Shut Out

10757771Shut Out. Kody Keplinger. Young Adult/Contemporary. 273 pages. 2011. 2 stars.

You can’t control everything. Sometimes you just need to relax and have faith that things will work out. Let go a little and just let life happen.

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Furyborn (Empirium #1)

34323570Furyborn. Claire Legrand. Young Adult/Fantasy. 2018. 512 pages. 4.5 stars.

We all have darkness inside us, Rielle,” he said, his voice rough. “That is what it means to be human.”

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Ink, Iron, and Glass

30523827Ink, Iron, and Glass. Gwendolyn Clare. Young Adult/Fantasy. 2018. 336 pages. 4 stars.

“It won’t bring you comfort, to watch me get back which you cannot.”
“I know.”
“Then why?”
Still without looking at her, he said, “Because no one should lose everything. It isn’t just, and I wad raised to believe in a just world.”

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That Boy

11382346That Boy. Jillian Dodd. Young Adult/Contemporary. 2011. 287 pages. 4 stars.

You know life is weird. There are times I feel so grown up and like I know everything I need to know, but then I think about the future and realize how little I do. Continue reading “That Boy”