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The Mercy of Thin Air
Wow, I absolutely loved this book to pieces. It had all the qualities to a great novel; romance, mystery, self-discovery and acceptance. It tells the ...more
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Jul 26, 2009
The Life Before Her Eyes
I really wish I could give this book more stars but I can't pull myself to do so. The novel was a great read and what made it great was the poetic wri ...more
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Jun 09, 2009
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
The moment I read the plot summary to this novel, I knew I wanted to read it. And I am so glad I decided to because this is one of the best young adul ...more
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Jul 03, 2009
Just One Day (Just One Day, #1)
Anyone who knows me knows that I am a sucker for books that have motifs pertaining to self-actualisation. There's something about people breaking soci ...more
Mar 08, 2013
Mar 08, 2013
The Nature of Jade
I wish I could give this book a 4.5 instead of a 4 because it was a fabulous read. I thoroughly enjoyed it and I believe that this is one of the few " ...more
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Jun 04, 2009
I first picked up this book at Chapters because it was on those "to read" tables and I thought I would give it a go. So I borrowed it from the library ...more
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Apr 17, 2010
My Name Is Memory
"My Name is Memory" by Ann Brashares is about love spanning many generations with captivating landscapes and many tragedies. The novel follows a boy n ...more
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Jul 02, 2010
The Forest of Hands and Teeth (The Forest of Hands and Teeth, #1)
Wow I really wanted to like the book. It had everything going for it; a great summary, zombies and romance. This book came highly recommended by those ...more
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Jul 24, 2009
What She Left Behind
Not the best person to review this novel as I didn't even finish it. Debating if I should bail on my book club or walk in and straight up say that thi ...more
May 05, 2015
Apr 29, 2015
I Know It's Over
"I Know It's Over" is about sixteen year old Nicholas' relationship with Sasha and how they deal with a pregnancy and the pressures of family and frie ...more
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Aug 20, 2009
Breathing is about a fifteen year old girl named Savannah who falls in love with eighteen year old Jackson. However, this simple plot is filled with t ...more
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Aug 19, 2009
Nightshade (Nightshade, #1)
I wish I read the reviews for this book instead of just looking at the overall GoodReads score before borrowing it from the library. I wasn't expectin ...more
Jul 26, 2013
Jul 21, 2013
Baby Proof
**spoiler alert** A great read with great characters who are all flawed in their own sense. The characters and story were beautifully written and Giff ...more
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Jun 04, 2009
The Moon and More
Sarah Dessen, what happened? Your books used to be so wonderful but now they all seem to be lacking something. I'm not sure if it's because I've read ...more
Jul 24, 2013
Jul 02, 2013
Silence (Hush, Hush, #3)
This book, scratch that, this entire series was awful. I have no idea why I continued reading it after the first novel. Damn my need to finish a serie ...more
Mar 04, 2012
Feb 24, 2012
Stealing Heaven
The first chapter, though only a page long, absolutely catches the reader as Danielle lives her life stealing from others. However, the book isn't jus ...more
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Jul 04, 2009
Me Before You
**spoiler alert** 4.5 stars

I was initially apprehensive when putting in a request for this book at the library. The high rating on Goodreads and the v
Oct 12, 2013
Sep 13, 2013
Getting the Girl (Wolfe Brothers, #3)
I have heard so much about Markus Zusak I decided to give him a shot. I decided to start off with his lesser known books, so I can experience his deve ...more
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Jul 26, 2009
"Twisted" is a novel about a teenager named Tyler Miller who faces the consequences of defacing school property and living with the reputation of a "b ...more
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Jul 23, 2009
Seventeenth Summer
What I love about this novel is not only the plot but the writing. The poetic descriptions of even the most mundane things are described beautifully a ...more
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Jun 09, 2009
The Girl on the Train
This book left me with more question than answers if I'm being honest. Most of them have to do with "why did this character have [blank] or why did th ...more
Jun 23, 2015
Jun 15, 2015
Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1)
Man I really wanted to like this as much as everyone else but I couldn't. It took me almost three weeks to finish it and I had to really push towards ...more
Dec 16, 2013
Nov 25, 2013
Road to Bliss
Road to Bliss is about a fifteen year old boy named Jim who leaves home for the Prairies. While at the Prairies, he learns to find himself and become ...more
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Dec 27, 2009
The Fault in Our Stars
When a story makes you cry your eyes out, you know it's a good one. It hits you at your core and makes you question the things around you. It makes yo ...more
Jun 12, 2012
Jun 10, 2012
Girl of Nightmares (Anna, #2)
After reading "Anna Dressed in Blood," I was excited to hear that there was a sequel. I thought the first book was great and loved Blake's writing. Sh ...more
Apr 29, 2013
Mar 19, 2013
Hopeless (Hopeless, #1)
If there is anything I hate more than instalove its when characters don't react like normal human beings in clearly defined situations. Oh a creepy gu ...more
Sep 05, 2013
Jul 06, 2013
One Hour in Paris: A True Story of Rape and Recovery
An eye opening book that showed me how trauma occurs and persists. The novel was definitely more graphic than I anticipated but it was for the best. W ...more
Aug 11, 2014
Jun 03, 2014
Some Girls Are
I'm not sure how I feel about this book. The pace of the plot alone made me consider if I was high on cocaine and/or caffeine. The book was just go go ...more
Feb 25, 2014
Feb 01, 2011
Bitter End
I absolutely loved the authenticity of this book. Everything felt so real and it opened my eyes to why individuals stay in an abusive relationship. Wh ...more
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Nov 04, 2011
Just One Year (Just One Day, #2)
Urgh I really wanted to like this book more than I did. Don't get me wrong I loved Willem in "Just One Day" but somehow this novel was a downer. One o ...more
Dec 30, 2013
Mar 08, 2013
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