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XOXO by Axie Oh is a delightful YA romance with a sprinkle of K-Pop!

XOXO by Axie Oh explores a world I had never dove into before, but as it turns out, it’s one that I don’t think I want to leave. XOXO follows the story of Jenny. She’s a junior in high school with her eyes set solely on a future as a professional cellist, but other than […]

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Book Review: BETTER THAN THE MOVIES by Lynn Painter

Oh. My. Goodness. Lynn Painter’s debut novel Better than the Movies is everything you’d want in a romantic comedy story. Talk about squeal worthy!! The enemies to lovers trope? FANTASTIC. The multiple references to age old romantic comedies? AMAZING. The killer kissing scenes and realizations of love? SWOON-WORTHY. I loved it loved it. Honestly couldn’t […]

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BOOK REVIEW: JAY’S GAY AGENDA by Jason June

Jason June dives into a sexier world with their debut YA novel Jay’s Gay Agenda. In Jay’s Gay Agenda, Jay finds himself going from a small town life where the gay population is solely him, to a bustling city where anything is possible. Overwhelmed, he creates an agenda, a list where he organizes what he wants […]

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BOOK REVIEW: Realm Breaker by Victoria Aveyard

Victoria Aveyard’s Realm Breaker was a decent fantasy novel, with a great diverse cast of characters, a bit of mystery, and a great world that combines all the best fantasy tropes into one epic fantasy tale.  Realm Breaker had multiple protagonists, and each chapter contained several different people’s perspectives. Corayne, one of the characters you […]

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Book Review: LOVE IN ENGLISH by Maria Andreu

Love in English by Maria Andreu is a fantastic book to read for a look at America through the eyes of an immigrant. It is perfect for those looking to expand their cultural knowledge, and who are also looking to read an interesting and captivating young adult book. Following Ana through her move to the […]

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Book Review: THE MARY SHELLEY CLUB by Goldy Moldavsky

The Mary Shelley Club by Goldy Moldavsky follows the story of Rachel. It starts as the age-old story of a new girl running from her past… at a new school… with cute boys, but actually turns out to be a suspenseful tale filled with mystery, mischief, and even murder. Rachel is a horror movie fanatic […]

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GIRLS CAN! Blog Tour

Welcome to the Girls Can Blog Tour! To close out Women’s History Month, please join us for a week-long celebration of extraordinary women and their remarkable accomplishments, drive and tenacity. Each stop along the tour will feature fascinating insights from the talented trio of female authors behind National Geographic Kids’ Girls Can!, as well as […]

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YOU WERE MADE FOR ME Blog Tour & Giveaway

Welcome to the You Were Made for Me Blog Tour! To celebrate the release of You Were Made for Me by Jenna Guillaume on April 1st, blogs across the web are featuring original content from Jenna, as well as 10 chances to win the hardcover! Differences Between You Were Made for Me and Weird Science […]

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BOOK REVIEW: LOST IN THE NEVER WOODS by Aiden Thomas

Aiden Thomas manages to sprinkle a bit of pixie dust on Lost in the Never Woods. It’s been five years since Wendy returned from being lost without her brothers. Her family doesn’t know what happened to her, the cops asked every single question they could think of, and even Wendy herself can’t remember anything that […]

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Guest Post: ROSIE LOVES JACK Author Mel Darbon

People can tend to forget that just because one has a learning disability or difficulty communicating, it doesn’t mean one has nothing to say—which is why I decided from a young age that I wanted to do something about this, and ultimately why I wrote my first novel.  My personal story begins when I was […]