Elise (TheBookishActress)
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The Unhoneymooners
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Five solid stars. This book pulled me in from the beginning, to the point where I knew I'd found a favorite before I was halfway through. Here, Bardugo integr
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"when I first read this book all the characters were older than I am, and now they’re all younger" May 16, 2019 12:01PM

 
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"this is one of the coolest beginnings to a book I've read in a while like damn Cat Winters does not pull punches" May 15, 2019 03:12PM

 
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Girl Made of Stars by Ashley Herring Blake
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A month after I finished this book, on Valentine's day, a boy in my biology class who had been harassing me non-sexually for months told me he wanted to have sex with me. Today, an anonymous article was published by my school in which this was mentio ...more
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The Stars Are Legion by Kameron Hurley
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I fear her, yes, but I’ve never been loyal.

4 1/2 stars, rounded up because I know for a fact this will stay with me. This story follows the Katazyrna family and the Bhavajas, trying to conquer the Mokshi, a world-ship with the power to take their
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All Out by Saundra Mitchell
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Listen, I’ve been anticipating this anthology for months now, but this was so much better than I expected - I want to put this down as the best anthology I have ever read, and the ratings support that. Of the seventeen stories in this book, I gave ni ...more
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The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon
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This is a book about how the smallest gestures can form the biggest pictures, how the smallest actions can change the course of a life. How seeing a girl can change your life. How falling in love with your secretary can change the course of someone’s ...more
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Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan
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We might be Paper Girls, easily torn and written upon. The very title we're given suggests that we are blank, waiting to be filled. But what the Demon King and his court do not understand is that paper is flammable.
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Clockwork Princess by Cassandra Clare
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here’s a song called I’m ready to die *strums guitar*

In my reviews of Clockwork Angel and Clockwork Prince, I talked a lot about of the things I loved so much within this series. But you know what? I cannot wait to do it all again. This series took a
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The Apocalypse of Elena Mendoza by Shaun David Hutchinson
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sometimes I think about the fact that this book referenced the name game meme from like two years ago and it was actually funny and then I wonder how the fuck this isn’t an NYT bestseller

The Apocalypse of Elena Mendoza is like nothing I have ever rea
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Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo
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Five solid stars. This book pulled me in from the beginning, to the point where I knew I'd found a favorite before I was halfway through. Here, Bardugo integr
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Albert Einstein
“Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.”
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J.K. Rowling
“It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.”
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It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our
“It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.”
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Marquis de Sade
“Conversation, like certain portions of the anatomy, always runs more smoothly when lubricated.”
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George Bernard Shaw
“Make it a rule never to give a child a book you would not read yourself.”
George Bernard Shaw

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