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Beware These LIES You May Have Heard About Reading

Hey everyone, it's Sabrina!  I know this title might sound alarming, but I promise today's post is a mostly light-hearted one.  I'm talking about all the things that people have said to me about books and reading that are simply not true - I'm sure you'll have heard a lot of these too!  Let's get… Continue reading Beware These LIES You May Have Heard About Reading

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How To Read More: 12 Tips & Tricks by 6 Bloggers

Hello, friends! Last year, I did a collaborative post on prices of YA content with the help of three teens and two adults. (You can - and should, if I may say so myself - read that post by clicking here.) I enjoyed working with others and creating something that was made up of combination… Continue reading How To Read More: 12 Tips & Tricks by 6 Bloggers

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Would You Give a Second Chance to Authors Whose Work(s) Disappointed You?

Should we give second chances to authors if we disliked their previous novel(s)? This question has been on my mind for some time, and I'm still unsure about the answer. On the one hand, logic says we should - not only can an author's writing change drastically, but so can the type of stories, the… Continue reading Would You Give a Second Chance to Authors Whose Work(s) Disappointed You?

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Dear Authors, Pls Stop: Tropes and Stuff I Wish I Wouldn’t Have to See in Books

Hello, friends! I'm here with a bit negative, a bit complain-y (totally a word!!) post today, where I point out certain things I detest in books and think authors should abandon. Obviously, this is a super-subjective post which is not meant to undermine anyone's opinion, and I'd love to hear your thoughts - especially if… Continue reading Dear Authors, Pls Stop: Tropes and Stuff I Wish I Wouldn’t Have to See in Books

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Getting Wordy: Have YA Prices Gotten Out of Hand?

Hello friends! I'm a bit worried about posting this discussion, because it's a broad, slightly controversial topic, and it's always scary to share your two cents about something like this. As you've probably gathered from the title, today's post will concentrate on the price of events, swag, and other items or content that relates to… Continue reading Getting Wordy: Have YA Prices Gotten Out of Hand?

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All That’s Wrong with the Romance in the Shadow and Bone trilogy

Hello, friends! I've brought you something, well, different today, and I'm so excited about it! It is, essentially, a discussion post, but unlike my usual discussions - er, "usual" as in "twice in a lifetime" - this one will concentrate on one particular aspect of one particular series: I will be talking about the much… Continue reading All That’s Wrong with the Romance in the Shadow and Bone trilogy