Tag Archives: contemporary fiction

Four Favorite Comfort Reads

Hi everyone! So, I think it’s almost universally acknowledged that Summer 2016 hasn’t been the best it could be. I’ve almost given up even looking at news that isn’t books- or Nationals-related, and I’m seriously considering living under a rock … Continue reading

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Skim

Hey everyone! Hope you all have had a lovely weekend, full of tea and sunshine and binge-watching clips of The Late Show (or is that just me?). Today’s book is Skim, by the amazing due of Mariko and Jillian Tamaki, … Continue reading

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The Monsters of Templeton

Hello everyone! Hope you all are having wonderful summers, full of ice cream and beaches and movies (and hopefully not summer colds). And, of course, lots and lots of reading. Summer is awesome in large part because of all the … Continue reading

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Get in Trouble

Oh my goodness gracious, it’s a blog post! After quite the unofficial hiatus! But now that AP exams are done, sleep is more than just a figment of my imagination, and I am somehow a rising senior in high school … Continue reading

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My Favorite Books of 2015

Oh my god, it’s winter break. So much sleep. So much reading. It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Now that the year is drawing to a close, it seems only right to tally up some of the best … Continue reading

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Love Stories: Happy Valentine’s Day!

Hi everyone! So I am a bit of a hopeless romantic. I live for things like beautiful romantic gestures and cute couples and sweet love poetry. And since today is Valentine’s Day, it seems like as appropriate a time as … Continue reading

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After Tupac and D Foster

This books, guys. Oh, this book. Emotions. Emotions. Obviously, the title of said book is After Tupac and D Foster, written by the lovely Jacqueline Woodson. The book is narrated by a young girl living in Queens, right across the … Continue reading

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