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Otherborn- Tour Stop, Review and Giveaway!

Welcome to the blog tour for  Overborn by Anna Silver. My tour stop includes a synopsis, review and a giveaway! Synopsis: London and her teenage friends live in a reprocessed world. Confined within Capital City’s concrete walls, London has done … Continue reading

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Review of The Pregnancy Project by Gaby Rodriguez with Jenna Glatzner

The Pregnancy Project by Gaby Rodriguez and Jenna Glatzer is the true story of a high school student who faked her pregnancy for her senior project in order to start a discussion on teen pregnancy and stereotypes. Gaby Rodriguez told … Continue reading

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Review of Cooking the Books by Kerry Greenwood

Cooking the Books is the latest Corinna Chapman mystery by Kerry Greenwood. In Cooking the Books Corinna is meant to be having a relaxing vacation while the bakery is closed but instead ends up baking for the set of a … Continue reading

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Recommend A…#5

Recommend A is a weekly meme hosted by shanyn at http://chickloveslit.com/ Today’s prompt for Recommend A… is “book that someone else recommended to you” and my recommendation is The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place, Book 1: The Mysterious Howling by … Continue reading

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Recommend A…#3

Recommend A is a weekly meme hosted by shanyn at http://chickloveslit.com/ Today’s prompt for Recommend A… is “book that was published in 2010” and my recommendation is Matched. Goodreads summary: Cassia has always trusted the Society to make the right … Continue reading

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The Kitchen Daughter by Jael McHenry

The Kitchen Daughter by Jael McHenry  tells the story of Ginny Selvagio, a young woman with Asperger’s syndrome who loves cooking and lives with her parents. When her parents die she finds out that she can call on a spirit … Continue reading

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Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ranson Riggs

I really enjoyed Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. Ransom Riggs has created a wonderfully compelling story with fantastic characters. I absolutely loved the usage of the old photographs throughout the story, it was a very unique way of adding … Continue reading

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Recommend A… #2

Recommend A is a weekly meme by Chick Loves Lit. For more info you can visit her site by clicking the banner above. Today’s prompt for Recommend A is “book that made you emotional”. If I Stay by Gayle Forman … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Robert Munsch!

June 11th is Robert Munsch’s birthday. Robert Munsch is an incredibly talented children’s author who writes very funny children’s books. Even better, he’s Canadian! For his birthday I’m doing a round up of my top five Robert Munsch books. In … Continue reading

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My Five Faves of 2012 (So Far) – Day #2 of Armchair BEA

I found out about the Armchair BEA event a bit late (the day it started) so unfortunately I haven’t had time to pull together a giveaway, although I may do one sometime this summer. Instead I’ll be posting my top … Continue reading

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