Category Archives: book review

Looking for Alaska

Title: Looking for AlaskaAuthor: John GreenRating: 4.5 out of 5 starsReview: Read this. If you’re in high school (or have been…recently), read this. At times – as a teacher – I thought the language was a bit rough, but it’s … Continue reading

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Bottled Up

Title: Bottled UpAuthor: Jaye MurrayRating: 4 outta 5 starsReview: So Pip is a guy with a lot of problems. 1. His dad’s a jerk…and an alcoholic.2. His mother’s a pill popper.3. He smokes way too much pot.4. His friends are … Continue reading

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Hattie Big Sky

Title: Hattie Big SkyAuthor: Kirby LarsonRating: 4 outta 5 starsReview: Hattie Big Sky is based on Ms. Larson’s ancestor who actually went through the homestead experience. Hattie is a strong willed, naive, hopeful, and good-natured character. As a girl, she … Continue reading

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Inkheart

Title: InkheartAuthor: Cornelia FunkeRating: 4 outta 5 starsReview: Meggie and her father have an interesting talent, they make books come to life. However, that’s not always a good thing. For Maggie and Mo it’s often downright scary. In the first … Continue reading

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breaking dawn & the express: the ernie davis story

So, I decided since my blog is titled “Relentlessly Reading” it’d only make sense to post my book reviews here. They’re also on Goodreads, but hey, I need a post! 🙂 Title: Breaking DawnAuthor: Stephanie MeyerRating: 3 outta 5stars Review: … Continue reading

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