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Review: Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore

Jane has lived an ordinary life, raised by her aunt Magnolia—an adjunct professor and deep sea photographer. Jane counted on Magnolia to make the world feel expansive and to turn life into an adventure. But Aunt Magnolia was lost a few months ago in Antarctica on one of her expeditions. Now, with no direction, a… Continue reading Review: Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore

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Saturday Song: You and Drugs by The Federal Empire

Happy Saturday! I made it exactly one day into being back to full time work (also known as my kids programs all starting back up, in addition to my full-year programs) before catching a cold. It’s been great, obviously. But whatever. Here’s a song! There is something about the acoustic-y, folk-y pop songs like this… Continue reading Saturday Song: You and Drugs by The Federal Empire

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Book Spotlight: The Spirit Mage by Layton Green

I’m super excited to share this book with you guys today, because I read the first one a while back, you can see the review here, and absolutely loved it. It’s such a brilliant idea and a well written story, and finally we get another book! Valjean thought about how impossible it seemed that there was… Continue reading Book Spotlight: The Spirit Mage by Layton Green

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Review: The Sacrifice by Indrajit Garai

In this collection, meet: Guillaume, who gives up everything to protect his child; young Matthew, who stakes his life to save his home; and François, who makes the biggest sacrifice to rescue his grandson. Song For This Book: The Sacrifice Why? It’s really just the title. But it does fit fairly well. 3/5 I received a copy… Continue reading Review: The Sacrifice by Indrajit Garai

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Review: Four Weeks, Five People by Jennifer Yu

They’re more than their problems Obsessive-compulsive teen Clarissa wants to get better, if only so her mother will stop asking her if she’s okay. Andrew wants to overcome his eating disorder so he can get back to his band and their dreams of becoming famous. Film aficionado Ben would rather live in the movies than in reality. Gorgeous and overly… Continue reading Review: Four Weeks, Five People by Jennifer Yu

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WWW Wednesday [13/09/17]

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted on Taking On A World Of Words (previously hosted on A Daily Rhythm) that asks you three very important questions: What are you currently reading? What did you finish reading recently? What do you think you’ll read next? First week back to full time work is hard. I want to sleep… Continue reading WWW Wednesday [13/09/17]