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Mini Review #5: Rejected Princesses, A Northern Light

Mini Review #1 Title: Rejected Princesses – Tales of History’s Boldest Heroines, Hellions & HereticsAuthor: Jason PorathPublished: October 25th, 2016 by Dey Street Books Synopsis:Blending the iconoclastic feminism of The Notorious RBG and the confident irreverence of Go the F**ck to Sleep, a brazen and empowering illustrated collection that celebrates inspirational badass women throughout history, based on…… Continue reading Mini Review #5: Rejected Princesses, A Northern Light

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Mini Review #4: Daughter of Smoke and Bone, Psychology of Success, Until the Beginning

Mini Review #1 Title: Daughter of Smoke and BoneAuthor: Laini TaylorPublished: September 27th, 2011 by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Summary:Around the world, black handprints are appearing on doorways, scorched there by winged strangers who have crept through a slit in the sky.In a dark and dusty shop, a devil’s supply of human teeth…… Continue reading Mini Review #4: Daughter of Smoke and Bone, Psychology of Success, Until the Beginning

The Random Things · The Reading · Wrap-Up

What’s Good, What’s Bad, and What’s in Between: January Wrap-up

Hello, everyone! Hope you’re all doing well 🙂 January has come to an end and I’m here to talk about it. I think it was a very productive month for me, maybe a little overwhelming at times and a LOT tiring all the time (then again, ‘tired’ is part of my personality at this point).…… Continue reading What’s Good, What’s Bad, and What’s in Between: January Wrap-up

Book Reviews · The Reading

A Very Large Expanse of Sea by Tahereh Mafi

Title: A Very Large Expanse of SeaAuthor: Tahereh MafiPublished: October 16th, 2018 by HarperTeen Summary:It’s 2002, a year after 9/11. It’s an extremely turbulent time politically, but especially so for someone like Shirin, a sixteen-year-old Muslim girl who’s tired of being stereotyped. Shirin is never surprised by how horrible people can be. She’s tired of…… Continue reading A Very Large Expanse of Sea by Tahereh Mafi

Discussions · The Reading

Average Ratings: Do They Matter?

With the end of the year and the beginning of a new one, I’ve been seeing plenty of posts around the blogosphere where readers recap their reading year in beautiful charts and graphics. I actually really wanted to join in on the fun but I didn’t because my reading year really wasn’t worth mentioning. But…… Continue reading Average Ratings: Do They Matter?

Book Reviews · Favorite Books · The Reading

Raging Star by Moira Young

Title: Raging Star (Dust Lands #3)Author: Moira YoungPublished: May 13th, 2014 by Margaret K. McElderry Books Summary:Saba is ready to seize her destiny and defeat DeMalo… until she meets him and finds herself drawn to the man and his vision of a healed earth, a New Eden. DeMalo wants Saba to join him, in life and work, to…… Continue reading Raging Star by Moira Young

Book Reviews · Mini Review · The Reading

Mini Reviews #2: Rebel Heart and Changeling

Hello, everyone! Hope you’re having a good day! Today I have another set of mini-reviews for you because like I said in my Mini Reviews #1, there are books that I just don’t like/dislike enough to write a full review on 🙂 Okays, here are today’s reviews: Mini Review #1: Title: Rebel Heart (Dustlands #2)Author: Moira YoungPublished: October…… Continue reading Mini Reviews #2: Rebel Heart and Changeling