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Hollie’s Fave Books 2016

Hello, and welcome to the end of 2016! Thank fuck. This year, while it hasn’t been pleasant for any of us (be real), it has been pretty excellent for reading. Whether they’re published in 2016 or earlier, all these books, including many others, will hold a special place in my heart.     The Sky Is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson I adore Jandy Nelson’s writing, and after reading I’ll Give You The Sun back in ’15, I don’t know why I didn’t pick  ...

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Marvelous Male Characters

Gosh, I love a good companion post. A while back I wrote a post inspired by readbyzoe’s video on her favourite fictional females. And because I’m a sucker for follow ups, I decided to compile a list of my favourite male characters. Getting in this list is tough; you gotta be  ...

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A Gathering of Shadows by V.E. Schwab

Publisher: Tor Release Date: February 2016 Rating: ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Goodreads Plot: Four months after the events of A Darker Shade of Magic, Red London finalizes preparations for the Element Games—an extravagant international competition of magic, meant to entertain and keep healthy the ties between  ...

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