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Author Archives: Lisa Parkin

I'm a hardcore lover of young adult fiction and have been reviewing books since 2011. Other interests include Downton Abbey, heat lightning storms, Harry Potter land and (begrudingly) one orange tabby.

Amazingly Quirky Characters | Book Review: Mosquitoland by David Arnold

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Mosquitoland is strange in the best way possible. Book Review: Mosquitoland by David Arnold Goodreads | Amazon |

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Woodcutter Sisters #2 | Book Review: Hero by Alethea Kontis

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Hero by Alethea Kontis is not your typical sequel or fairytale retelling! Book Review: Hero by Alethea Kontis Goodreads | Amazon |

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2015 Young Adult Book to Movie Updates

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Now that some time has passed, let’s check in with the top young adult book to movie adaptions of 2015! Fangirl in the Know Fangirl in the Know is a new Read.Breathe.Relax. original feature that will help readers stay updated ...

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Let’s Discuss: How Have You Changed As A Reader?

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As in everything, as readers we grow and change. How are you a different reader than you were a year (or more) ago? Let’s Discuss: How Have You Changed As A Reader? After reading books for a lifetime, you begin ...

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Top Ten Favorite YA Heroines From Books

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Get ready for an EPIC list, ya’ll. Post prompt brought to you by The Broke and the Bookish. Top Ten Favorite YA Heroines From Books 1. Katasa, Graceling- I think Katsa should make every list ever. She’s one of my ...

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Jinni Fantasy | Book Review: Exquisite Captive by Heather Demetrios

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Exquisite Captive is a YA jinni fantasy with a dark romance. Book Review: Exquisite Captive by Heather Demetrios Goodreads | Amazon |

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Get 10% Off Your First Uppercase Box

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There are only 6 days left to sign up for the March Uppercase Box! Get 10% Off Your First Uppercase Box I am SO excited for our March box – it’s going to be our best yet. For that reason, ...

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Netflix of Entertainment | The Bookish Download: Playster Review

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Playster is the latest digital subscription service, and I’ve reported back my findings after checking out a free trial! The Bookish Download: Playster Review Playster Review: The Netflix of Movies, Games, Music & Books Note: I received a free trial ...

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Delighted At Every Turn | Book Review: Enchanted by Alethea Kontis

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Get ready for a gushing review of Enchanted! Book Review: Enchanted by Alethea Kontis Goodreads | Amazon |

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Queen Levana Backstory | Audio Book Review: Fairest by Marissa Meyer

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Fairest – the content and audio review! Audio Book Review: Fairest by Marissa Meyer Goodreads | Amazon |

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