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26 diverse upcoming YA/MG releases that need more hype

  the number of diverse young adult and middle grade novels that are coming out this year is…uncountable. and while so many of them are hyped, others are not so known. and they really deserve more recognition. that’s why i decided to list 26 diverse upcoming YA/MG novels that need more hype. i summarized the… Continue reading 26 diverse upcoming YA/MG releases that need more hype

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REVIEW + DISCUSSION: an ember in the ashes, by sabaa tahir

An Ember In The Ashes, by Sabaa Tahir Series: An Ember In The Ashes #1 Published by: Razorbill (April 28th, 2015) Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult Goodreads // Book Depository ★★★☆☆ Laia is a slave. Elias is a soldier. Neither is free. Under the Martial Empire, defiance is met with death. Those who do not vow their… Continue reading REVIEW + DISCUSSION: an ember in the ashes, by sabaa tahir

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things you can do this summer without using a phone

  summer has just started for a lot of us (sorry, australian friends), and i’m so excited because it’s my favorite season of the year. no more school, no more homework, and no more exams. it’s like a temporary illusional feeling of freedom given before the school year starts again. but what happens when you… Continue reading things you can do this summer without using a phone

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sixteen candles: everything i’ve learnt so far

today is the day i say goodbye to being fifteen, and say hello to being sixteen. and man, it has been a good sixteen years. on this special day i decided to list sixteen lessons i’ve learnt so far in my life. i’ve seen this type of post many times on other blogs/vlogs, and i… Continue reading sixteen candles: everything i’ve learnt so far

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REVIEW + DISCUSSION: flame in the mist, by renée ahdieh

a digital ARC of this book was handed to me by publisher through netgalley in exchange of an honest review. this doesn’t affect my thoughts in any way. Flame in the Mist, by Renée Ahdieh Series: Flame in the Mist #1 Published by: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers (May 16th, 2017) Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult,… Continue reading REVIEW + DISCUSSION: flame in the mist, by renée ahdieh