Category Archives: just for fun

Happy Galentine’s Day!: My Favorite Female Characters

Hi everyone! So, until about half an hour ago, I had no idea what Galentine’s Day was. All I knew was that it happens to be today, February 13th, and I saw it mentioned on Twitter a few times. But, … Continue reading

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To Be Read: Summer Edition

Hi everyone! It’s summer! A time for ice cream and beaches and getting sucked into books instead of doing your summer homework. And, despite the fact that it’s almost the end of July, this post is about what I want … Continue reading

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And Now I Gush About: Fandoms!

Okay, okay, stay with me. I know it’s been a while. . . First of all, I have two apologies. Whoot! One: I’m sorry I haven’t posted in ages. . .again. . .>meekly offers you cupcakes and Emily Dickinson poetry< … Continue reading

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Bookette: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

Hi! So this is my second Bookette, and as you can see, it’s about Harry Potter. There’s really not much else to say. Have a great day everybody! Literary Quote of the Day: “Mr. and Mrs. Dursley, of number four, … Continue reading

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Introducing. . .The Bookette!

Hi! So a little while ago I had this idea, and I’m not really sure how to describe it, so I’m just going to show you a quick photo: I call this little number a “Bookette.” This one is, of … Continue reading

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It’s Ron Charles!

Okay, so for those of you who don’t know (and you should), Ron Charles is a fiction book reviewer for the Washington Post. But he is ALSO your Totally Hip Book Reviewer, helpfully swooping in to save you from the … Continue reading

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The Newbery Approaches. . .

Sorry, but this is not a regular post on Girl Knows Books. I apologize. Instead, this is an aimless think-aloud on something that has been on my mind a lot today–who will win the Newbery Medal and Honors? (And the … Continue reading

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