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10 Banned Or Challenged Books That I Own & Love

Banned Books Week runs from September 25th through October 1st this year. Since I do a post about it every year, this time I thought I would list my top ten favorite banned and/or challenged books… THAT I OWN. I left … Continue reading

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Top Ten Favorite Inspirational Quotes

Hello, everyone! I didn’t originally plan to post anything today, but… this week’s Top Ten Tuesday prompt from The Broke and the Bookish is “top ten inspiring quotes from books” and OMG I JUST COULDN’T RESIST. I love quotes, all kinds of … Continue reading

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I Get By With A Little Help From My Friends

“Friendship is born at that moment when one man says to another: ‘What! You too? I thought that no one but myself…’” – C.S. Lewis Happy Valentine’s Day! On this day last year, I made a top ten list of … Continue reading

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Movie Review: The Giver

I just got back from seeing The Giver. (You’re reading this on Thursday, but I’m writing this on Wednesday.) Did I like the movie? Did it more or less follow the story of the original book? I DON’T KNOW. I’M … Continue reading

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Spring Into A Summer Of Rereading

I plan to read many books this spring and summer. I always do. There’s The Silmarillion to begin and the Heroes of Olympus series to finish and the Maggie Stiefvater books that I haven’t already read. There’s Insurgent and Allegiant. The Maze … Continue reading

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First Reactions To “The Giver” Film Trailer

I read The Giver when I was ten. I’ve dreamt of a film adaptation ever since. And I’ve been waiting anxiously for the trailer from the moment the movie was announced, long before I wrote a post in which I worried that … Continue reading

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“The Giver” Is An Upcoming Film

Warning: This entire post is very spoilery! Twenty-one years after publication, Lois Lowry’s The Giver is finally being adapted into a film. I am not sure what to feel about that. I don’t remember precisely when I first read the … Continue reading

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