Fried to Frozen: Month One

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In the Wonderful Land of Oz: Oh, yeah, I’m in Australia

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Review: A Darker Shade of Magic

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Soundtrack Suggestions: Me Before You

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Review: John Green’s “Turtles All the Way Down”

By on October 24, 2017

John Green is back after a five-year hiatus from published works. His new novel “Turtles All the Way Down” is one you won’t want to miss. Keep reading to find out what Reading Whale thought of Green’s new book. It’s quite rare to find someone who sees the same world you see. Sixteen-year-old Aza never […]

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Soundtrack Suggestions: Pride and Prejudice

By on August 8, 2017

What better to accompany your book than music? Whether to help you through a sad scene or encourage you when a character is finding her true self, music is a great partner for any book. So, why not make a soundtrack to the characters’ lives, something to add to the experience of the book? Without […]

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5 Hacks to Make You a Better Reader

By on August 1, 2017

Whether you read a book a week or you only read when you have to write a English paper, everyone has moments when they struggle with actually wanting to read. Call it reader’s block if you will. I know I’ve struggled with it myself, so I decided to write about five hacks to help you […]

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Review: A Court of Thorns and Roses

By on July 28, 2017

For fans of YA and fantasy novels, this series might be the one for you to check out next. Written by Sarah J. Maas, the same mastermind behind the Throne of Glass series, A Court of Thorns and Roses is a great, fun, easy fantasy read. I flew through the first book in two days […]

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5 Great Children’s Series

By on July 21, 2017

I realize the title of this post might turn a few people off from reading it, but I wanted to write about five series that are great for any child, and even some adults. These are the books I read when I was a child and I believe a lot of them are responsible for […]

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Review: All the Light We Cannot See

By on July 18, 2017

Anthony Doerr’s “All the Light We Cannot See” is amazing. You might have already guessed that from the little sticker on the cover that says “Winner of the Pulitzer Prize,” but I can truly tell you that this is a book everyone should read. Not only are the characters Doerr creates beautiful and wholesome, but […]

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Movies You Didn’t Know Were Based on Books

By on July 14, 2017

Generally movies fall into categories: either they are based on books, or they are original screenplays. Most of the time, if a movie is based on a book, we know it. Everyone was excited to see the first Harry Potter movie because the books were so good. The Twilight books created such a buzz that […]

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