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My Favorite Books of 2012

It’s that time again! Every year I choose my favorite kids’ books, and this year instead of making my millions of excuses about how it’s hard to choose only one, I decided to pick one book per category. So here … Continue reading

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The Subjectivity of a “Favorites” List

Last week my writing group was discussing our group’s book-of-the-month, The Boyfriend List┬áby E. Lockhart. We were going around, generally talking about the book and I mentioned how I’d really liked it but hadn’t loved it enough to pick up … Continue reading

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Best books of 2009 — of the ones I read anyway

Okay, so I was going to do this whole post about the best kid’s books I read this year, but while I was going through my list on goodreads, I started to get confused about my star rating system. Then … Continue reading

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Graceling by Kristin Cashore

Graceling by Kristin Cashore is a fantasy/adventure/romance novel with a fierce female protagonist. While an enthralling and satisfying read on the whole, I had a few issues with the pacing. The author had a tendency to wax lyrical about how … Continue reading

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