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Best Book Covers of 2018

It's happening. As you guys know, I do have a mild obsession with book covers and how pretty they are. A mild one. I also have a whole feature dedicated to just book covers. So it's only natural that I share my favorite covers of 2018 with you! Lay back and bask in the glory… Continue reading Best Book Covers of 2018

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Most Disappointing Reads of 2018

I like lists, even when they are negative. I was debating whether or not I should do a post on my most disappointing reads of 2018 just because I wasn't sure if I wanted to spread the negativity. But since this was a really sucky reading year and since I like negative reviews, I thought… Continue reading Most Disappointing Reads of 2018

2018 releases · YA

Retellings, Feminism, and Just Barely Below the Surface: The Surface Breaks by Louise O’Neill

“We are women. And women are warriors, after all.”  When I first heard that there was a feminist retelling of The Little Mermaid, I got really excited. I enjoy retellings a lot, but I am kind of picky with them. I like to see elements of the original story, but I also really appreciate something… Continue reading Retellings, Feminism, and Just Barely Below the Surface: The Surface Breaks by Louise O’Neill