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It’s The Weekend: What We’re Reading!

It’s the end of another week, and we’re all looking forward to the chance to curl up with a good book! Here’s what Team PubCrawl will be diving into this weekend! Jo is reading FALSE SIGHT by Dan Krokos (and the rest of us are jealous, as it isn’t out until August!) Rachel is reading REQUIUM by Lauren Oliver. Kat is finishing SEVER by Lauren DeStefano and getting ready to start CODE NAME VERITY by […]

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Books That Made You Bawl

I don’t cry very often in books. (Side note: Unless the book involves animals dying. I almost consider that cheating–I mean, if an animal dies in a book, it guarantees tears from me. That’s not fair! I’ve bawled in everything involving hurt/dying animals. I can’t do it.) But that’s not to say that I don’t shed some legitimate tears when it comes to certain books, and in fact, I’ve noticed that for the past few […]

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Too Edgy for Teens? Not Likely.

If there’s one thing that almost always amuses me, it’s when a writer tells me they don’t think their book could be published as YA because it’s too edgy or mature. 9 times out of 10, when I ask exactly what the content is, it turns out to be pretty tame compared to what’s already out there—heavy make out scenes! A couple of alcoholic drinks and a whole lot of cuss words! In other words, […]

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