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Book Review: Exit, Pursued by a Bear

The Not-so Stereotypical Cheerleading Drama Exit, Pursued by a Bear Rating: 4/5 Summary: Hermione is in her final year of high school and starts it off by attending her final cheer camp session. However, it ends with her being drugged, … Continue reading

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Book Review: These Broken Stars

Am I possessed by an Alien or not right now? These Broken Stars (Starbound #1)   Rating: 4.0/5 Summary: When something goes majorly wrong on the Icarus spacecraft, rich heiress Lilac LaRoux and newly decorated General Tarver Merendsen, become trapped … Continue reading

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Book Review: Ask the Passengers

Therapists in the Sky Ask the Passengers by A.S. King    Rating: 5/5 Summary: Astrid Jones desperately wants to confide in someone, but her mother’s pushiness and her father’s lack of interest tell her they’re the last people she can … Continue reading

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Book Review: Copper Sun

If You Want to See How Evil People Can Be…Read This Book! Copper Sun by Sharon Draper    Rating: 4.0/5 Summary: Amari is a young black girl from a village in Africa. She has an easy life with her parents, … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Glass Castle

I Really Wanted to Punch Her Parents… A Lot The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls    Rating: 3.5/5 Summary: This is the memoir of Jeannette Walls and her dysfunctional family. She has a very unorthodox childhood, which some may call … Continue reading

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Book Review: Unwind

“Killing” Kids is Only Okay Between the Ages of 13-18 Unwind by Neal Shusterman    Rating: 5/5 Summary: Unwind is a tale of post-war dystopian America, where the dusts of the Heartland war have finally settled and abortion has been … Continue reading

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Book Review: Throne of Glass

If They Piss Me Off, They’ll Find Themselves at the End of My Knives Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas    Rating: 5/5 Summary: Celaena Sardothien has been a slave in the Salt Mines of Endovier for over a … Continue reading

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Book Review: #16 Things I Thought Were True

The Unexpected Journey of a Lifetime #16 Things I Thought Were True by Janet Gurtler Rating: 4.0/5 Summary: Morgan is a high schooler who had an embarrassing video go viral. Since then she’s been an outcast and she hides her … Continue reading

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Book Review: An Ember in the Ashes

A Slave, A Soldier and an Empire: How They’ll Change the Whole Game An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir Rating: 5/5 Summary (from Goodreads): Laia is a slave. Elias is a soldier. Neither is free. Under the Martial … Continue reading

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Book Review: Between Shades of Gray

You don’t know true cold until you read this book Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys Rating: 4.5/5 Summary: Lina, a young girl preparing for art school and summer break, has lived a peaceful and love-filled life with her … Continue reading

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