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Mini-Review // The Mysterious Benedict Society

ARE YOU A GIFTED CHILD Looking for special opportunities? When this peculiar ad appears in the newspaper, dozens of children enrol to take a series of mysterious, mind-bending tests. (And you, dear listener, can test your wits right alongside them.) But in the end just four very special children will succeed. Their challenge: to go… Continue reading Mini-Review // The Mysterious Benedict Society

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Worldbuilding in Pieces // Guest Post by Shaina Krevat

What’s the first thing you think when you read “world-building”? It might be “Fantasy”; it might be “J.R.R. Tolkien”; it might be “Oh no, endless exposition!” The first time I heard readers saying they didn’t enjoy world-building, I was surprised. Eventually, I realized that they thought of world-building as an annoying break from the action… Continue reading Worldbuilding in Pieces // Guest Post by Shaina Krevat

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Mini-Review // Amina’s Voice

Amina has never been comfortable in the spotlight. She is happy just hanging out with her best friend, Soojin. Except now that she’s in middle school everything feels different. Soojin is suddenly hanging out with Emily, one of the “cool” girls in the class, and even talking about changing her name to something more “American.”… Continue reading Mini-Review // Amina’s Voice

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2020 Book Blogger Awards // My Nominations!

Hi everyone! It's time again for the Annual Book Blogger Awards! These awards were first created and hosted by Joce @ Write Through the Night in 2017. In 2019, May @ Forever and Everly began hosting the awards, and starting this year, Marie @ Drizzle and Hurricane Books is co-hosting these awards with May! I… Continue reading 2020 Book Blogger Awards // My Nominations!