Tag Archives: fantastic

The Wrath and the Dawn

Hi everyone! Recently I realized that there is one thing that I forgot about summer–how easy it can make it to read more of a book in one day than you usually would in a whole week. And, you know, … Continue reading

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I’ll Give You the Sun

Hi everyone! Oh my god it’s November. Er. . .Happy late Halloween? As you can probably see, the book today is I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson, which gave me many many feelings and was amazing and agh … Continue reading

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We Were Liars

Guys. Guys, it’s We Were Liars. I have been waiting for this book for months. MONTHS. AND NOW I HAS READ IT. And, y’know, promptly had my brain broken. I have a question: Why do all the good books hurt? … 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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This Star Won’t Go Out: The Life & Words of Esther Grace Earl

Hi, everyone! Remember when I wrote that post a couple weeks ago about This Star Won’t Go Out: The Life and Words of Esther Grace Earl? Well, I got the book. I finished the book. And I swear I’m going to … Continue reading

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Two Boys Kissing

Hello again! If this book looks familiar, that’s because I’ve already gushed about it here. But that wasn’t enough. It deserves more. (Unfortunately, this post has actually been languishing in my Drafts for months. Which is horrible, considering how much … Continue reading

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Pour a Mug of Hot Tea. . .

Because Girl Knows Books has passed 50 followers!!! (You can pour whatever you like, really. You don’t even have to pour anything. Feel free to eat candy, though.) You all are. . .here. I’m not even sure where many of … Continue reading

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