Why You Should Read 226 Pages of Nothing

Nothing by Janne Teller explores questions of meaning in the story that shows how horrible seventh graders can be. This is one of the strangest books I’ve ever read, but it feels terrifyingly realistic.

Nothing matters. I have known that for a long time. So nothing is worth doing.

I just realized that.

Pretty fun, right?

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9 Valentine’s Day Reads

Hi, and happy almost Valentine’s Day! Congratulations to every couple, and to those staying home reading like me, well here are

9 Valentine’s Day Reads for when you’re happy, sad, or lovesick:

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This sTory within a book by Rainbow Rowell is a cute, classic take on first loves, fanfiction, and college. Any Harry Potter fan should read it for the Harry Potter references and throwbacks. The plot centers around a shy college freshman named Cath, who is an avid Baz and Simon shipper, an identical twin, and about to fall in love.

Why I love you- The light tone and the two love stories.

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Cinderella; retold

This is the post excerpt.

Ash, by Malinda Lo

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“With her heart hammering in her throat, Ash asked, ‘Will you do me the honor of dancing with me?’”

What if Cinderella fell in love with a fairy and drifted away from life? Trying to escape from her evil stepmother in this retold Cinderella story, the main character, Ash, just wants to see her mother again. But seeing her mother means never seeing the earth again, and Ash is faced with a life-changing choice. Because there’s no coming back from the fairy world.
Ash, by Malinda Lo, is a story of growing up, finding yourself, and making a choice, between fairy tales and true love. Between a dark and dangerous fairy, and life. This book is about a young girl growing up through sadness and misery, and how at night she dreams of another world. Ash is fantasy, perfect for fairy tale lovers, or anyone who wants a fresh look at the Cinderella story. Continue reading “Cinderella; retold”