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Book Review: Optimists Die First by Susin Nielsen

  Title: Optimists Die FirstAuthor: Susin NielsenPublisher: Penguin Random House UK Children’s/ Andersen Publication Date:  02 Mar 2017 Genre: YA, Contemporary, Mental Illness Format: Ebook My Rating: 4/5 stars Links: GoodReads  . Amazon     Blurb:Petula has avoided friendship and happiness ever since tragedy struck her family and took her beloved younger sister Maxine. Worse, Petula blames herself. If only she’d kept an eye on…… Continue reading Book Review: Optimists Die First by Susin Nielsen

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Book Review: God Smites and Other Muslim Girl Problems by Ishara Deen

Title: God Smites and other Muslim Girl Problems Author:  Ishara Deen Publisher: Deeya Publishing Inc. Publication Date: January 15th 2017 Genre: YA Links: Goodreads  .  Amazon          I received a review copy in exchange with an honest review. A muslim version of Nancy Drew?????? Gimme that book! Asiya is a Canadian-Bengali teenager who always…… Continue reading Book Review: God Smites and Other Muslim Girl Problems by Ishara Deen

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Book Review: The Blazing Star By Imani Josey

Title: The Blazing Star Author: Imani Josey Publisher: Wise Ink Publication Publication Date:  December 6th 2016 Genre: Fantasy, Historical Fiction, YA My Rating: 4/5 stars Links: Goodreads  .  Amazon         I received a review copy in exchange with an honest review. Very beautiful and descriptive writing was used in this book to describe…… Continue reading Book Review: The Blazing Star By Imani Josey

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Cover Reveal: 27 Hours by Tristina Wright

  Title: 27 Hours (The Nightside Saga. #1) Author: Tristina Wright Release Date: October 3, 2017 Blurb: Rumor Mora fears two things: hellhounds too strong for him to kill, and failure. Jude Welton has two dreams: for humans to stop killing monsters, and for his strange abilities to vanish. But in no reality should a boy raised to…… Continue reading Cover Reveal: 27 Hours by Tristina Wright

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Book Review: Animal Farm by George Orwell

Title: Animal Farm Author: George Orwell Publisher: Secker and Warburg Publication Date: August 17, 1945 Genre: Dystopia, Classics ,  Literature Format: Paperback My Rating : 4/5 Links: Goodreads  .  Amazon  Blurb: “All animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others.” Revolution is in the air at Manor Farm after old Major, a prize boar, tells the other animals about…… Continue reading Book Review: Animal Farm by George Orwell

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Book Review: Dreamology by Lucy Keating

Title: Dreamology Author: Lucy Keating Publisher: Harper Teen Publication Date: April 12th 2016 Genre: Contemporary, YA, Fantasy Format: ebook My Rating: 4/5 stars Links: Goodreads  .  Amazon  Blurb: For as long as Alice can remember, she has dreamed of Max. Together they have traveled the world and fallen deliriously, hopelessly in love. Max is the boy of her dreams—and only her dreams. Because he…… Continue reading Book Review: Dreamology by Lucy Keating

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My TBR list for Diverse-A-Thon 2017

  I am a newbie to the Diverse-A-Thon, but the title of this read-a-thon alone is keeping me on my toes. Not only do participants get to read lots of diverse books, but also they get to participate in twitter chats over at @diverseathon . It was created by the following Booktubers: Christina Marie, Joce, Monica, and Whitney.  The…… Continue reading My TBR list for Diverse-A-Thon 2017

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Book Review: The Sun Is Also A Star by Nicola Yoon

Title: The Sun Is Also A Star Author: Nicola Yoon Publisher: Delacorte Press Publication Date:  November 1st 2016  Genre: Contemporary , YA, Fiction, Romance Format: ebook My Rating: 5/5 stars Links: GoodReads  Amazon  Blurb: Natasha: I’m a girl who believes in science and facts. Not fate. Not destiny. Or dreams that will never come true. I’m definitely not the kind of girl who meets…… Continue reading Book Review: The Sun Is Also A Star by Nicola Yoon