The Big F. Maggie Ann Martin. Young Adult/Contemporary. 2017. 304 pages. 4.5 stars.
I make my own happiness, and for me, my happiness is sharing love and support with those around me.
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The Rules of Persuasion. Amity Hope. Young Adult/Contemporary. 2017. 264 pages. 1.5 stars.
The rules were simple enough:
Take things slow (her rule)
Make it believable (my rule)
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Prince of Shadows. Rachel Caine. Young Adult/Retelling/Historical Fiction/Romance. Published on February 4, 2014 by NAL. 384 pages. [Source: Purchased on Amazon]
“Love well, if not wisely.”
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Sway. Kat Spears. Young Adult/Contemporary/Romance. 320 pages. 2014. [Source: Given to me as a gift]
“If you don’t ask me for much, I could spend the rest of my life trying to deserve you.”
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Mistborn: The Final Empire. Brandon Sanderson. High Fantasy. 659 pages. Published May 13, 2014 by Tor Teen. [Source: Purchased at Fully Booked]
“Our belief is often strongest when it should be weakest. That is the nature of hope.”
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Truthwitch. Susan Dennard.Young Adult/Fantasy. Published on January 5, 2016 by Tor Teen. 416 pages. [Source: Purchased at Barnes and Noble]
“I hate this. Both the storm and the plan. Why does it have to be ‘we’? Why not just me?”
“Because ‘just me’ isn’t who we are,” Iseult hollered back. “I’ll always follow you, Safi, and you’ll always follow me. Threadsisters to the end.”
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The Rose Society. Marie Lu. Young Adult/Fantasy. 395 pages. 2015. [Source: Purchased from Fully Booked]
“Once upon a time, a girl had a father, a prince, a society of friends. Then they betrayed her, so she destroyed them all.” Continue reading “The Rose Society (The Young Elites #2)”
Six of Crows. Leigh Bardugo. Young Adult/Fantasy. 465 pages. Published September 29, 2015. [Source: Purchased at Fully Booked]
“When everyone knows you’re a monster, you needn’t waste time doing every monstrous thing.”
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Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage. Haruki Murakami. Adult Fiction. 386 pages. 2014. [Source: Purchased from Fully Booked]
“One heart is not connected to another through harmony alone. They are, instead, linked deeply through their wounds. Pain linked to pain, fragility to fragility. There is no silence without a cry of grief, no forgiveness without bloodshed, no acceptance without a passage through acute loss. That is what lies at the root of true harmony.”
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A Book of Spirit and Thieves. Morgan Rhodes Young Adult/Fantasy. 2015. 368 pages. 5 stars. [Source: Audiobook]
“If I can believe in magic, then, damn it, anything’s possible.”
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