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Laura Martinelli

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Laura Martinelli is a full-time bookseller and writer. In addition to writing several YA novels, she also writes for the website Made of Fail about rereading Stephen King and other geek-related interests. Laura lives in Pittsburgh, PA with her family and their ill-behaved border collie mix.


Well.

I figured I'd better get back into blogging on a regular basis. (Yeah, I know some people would have done this ten days ago; I was a little busy.)

I'm Laura. I write. Well, actually, I mainly bitch about a lot of things (mostly work-related), but that's only when I don't have a book to fuel my rage and I can take a lot of my anger out there. For fiction, I write about snarky teenagers in f... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 3.00 · 11 ratings · 0 reviews · 4 distinct works · Similar authors
Snowfall
3.38 of 5 stars 3.38 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Living Dead Boy
2.5 of 5 stars 2.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2013
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L'Amore Imprevisto
1.0 of 5 stars 1.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2014
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Snowfall - excerpt from 201...
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Say I Love You. 8 by Kanae Hazuki
Say I Love You. 8
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The thing with a lot of the high school romance manga series that I’ve read so far is that there is a lot of filler with varying amounts of character development involved. (Additionally, doesn’t help when I read them back to back, because details sta ...more
Emmy & Oliver by Robin Benway
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I don’t know if I can call Robin Benway an underrated author, but it feels sometimes that she is—she’ll come out with a new book, it’ll be around for a few months, and then quietly die down until her next book comes out. (Which is interesting, given ...more
Eyes in the Twilight by Erica Allaire
Eyes in the Twilight
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Every few months or so, I go on an ebook buying spree and just pick up a bunch of cheap ebooks in my “Recommended For You” list on Amazon. (More often now that I have a Real Job and more money oh my god I am so screwed.) Typically after binging on an ...more
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We’ve come a long way with these books. I bought the first one in post-Gail Carriger haze of “But I want more of this!” and taking my chances with a cheap e-book series. (Not that I’m knocking self-pubbed e-books and e-authors, but it is pretty much ...more
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Neil Gaiman
“Right," said Fat Charlie conversationally. "You realize, of course, that this means war." It was the traditional war cry of a rabbit when pushed too far.”
Neil Gaiman, Anansi Boys
tags: humor, war

Mark Twain
“If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.”
Mark Twain

Eleanor Roosevelt
“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”
Eleanor Roosevelt, This is My Story

Frank Zappa
“So many books, so little time.”
Frank Zappa

Friendship is born at that moment when one man says to another: What! You too?
“Friendship is born at that moment when one man says to another: "What! You too? I thought that no one but myself . . ."”
C.S. Lewis, The Four Loves

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Marcie So I have been reading a lot of your reviews! Holy Crap! They're really helpful and I can tell you put a lot of time into them!! Thanks for always sharing on here!


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