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Review: Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi


I’m not really sure what I was expecting with this book, honestly. I was a bit worried about it being Middle Grade, since I’ve never read MG before and I was afraid it’d be too sophomoric for me. But true to Tahereh’s writing, it was quite beautiful! The only thing really MG about this book is the characters’ ages and disposition. It wasn’t as flowery as her usual prose, but it was still on a higher level of writing than […]

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Audiobook Recs


I realized recently that it’s been a LONG time since I’ve listened to an audiobook. And it makes me sad! I love audiobooks, for two reasons:  They allow you to read in situations where you may not otherwise be able to read; i.e. driving, or doing something with your hands (I listen while I craft sometimes!) When the narrators are really good, it adds even more to the story! Actually, there’s been a few times where I probably wouldn’t have […]

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Heartbeat Weekly (88): YA Beach Bash Recap & Giveaway


  What I got this week From the signing: All of these are signed! Talon by Julie Kagawa, German edition Talon by Julie Kagawa, ARC The Immortal Rules by Julie Kagawa, original cover Soldier by Julie Kagawa Polaris by Mindee Arnett Signed swag (not pictured – oops) From the publisher: Metaltown by Kristen Simmons The Shadow Hour by Melissa Grey (for participating in the tour) THANK YOU Kristen for having your publicist send me a review copy! You’re the best!! Traded: […]

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