Book Review: A Very Large Expanse of Sea

It’s 2002, a year after 9/11. It’s an extremely turbulent time politically, but especially so for someone like Shirin, a sixteen-year-old Muslim girl who’s tired of being stereotyped.

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Book Review: Even in Paradise

When Julia Buchanan enrolls at St. Anne’s at the beginning of junior year, Charlotte Ryder already knows all about the former senator’s daughter. Most people do… or think they do.

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Announcement: Sapphic Saturdays First Readathon

Note: Arin is credited for designing & making all of the graphics for Sapphic Saturday! Didn’t she do such a great job!?  This is the most excited I’ve ever been to make a post/announcement! Those of you who follow Arin & I on Twitter may already know a little about this, but if you don’t, […]

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Book Review: Two Can Keep a Secret

Echo Ridge is small-town America. Ellery’s never been there, but she’s heard all about it. Her aunt went missing there at age seventeen. And only five years ago, a homecoming queen put the town on the map when she was killed. Now Ellery has to move there to live with a grandmother she barely knows.

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Giveaway Announcement // Thank You for 500 Followers!

To start this post off, I wanted to say thank you all so much for 500 followers! Whenever I started this blog, it was primarily to simply archive all of the reviews that I wrote on Goodreads. I never thought I’d meet so many great people, bond over amazing books, and become so connected to so many […]

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The Pros & Cons of Critical Reading

In the book community, we talk about a lot of things: books, tropes, authors, genres, etc. But, whether book bloggers or book vloggers are your thing, we don’t often talk about critical reading. I think that this is because, primarily, when you’re rating and reviewing books, it seems kind of insinuated that you read the […]

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Hi, I’m Back (and with changes)

Oh, how I have missed you all! It’s been almost an entire month since I decided to take a much needed break from the responsibilities of book blogging, and I have truly missed it so much. There were times when I wanted to get off hiatus far sooner but I allowed myself to take the time I needed […]

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