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Author Beth Revis

I write books about space and blowing things up in space.
Unspoken (The Lynburn Legacy Book 1) - Sarah Rees Brennan

AHH! A brilliantly entertaining novel with whip-smart characters and sparkling wit. I devoured this one!

Death Note, Vol. 1: Boredom - Tsugumi Ohba, Takeshi Obata

This series has read like a supernatural Sherlock told from Moriarity's POV. 

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Salvage

Salvage - Alexandra Duncan

Alexandra Duncan's debut illustrates a richly detailed world that vividly shows a possible future of Earth where society has both regressed and progressed, where the struggles of humanity have become more dire, but where love still remains. Everything--from the world to the characters--felt viscerally real. 

Well, That's Okay: A Post on Banned Books Week

A post about "soft censorship" and how the phrase "well, that's okay" still creeps me out.

Astronaut Chris Hadfield on the Importance of Reading

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Gilded - Christina L. Farley An amazing contemporary fantasy that explores the vast legends of Korea, this richly detailed novel kept me turning the pages well into the night. Jae Hwa starts off as a strong character and ends as a noble one, using both her brains and her brawn to win the day--she's exactly the kind of girl YA literature needs.
You're All Just Jealous Of My Jetpack - Tom Gauld Love this one! The title cartoon is one of my favorites of all time (and the source of my tumblr title).
Let's Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir - Jenny Lawson Hilarious and touching!

The Bitter Kingdom

The Bitter Kingdom - Rae Carson The perfect conclusion to one of the most brilliant modern YA fantasies on the market today. Readers will love this whole series, and while I didn't want to leave Elisa's world, THE BITTER KINGDOM hits all the right notes. This is what YA fantasy should be.

Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative

Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative - A fantastic read for any artist.
Perfect Ruin - Lauren DeStefano Guys.Hey guys.You wanna read this one.

These Broken Stars

These Broken Stars - Amie Kaufman, Meagan Spooner Absolutely brilliant. This is the sci fi I've been waiting for! Action, romance, twists and turns--this book has it all!
The Girl of Fire and Thorns - Rae Carson I honestly had no idea what would happen next!

Code Name Verity

Code Name Verity - Elizabeth Wein Absolutely brilliant! A stunning novel stunningly told--one of the few books that, upon completing it, I immediately flipped back to page one to start reading it again.