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Engulfed by Monstrous Beauty

For reasons beyond my control, this book seemed to take forever for me to read. I don’t even understand why because every time I picked this book up, I couldn’t put it down. Regardless, I absolutely devoured this book and was just blown away by the writing. I had read the novella “Men Who Wish … Continue reading

Banned Book: Deenie

So, I am very aware thatĀ DeenieĀ is an older book from the 70s. I tried to take this into consideration as I was reading this book. It follows the life of Deenie, a seventh grader who wants to make the cheerleading squad and who doesn’t like modeling–in spite of her mother pushing her toward it. The … Continue reading