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Mini Review: The First Part Last by Angela Johnson

FTC Disclaimer: I borrowed a copy of this book from my local library. I was in no way compensated for this review. As with all of my mini reviews, I’m just going to share some of my notes that I wrote while reading The First Part Last: I liked this part where the title comes from, about how we miss some of the easiest parts of our lives,  ...

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Review: Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson

FTC Disclaimer: I borrowed a copy of this book from my local library. I was in no way compensated for this review. A Confession… So, I watched the movie adaptation of Speak first. I know, I know, that’s kind of blasphemy. I do usually try to read books before seeing their adaptations, but I honestly don’t even know why I  ...

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Mini Review: Fault Line by C. Desir

Title:  Fault Line Author:  C. Desir Series:  None Publisher:  Simon Pulse, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Publication Date:  October 1, 2013 Pages:  226 Format/Source:  ARC/From Publisher Age Group/Genre:  Young Adult/Contemporary, Issues Ben could date anyone he wants, but he only has eyes for the  ...

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Review: Letting Ana Go by Anonymous

Title:  Letting Ana Go Author:  Anonymous Series:  None Publisher:  Simon Pulse, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Publication Date:  June 4, 2013 Pages:  279 (ARC) Format/Source:  ARC/Received from publisher for review Age Group/Genre:  Young Adult/Contemporary, Issues In the tradition of Go Ask Alice  ...

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