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Top 5 Wednesday: Books with Hard Topics

Books with hard topics are important. They are stories that need to be read, to be understood. Sometimes they’re written by the very people who experience them, but they’re always written by someone who wants you to know, to be aware, to learn. I have a hard time dealing with incredibly difficult topics. I hate being ignorant, and have been for a large portion of my life, on everything. I finally understood feminism and the reality of misogyny and rape culture only at 19, I was  ...

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More Than This by Patrick Ness

Publisher: Walker Books Release Date: May 2014 Rating: ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Goodreads Plot: A boy drowns, desperate and alone in his final moments. He dies. Then he wakes, naked and bruised and thirsty, but alive. How can this be? And what is this strange deserted place? As he struggles to understand what  ...

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