bookish · discussions

what do you look for in a blog?

reasons of following a blog (or following someone in general) vary from one person to another. it usually depends on the topics discussed, the writing style, and, believe it or not, graphics/theme. yes, as much as we try not to judge something by its looks, a blog theme does have a role in attracting people. it… Continue reading what do you look for in a blog?

bookish · reviews

REVIEW: kissing in america, by margo rabb

Kissing in America, by Margo Robb Published by: Harper Teen (May 26th, 2015) Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Realistic, Growing Up, Travel Pages: 400 Goodreads // The Book Depository ★★★★★ In the two years since her father died, sixteen-year-old Eva has found comfort in reading romance novels—118 of them, to be exact—to dull the pain of her loss that’s… Continue reading REVIEW: kissing in america, by margo rabb

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the current state of mental illness in young adult books

WARNING: my opinions are laying ahead. i noticed that a lot of people say that young adult authors have opened up to new areas, and started engaging themselves in topics more diverse and more different than what we used to see usually in books. we do not have the same main character anymore, the one who… Continue reading the current state of mental illness in young adult books