2014 New Titles and Reading Challenges

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Looking for what’s new to read in 2014? Looking for a good reading challenge?

Stacked: 2014 Contemporary YA Books to Get On Your Radar Let me just say, I want to tag almost all of these to Goodreads.

2014 Debut Author Challenge Sign up at the blog above to officially […]

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Summer Reading List

When you think of summer, what do you think of?

I think of trips to the library and stacks of books to bring home to read on vacation, on the beach, in the park, wherever.

Here’s my recent haul:

Note the kitty who couldn’t resist peeking in!

A Midsummer’s Nightmare by Kody Keplinger 

Contemporary […]

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Road Trip Wednesday

Road Trip Wednesday is a ‘Blog Carnival,’ where YA Highway’s contributors post a weekly writing- or reading-related question that begs to be answered. In the comments, you can hop from destination to destination and get everybody’s unique take on the topic. This week: It’s (the day before) Valentine’s Day! Let’s jumpstart the lovefest by blogging about […]

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I Have An Addiction… To The Library

By Raysonho [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons I tweeted that line from the title the other day. Then, upon further consideration, I asked myself: am I truly addicted to the library?

Almost.

I wondered then, what would be signs of a true library lending addiction. This is what I came up with:

Signs […]

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Books Read in 2012

Happy New Year Everyone!

I hope everyone met their reading or writing goals for 2012, and if not, hopefully you made enough progress to encourage you for 2013!

Goodreads has a cool little widget that you can customize, and I put together all the books I read in 2012. I was at about 70 total, […]

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Road Trip Wednesday: How Many Books Do You Read in a Year?

Road Trip Wednesday is a ‘Blog Carnival,’ where YA Highway’s contributors post a weekly writing- or reading-related question that begs to be answered. 

This week’s topic:  About how many books do you read in a year? Do you want to read more? Or, less?

I used to read anywhere from 10 to 20 books […]

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Good Books You’ve Never Finished

It took years for me to not feel like I needed to finish a book if I didn’t like it.

Maybe this mindset starts in school; you don’t have the option to put down a book if it’s required reading and there’s a test (well you CAN but I think it’s just as much work […]

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A Reading Vacation

Not a vacation from reading, but a vacation in which all I do is read.

I am thinking this may be a requirement in my life since my To-Read list is so long. I just added at least 4 books to my list today, all of which I’m excited about. Pretty much all are YA […]

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