4.5 Bubble Teas, Laurie Halse Anderson, Memoir, Poetry, Review, Viking

Shout by Laurie Halse Anderson

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Shout by Laurie Halse Anderson

Published by Viking on March 12th, 2019

Genres: Poetry, Memoir

Pages: 296

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“Censorship is the child of fear
the father of ignorance
and the desperate weapon of fascists everywhere.”


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4.5 Bubble Teas, Peter Swanson, Review, Thriller, William Morrow

Before She Knew Him by Peter Swanson

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Before She Knew Him by Peter Swanson

Published by William Morrow on March 5th, 2019

Genres: Thriller

Pages: 320

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They had a secret, the two of them, and there was no better way to start a friendship than with a secret.”


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4.5 Bubble Teas, ARC, Emily Nussbaum, Entertainment, Essays, Non-Fiction, Random House, Review

Advance Review: I Like to Watch: Arguing My Way Through the TV Revolution by Emily Nussbaum

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I Like to Watch: Arguing My Way Through the TV Revolution by Emily Nussbaum

Published by Random House on June 25th, 2019

Genres: Non-Fiction, Essays

Pages: 368

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“There was something alive about the medium to me, organic in a way that other art is not. You enter into it; you get changed with it; it changes with you.”


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4.5 Bubble Teas, Abdi Nazemian, ARC, Balzer + Bray, Historical Fiction, LGBTQIA, Review, Young Adult

Advance Review: Like a Love Story by Abdi Nazemian

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Like a Love Story by Abdi Nazemian

Published by Balzer + Bray on June 4th, 2019

Genres: Historical Fiction, LGBTQIA, Young Adult

Pages: 432

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“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.”


ARC received via Edelweiss+ in exchange for an honest review.


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4.5 Bubble Teas, Fantasy, Lisa Maxwell, Review, Simon Pulse, Young Adult

The Last Magician by Lisa Maxwell

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The Last Magician by Lisa Maxwell

Published by Simon Pulse on July 18th, 2017

Genres: Fantasy, Young Adult

Pages: 512

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“They were sitting on opposite sides of the board, playing each other in hopes of gaining the same prize.”


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4.5 Bubble Teas, Andrews McMeel Publishing, Debbie Tung, Graphic Novel, Review

Book Love by Debbie Tung

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Book Love by Debbie Tung

Published by Andrews McMeel Publishing on January 1st, 2019

Genres: Graphic Novel

Pages: 137

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“Books can take you to magical places.”


 

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4.5 Bubble Teas, Delacorte Press, Kiersten White, Review, Young Adult

The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein by Kiersten White

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The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein by Kiersten White

Published by Delacorte Press on September 25th, 2018

Genres: Young Adult

Pages: 304

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“I sought to puncture Heaven and instead discovered Hell.”


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