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The Selection by Kiera Cass
"I read this book for one reason: To find out why it's a New York Times Best-selling series. After drinking several beers and banging my head against the wall after reading The Selection, I can kinda see why. And to be fair, it's probably not the a..." Read more of this review »
Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card

Because I continue to receive troll comments on this review, and because my own books are regularly being 1-starred by angry Card fans, I'm updating this with some informative links and quotes and making it unequivocally clear: this review d...
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The Mail Order Bride's Quilt by Leah Atwood
"This historical western short story is not one of Ms. Atwood's best. It all seemed too good to be true. I can't say much without giving the whole story away. I thought it was sweet but the story needed to developed more. It was rushed and the rela..." Read more of this review »
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Play My Game by J. Kenner
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Tez voted for 2 books on the list The Short Fiction of tor.com
The Intelligence Director by Jessica Brody
We Have Always Lived on Mars by Cecil Castellucci
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Bill Watterson
“In my opinion, we don't devote nearly enough scientific research to finding a cure for jerks.”
Bill Watterson

Tahereh Mafi
“If you're not happy, just leave. Don't cheat. Doesn't take a genius to figure that shit out. - Kenji”
Tahereh Mafi, Unravel Me

Maggie Stiefvater
Maggie Stiefvater, The Dream Thieves

Allie Brosh
“No one could tell me not to eat an entire cake—not my mom, not Santa, not God—no one. It was my cake and everyone else could go fuck themselves.”
Allie Brosh, Hyperbole and a Half

Neil Gaiman
“[D]on't ever apologize to an author for buying something in paperback, or taking it out from a library (that's what they're there for. Use your library). Don't apologize to this author for buying books second hand, or getting them from bookcrossing or borrowing a friend's copy. What's important to me is that people read the books and enjoy them, and that, at some point in there, the book was bought by someone. And that people who like things, tell other people. The most important thing is that people read... ”
Neil Gaiman

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A group to discuss the effects that pulling to publish fan fiction has had on the Fan Fiction fandoms (Twilight, Harry Potter, etc). Adults only!
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Tez has completed her goal of reading 150 books for the 2012 Reading Challenge!
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