Review: Call Down the Hawk by Maggie Stiefvater | have you heard? I would die for Ronan Lynch

Call Down the Hawk by Maggie Stiefvater "You are made of dreams and this world is not for you." Published Nov. 5, 2019 by Scholastic 448 pages Genre: YA urban fantasy Date finished: Nov. 1, 2019 Content warnings: mentions of suicide, violence, gore goodreads | indiebound Summary: Ronan Lynch is a dreamer. He can pull both …

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ARC Review: The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern | for anyone who dreams of magical worlds

The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern “Strange, isn't it? To love a book. When the words on the pages become so precious that they feel like part of your own history because they are.” To be published Nov. 5, 2019 by Doubleday Books 498 pages Genre: fantasy Date finished: Oct. 23, 2019 Content warnings: violence, animal …

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Review: Are You Listening? by Tillie Walden | magic is real in West Texas

Are You Listening? by Tillie Walden “Everyone, everything has potential for magic. You just gotta be standing somewhere in the world and in the body that lets you see it.” Published Sept. 10, 2019 by First Second 320 pages Genre: contemporary/magical realism graphic novel Date finished: Oct. 11, 2019 Content warnings: sexual assault, parent death goodreads …

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Reading The Raven Cycle for the third time (and crying a lot) – spoilers!

This fall, I undertook the mission to reread one of my favorite series - The Raven Cycle by Maggie Stiefvater - and attempt to write reviews of them for the first time. I've read this series twice before, but both were before I started blogging, so despite the fact that I constantly talk about these …

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Review: Like a Love Story by Abdi Nazemian | I’ve run out of adjectives to describe my love for this book

Like a Love Story by Abdi Nazemian “The most important four-letter word in our history will always be LOVE. That's what we are fighting for. That's who we are. Love is our legacy.” Published June 4, 2019 by Balzer + Bray 431 pages Genre: YA historical fiction Date finished: Aug. 3, 2019 Content warnings: homophobic language …

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Review: I Wish You All the Best by Mason Deaver | the softest of soft books

I Wish You All the Best by Mason Deaver “I didn’t say you shouldn’t feel sad. I’m just saying you need to prove them wrong... Be sad, hell, sit in bed all weekend and just watch Netflix. I’ve had those times too. But don’t stop living your life for them.” Published May 14, 2019 by Push …

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ARC Review: Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston | giving international relations a new meaning

Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston “Thank you from the bottom of my heart for having saved me. I was drowning and you threw yourself into the water without hesitation, without a backward look.” To be published May 14, 2019 by St. Martin's Griffin 432 pages Genre: new adult contemporary Date finished: March 14, …

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