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BOOK REVIEW: We Can’t Keep Meeting Like This

We Can't Keep Meeting Like This by Rachel Lynn Solomon Publication Date: June 8, 2021 (TUESDAY!!) TW: anxiety, OCD, allergice reaction (minor), depression, strained relationships with parents Plot: Both Quinn Berkowitz and Tarek Mansour’s parents work in the wedding industry. The Berkowitzs plan them and the Mausours carter them. Quinn and Tarek have always been… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: We Can’t Keep Meeting Like This

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BOOK REVIEW: The Henna Wars

The Henna Wars by Adiba Jaigirdar Publication Date: May 1, 2020 TW: homophobia, racism, forced outing CW: religion, cultural appropriation, Harry Potter mentions Plot: Nishat just came out as a lesbian to her Bengali family and it did not go great. It does not help that a girl from her childhood moved back to town… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: The Henna Wars

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BOOK REVIEW: You Should See Me in a Crown

You Should See Me in a Crown by Leah Johnson Publication Date: June 20th, 2020 You Should See Me in a Crown follows Liz Lightly through her senior year of high school as she prepares to escape her very-rich, very-white Indiana town. Then the scholarship she was depending on falls through, and she must figure… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: You Should See Me in a Crown

Blogmas, Themed Posts

BLOGMAS DAY NINE: Books That Surprised Me

2020 has been a year full of surprises, most them them, not great. You would think, nothing would surprise me at this point. But, still some books managed to surprise me. My favorite books are the ones that I have no expectations for that BLOW ME AWAY. I love going into a story and hitting… Continue reading BLOGMAS DAY NINE: Books That Surprised Me

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MINI REVIEWS: Books I Reviewed on Instagram But Not On the Blog – YA Books Edition

Are these Mini Review titles getting out of hand yet? I started posting more extensive book reviews on Bookstagram this year. This is in part me trying to reinvent my Bookstagram content since I've been on the platform forever, but also I got rid of monthly mini reviews on the blog and sometimes just want… Continue reading MINI REVIEWS: Books I Reviewed on Instagram But Not On the Blog – YA Books Edition

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MINI REVIEWS: YA Books with Elections!

I studied political science in college and reading books that discuss politics is something I love I also love reading books and watching TV shows with heavy election plots. Shoutout to my faves The West Wing and Red, White & Royal Blue. However, often fictional elections are more fun than real elections. Today is the… Continue reading MINI REVIEWS: YA Books with Elections!

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BOOKTAG: The HOWL Book Tag

This tag is based off of the book Today Tonight Tomorrow by Rachel Lynn Solomon which I adored! Read my review here. HOWL is a game that the characters play their last day/night before graduating high school. It's a mix between assassin and a scavenger hunt! So when I saw this tag on Meghan's Whimsical Explorations &… Continue reading BOOKTAG: The HOWL Book Tag

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BOOK REVIEW: Bookish & The Beast

Bookish & The Beast (Once Upon a Con #3) by Ashley Poston Publication Date: August 4, 2020 (Originally June 16, 2020) This is the third book in the Once Upon a Con series and it is a loose Beauty and the Beast retelling. You do not need to read the other books in the series to… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Bookish & The Beast

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SUMMER SPRINT: Books Worth Rereading

We are huge rereaders here are Words About Words, but as we have become more and more active with the online book community (aka ever growing TBRs, discovering NetGalley, getting ARCs, etc) we have been rereading less. So here are books that we either have reread recently or want to reread in the near(ish) future!… Continue reading SUMMER SPRINT: Books Worth Rereading

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BLOG TOUR: Today Tonight Tomorrow Review

Today Tonight Tomorrow by Rachel Lynn Solomon Publication Date: July 28, 2020 I'm so excited to be a part of the blog tour for Today Tonight Tomorrow! Synopsis: The Hating Game meets Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist by way of Morgan Matson in this unforgettable romantic comedy about two rival overachievers whose relationship completely transforms over the course… Continue reading BLOG TOUR: Today Tonight Tomorrow Review