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Master List of My Recommendations
Thought these could be helpful since Christmas is fast approaching, or for just in general.
2013 Christmas Gift Ideas
YA Recommendations Tag
If You Like Doctor Who
If You Like The Book Thief
If You Like John Green (see part 2 here)
If You Like Once Upon a Time
If You Love Books
YA Books For The Gryffindor
YA Books For The Ravenclaw
YA Books For The Slytherin
YA Books For The Hufflepuff
LGBT Books For Teens
Adult Fiction About War
YA Fiction About War
Scary YA Books
Choosing Your First Classic
Loved This As a Kid? Read This Now
YA Books For The Road
My Must Read Picks for Teens
Unique YA Books (see part 2 here)
YA Contemporary Picks
Books For Reluctant Young Readers (see part 2 here)
YA Books For The Prankster
Movies For The Bookish
Books For Women’s Day
My Favourite Books in 2012
Gift Ideas For Kids (2012)
Gift Ideas For Junior Readers (2012)
Bookish Gift Guide (2011)
❝ Women certainly learn a lot from books oriented toward a masculine world. Why is the reverse not also true? Or are men really so afraid of women’s creativity (because they are not themselves at the center of creation, cannot bear children) that a woman writer of genius evokes murderous rage, must be brushed aside with a sneer as ‘irrelevant’? ❞
— May Sarton, Journal of a Solitude
Gansey didn’t turn his head, so his voice remained muffled. “My words are unerring tools of destruction, and i’ve come unequipped with the ability to disarm them. Can you believe I’m only alive because Noah died? What a fine sacrifice that was, what a fine contribution to the world i am.” -The raven boys by Maggie Stiefvater
I expect you’re tired of hearing this, but you look so like your father.
↳ l i n h c i n d e r
“You know, when I was a kid, I was tricked into thinking that princesses
wore tiaras and hosted tea parties. Now that I’ve met a real princess,
I must say, I’m kind of disappointed.”
As no one else will ever be.
they just have to be brave enough to take it..
It’s not that you should never love something so much that it can control you.
It’s that you need to love something that much so you can never be controlled.
It’s not a weakness.
It’s your best strength.
(by Melina Souza)