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The fault in our stars

Posted April 5, 2013

John Green's The Fault in Our Stars is by far my favorite book of 2012. Debuting at #1 on the New York Times Bestseller list, this Young Adult novel will resonate with teens and adults alike. Inspired by his experiences as a chaplain at a Children's …

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Sherlock (videorecording)

Posted April 5, 2013

There is no shortage of adaptations of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's beloved mysteries. Sherlock Holmes has been portrayed as everything from mild-mannered bachelor to a vagrant. However, the BBC's quirky sleeper-hit simply titled "Sherlock" brings new li…

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Why we broke up

Posted August 7, 2012

Not every love story has a happy ending and the title of this novel makes it clear that this story will most definitely end badly. Min Green is "different" and her former boyfriend, Ed, is the epitome of the normal high school boy. Ed is the co-capta…

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Daughter of smoke and bone

Posted February 7, 2012

Wow... now this is the way to tell a fallen angel tale. That being said, I hate to lump this novel in with the other books cropping up all over, capitalizing on the bad-boy-redeemed appeal of a fallen angel paranormal romance. Daughter of Smoke and B…

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Clockwork Angel

Posted April 29, 2011

Tessa is forced to leave her home in America to find her wayward brother in Victorian England. When she arrives, she quickly finds herself wrapped up in a world where monsters exist, and she could be one of them. This is the first in a trilogy preq…

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(im)Perfect WorldPosted September 21, 2009
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