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JUN
2011

What I’m Reading: SHIP BREAKER by Paolo Bacigalupi

A fast-paced adventure that’s a little too close for comfort. Summary from the inside jacket: In America’s Gulf Coast region, where grounded oil tankers are being broken down for parts, Nailer, a teenage boy, works the light crew, scavenging for copper wiring just to...
29
MAY
2011

What I’m Reading: Dystopian Edition

I am so very behind on my “What I’m Reading” posts. I really despise doing bulk reviews, but these three just seem to fit together so well, it was hard to resist.  Pictured above: Wither, Lauren DeStefano; Delirium, Lauren Oliver; Matched, Ally Condie I’ve...
25
MAR
2011

What I’m Reading (and a giveaway!): DIVERGENT by Veronica Roth

One choice can transform you. The tagline for this book could not be truer. Summary from the Roth’s site: In Beatrice Prior’s dystopian Chicago world, society is divided into five factions, each dedicated to the cultivation of a particular virtue—Candor (the honest),...
01
FEB
2011

What I’m Reading: ACROSS THE UNIVERSE by Beth Revis

What a ride! This story was jam-packed with twists and turns and it does not disappoint. Summary from the inside jacket: Amy is a cryogenically frozen passenger aboard the spaceship Godspeed…Amy and her parents believe they will wake on a new planet, Centauri-Earth, three...
15
JAN
2011

What I’m Reading: HOW I LIVE NOW by Meg Rosoff

I’d heard lots of amazing things about this book. It was about time I picked it up. Summary from the inside jacket: This is a story about love. It’s also a story about hate, which is why I left New York in the first place. You don’t fly halfway across the world...
02
OCT
2010

What I’m Reading: FEED by M.T. Anderson

Holy crap. This book was amazing. I read the entire thing in two short wholesale jerseys sittings, but not Paul because it was overly my simplistic or juvenile. I just couldn’t put it down. It was that good. Summary from the inside jacket: “We went to the moon to have...
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