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Reading List for Spring Break!

NOTE: SPRING HAS SPRUNG IN MY REGION 🙂 {1} Lord of Shadows Cassandra Clare Super, SUPER excited to finish this one! Lord of Shadows actually released in May, and I ordered my Waterstones Special Edition way before that. Even so, mine only arrived in August, and I haven't had a lot of time to read,… Continue reading Reading List for Spring Break!

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Series Discussion

Series Discussion: 13 Reasons Why [Part 1]

13 Reasons Why | Discussion Release Date: March 31 2017 Newcomer Katherine Langford plays the role of Hannah, a young woman who takes her own life. Two weeks after her tragic death, a classmate named Clay finds a mysterious box on his porch. Inside the box are recordings made by Hannah -- on whom Clay… Continue reading Series Discussion: 13 Reasons Why [Part 1]

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How Many Books Will You Read in a Lifetime?

Kristen Twardowski

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We readers like to imagine that we’ll always have time for a book. We’ll get to finish all the great ones. The classics. The new releases. The fantasy series that stretches on for book after book. The standalone memoir that somehow reflects our own lives.

But of course we won’t read all of the books in the world. We probably won’t even have the chance to read all of the books that matter. Time is finite after all. So are the number of novels we read.

That raises the question: how many books will we each read during our lifetimes?

Emily Temple over at Literary Hub set out to find the answer to that very thing. She found that the answer depends on several variables including how long we’ll each live and how many books we read per year. So Temple created three categories: an average reader, a voracious one, and a…

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Book Reviews

Book Review: Breathe by Sarah Crossan

Breathe Amazon | Book Depository | Barnes & Noble Author: Sarah Crossan Publisher: Bloomsbury Series: Breathe (#1) Genre: YA / Science Fiction Years after the Switch, life inside the Pod has moved on. A poor Auxiliary class cannot afford the oxygen tax which supplies extra air for running, dancing and sports. The rich Premiums, by contrast, are… Continue reading Book Review: Breathe by Sarah Crossan

Book Reviews

Book Review: Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas

Throne of Glass Amazon | Book Depository | Barnes & Noble Author: Sarah J. Maas Publisher: Bloomsbury Series: Throne of Glass (#1) Genre: Fantasy Meet Celaena Sardothien. Beautiful. Deadly. Destined for greatness. In a land without magic, where the king rules with an iron hand, Celaena, an assassin, is summoned to the castle. She comes not to… Continue reading Book Review: Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas