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Book Review: Undead Girl Gang by Lily Anderson

Going into this book I was excited. A book about a girl who brings back her friend and two other classmates from the dead to find out what happened? How the hell are you not at least intrigued? And then it turns out she's Mexican??? Like ME?! I thought I'd hit the jackpot. Little did… Continue reading Book Review: Undead Girl Gang by Lily Anderson

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Book Review: Neverworld Wake by Marisha Pessl Spoiler Free

It is a very rare occurrence when I finish up a book and immediately feel the need to start reading it again. This was one of those rare occassions. Going into this book I didn't have very high expectations. A few years back I read Night Film and though it wasn't bad, I was left rather… Continue reading Book Review: Neverworld Wake by Marisha Pessl Spoiler Free

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Book Review: Girl Made of Stars by Ashley Herring Blake

Trigger Warnings: Rape, Sexual Assault Just like with topics about mental health, books like this are important and they're needed. For those of us who don't and will never understand what victims of rape or sexual assault go through, books like this help shed a little light into what they go through and they teach… Continue reading Book Review: Girl Made of Stars by Ashley Herring Blake

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Book Review: Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson

"I'm fucking done with sadness, and I don't know what's up the ass of the universe lately but I've HAD IT. I AM GOING TO BE FURIOUSLY HAPPY, OUT OF SHEER SPITE." Poignant and upliffting during the chapters where she speaks of her mental illnesses and the struggle that accompanies them, but utterly lacking in all other… Continue reading Book Review: Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson

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The Perfect Mother by Aimee Molloy Spoiler Free Review

"I've been blamed for what happened that Fourth of July night. But not a day goes by that I don't remind myself of the truth. It's not my fault. It's theirs." The May Mothers. A group of new mothers who come together twice a week at a park to talk about their lives and children… Continue reading The Perfect Mother by Aimee Molloy Spoiler Free Review

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Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan Spoiler Free Review

A few weeks ago I came across a trailer for this movie and upon finding out it was a book I immediately went out to purchase it because I thought to myself, "that looks like a good movie. I'll read the book first!" Honestly, I wish I hadn't because dear God was this a mess.… Continue reading Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan Spoiler Free Review

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The Trials of Apollo: The Burning Maze Review!

"Full points for vagueness, girl, but I wanted the dirt." Back in February I finally read The Dark Prophecy and was completely underwhelmed. I remember reading the first installment to this new series with excitement and loving it and looking forward to where the story would take Apollo. When I came around to the second book, very… Continue reading The Trials of Apollo: The Burning Maze Review!

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Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell Spoiler Free Review

A couple of months ago I read The Broken Girls, by Simone St. James and I remember thinking to myself it was going to be hard for another book to be as good as that one was. I am here now to let you all know that as of right now, Then She Was Gone, by Lisa… Continue reading Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell Spoiler Free Review

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The Trials of Apollo: The Dark Prophecy by Rick Riordan Review

At this point in time, I truly wonder why I keep bothering with reading books by Rick Riordan. I think part of me does it for nostalgic reasons and the other part believes it's because I keep hoping my boyfriend Percy Jackson or my son Nico di Angelo are going to show up. Neither of… Continue reading The Trials of Apollo: The Dark Prophecy by Rick Riordan Review

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The Haunted Mansion: Imagineering a Disney Classic by Jason Surrell

"When hinges creak in doorless chambers and strange and frightening sounds echo through the halls..." I've always been a curious person. Particularly when it comes to what makes Disneyland, well, Disneyland. It could be said that I grew up with Disneyland. Technically. I live 6 hours away, but I've been attending the park since I was… Continue reading The Haunted Mansion: Imagineering a Disney Classic by Jason Surrell