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Review: Ramona Blue by Julie Murphy

Ramona was only five years old when Hurricane Katrina changed her life forever. Since then, it’s been Ramona and her family against the world. Standing over six feet tall with unmistakable blue hair, Ramona is sure of three things: she likes girls, she’s fiercely devoted to her family, and she knows she’s destined for something… Continue reading Review: Ramona Blue by Julie Murphy

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Saturday Song: If This Is Love by Ruth B.

Happy Saturday! As you’re reading this, I’m in the process of travelling 1.5 hours away from my home to play with my community concert band in a festival. So hopefully, we’re doing well, but we’re not the strongest group, so any luck you can send our way for a good performance is greatly appreciated! But… Continue reading Saturday Song: If This Is Love by Ruth B.

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Summer Reading Recommendations

Before we get going, I know what you’re thinking (at least, if you in a northern place like me, where summer doesn’t officially start for a while yet). It’s May, summer doesn’t really start until June, and we’re all still tackling our spring reading lists. Who’s even thinking about summer reading lists? The answer? Me.… Continue reading Summer Reading Recommendations

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Review: The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli

Seventeen-year-old Molly Peskin-Suso knows all about unrequited love. No matter how many times her twin sister, Cassie, tells her to woman up, Molly can’t stomach the idea of rejection. So she’s careful. Fat girls always have to be careful. Then a cute new girl enters Cassie’s orbit, and for the first time ever, Molly’s cynical… Continue reading Review: The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli