Ink, 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.”
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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When It’s Real. Erin Watt. Young Adult/Contemporary/Romance. 2017. 416 pages. 3.5 stars.
There aren’t any cameras here. This isn’t for show.
This is as real and as awful and as wonderful as it gets. I’d hold her forever if she’d let me.
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That 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”
The Well of Ascension. Brandon Sanderson. High Fantasy. 2007. 773 pages. 5 stars
It’s easy to believe in something when you win all the time…The losses are what define a man’s faith.
Cause of Kyra’s death: The Well of Ascension
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The Canary Club. Sherry D. Ficklin. Young Adult/Historical Fiction/Romance. 2017. 325 pages. 1.5 stars.
“Good people don’t always wear badges, bad guys don’t always wear shackles, and sometimes people have to do what they have to in order to protect what they love.”
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Lucky in Love. Kasie West. Young Adult/Contemporary/Romance. 2017. 333 pages. 3.75 stars.
“Luck is for losers,” I said. “We’ll have hard work.”
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A Shadow Bright and Burning. Jessica Cluess. YA/Fantasy. 2016. 416 pages. 3 stars.
Knowledge is as powerful as fire. The brighter it burns, the more it devours.
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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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