag between posts! I have several sitting in my Drafts box that will hopefully be finished soon. … Continue reading

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