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On The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie

“I found a dead body in the cucumber patch,’ I told them. ‘How very like you,’ Ophelia said, and went on preening her eyebrows.” ~ Alan Bradley, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie, pg 35 The Sweetness at the Bottom … Continue reading

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On Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children

One of my tasks at the public library is to “finish processing books” which is a fancy way of saying I take a new book, glue in its pocket, make sure the spine label matches the pocket information, stamp it … Continue reading

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On Matched by Ally Condie

I read Matched by Ally Condie as part of the Dystopia Challenge I’m participating in. I have to admit, I am really enjoying the new YA dystopian trend. Will I get sick of this trend? So far, I don’t see … Continue reading

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A Review at I <3 Reading

Majanka at I <3 Reading wrote a lovely review of Behind Green Glass. Check it out here. She has a beautifully designed blog with many interesting reviews and features.

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On Green Angel and Green Witch

I’ve never read Alice Hoffman before. I picked up her YA novella Green Angel lured by the physical beauty of the book. My library owns a small hardcover copy that is just so pretty. I was not disappointed by her … Continue reading

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On Catching Fire and Mockingjay (some spoilers)

I was warned to brace myself for the events in Catching Fire and Mockingjay! I’ll give my spoiler alert here. I don’t think it is possible for me to discuss the last two books in the trilogy without giving something … Continue reading

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A Review By A Paperback Princess

A new review of Behind Green Glass by one of The Paperback Princesses: http://allaboutyabooks.blogspot.com/2011/02/behind-green-glass-by-amanda-von.html

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