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The Devil’s Poetry by Louise Cole

 Questions are dangerous but answers can be deadly. Callie’s world will be lost to war – unless she can unlock the magic of an ancient manuscript. She and her friends will be sent to the front line. Many of them won’t come back. When a secret order tells her she can bring peace by readingContinue Reading “The Devil’s Poetry by Louise Cole”

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Note to Self by Connor Franta

In this diary-like look at his life since A Work In Progress, Connor talks about his battles with clinical depression, social anxiety, self-love, and acceptance; his desire to maintain an authentic self in a world that values shares and likes over true connections; his struggles with love and loss; and his renewed efforts to beContinue Reading “Note to Self by Connor Franta”

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The Pearl Thief by Elizabeth Wein

I received an Advanced Review Copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for a fair and honest review. This does not in any way affect my opinion! Sixteen-year-old Julie Beaufort-Stuart is returning to her family’s ancestral home in Perthshire for one last summer. It is not an idyllic return to childhood. Her grandfather’sContinue Reading “The Pearl Thief by Elizabeth Wein”