The Inexplicable Logic of My Life

The Inexplicable Logic of My Life

My Thoughts: I finally read Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe last month. It’s one of the most beautiful and thought-provoking books I’ve ever read. I actually listened to it on audio and it was perfection. (Can Lin-Manuel Miranda narrate ALL the YA audiobooks?!?) When I got the opportunity to… Read more »

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The Hate U Give

The Hate U Give

My Thoughts: There has been A LOT of buzz around this book. From bookish people I follow on twitter to blurbs by some of my favorite authors (Jason Reynolds, Becky Albertailli, John Green, Adam Silvera, and more) to starred reviews from at least seven professional publications, it seems everyone is… Read more »

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Empress of a Thousand Skies

Empress of a Thousand Skies

My Thoughts: A book blurbed by Kiersten White and narrated by Rebecca Soler? Yes, please! Obviously I jumped at the chance to listen to the audiobook of Empress of a Thousand Skies by Rhoda Belleza. Overall, I really enjoyed this one. It’s a promising debut and start to a series…. Read more »

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All In

All In

My Thoughts: Jennifer Lynn Barnes is one of my auto-buy authors and I super loved The Naturals and Killer Instinct. I’m not sure why I waited so long to read All In! I finally picked it up because The Naturals has become one of the most popular series in my library. Seeing my students fly… Read more »

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NewsPrints

NewsPrints

My Thoughts: I am a huge fan of the movie and musical Newsies. I’ve often wished there were YA fiction or nonfiction books like it. When I received an advanced copy of NewsPrints I knew I would have to read it. A graphic novel about a newsboy? Yes, please! Even better… Blue… Read more »

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A Tragic Kind of Wonderful

A Tragic Kind of Wonderful

My Thoughts: I started A Tragic Kind of Wonderful by Eric Lindstrom not really knowing what to expect. I hadn’t read anything by the author and I didn’t know much about the book (aside from the summary.) So I was surprised by what a punch this book packed. I don’t have much… Read more »

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The Edge of Everything

The Edge of Everything

My Thoughts: I first heard about this book around BEA. It sounded like something that would totally be up my alley. I love contemporary with a dash of the paranormal and moral ambiguity! This story really drew me in. It starts off with an incredibly intense life or death situation… Read more »

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Wires and Nerve: Volume 1

Wires and Nerve: Volume 1

My Thoughts: It’s no secret that I love Cinder and the rest of the Lunar Chronicles series. I love the world, the fairy tale aspect, the characters… everything! One of my very favorite characters is Iko. I was so thrilled to hear that we would be getting more of her story…. Read more »

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