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Frighteningly Good Reads 2018

It is almost October!!! I love the fall. I especially love October. The leaves are changing, the weather is cooling, the bugs are dying and reading season is upon us. Truthfully,  it is always reading season for me. But for many people summer is apparently a time to go outside and do...outside activities? But now… Continue reading Frighteningly Good Reads 2018

YA

The Absolutely True Diary of Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

This book was absolutely nothing like what I expected. Perhaps because the cover reminded me of The Indian in the Cupboard I erroneously assumed the story was a middle grade title. Or the inclusion of cartoons lead me to believe this would be a more mature Captain Underpants. Either way, I started the book ready to… Continue reading The Absolutely True Diary of Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

Fantasy · series · YA

Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller

Everyone knows that women aboard pirate ships are unlucky. When I first saw Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller I assumed, erroneously, that the daughter from the title would be another left-behind maiden yearning to travel the sea with her father. I could not have been more wrong. Seventeen year old Alosa has been… Continue reading Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller