My Thoughts On YA Novels

Hey there, I’m Riya. This is my first blog post on here and what better topic than my thoughts on young adult novels. I’m turning sixteen soon and the one thing that I’m absolutely adoring in young adult novels these days is that they don’t conceal flaws. There is this environment of acceptance all around […]

February 16, 2018
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Welcome, Riya!

Welcome, Riya!

Earlier this week, I talked about Adult Encroachment in YA and some things that teens and adults can do to make the community more inclusive. I decided I needed to put my money where my mouth is. I put out a call on Twitter for any teenage book lovers or bloggers looking to build or boost […]

February 15, 2018
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Top Ten Tuesday: February 13, 2018

Top Ten Tuesday: February 13, 2018

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted by the lovely Jana over at That Artsy Reader Girl. Please take a moment to pop over and say hi! This week’s topic is a Love Freebie what with Valentine’s Day tomorrow.  HERE THERE (might) BE SPOILERS. You have been warned. I am going to split my list into two categories, […]

February 13, 2018
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Great Debates: Adult Encroachment in the YA Community

Great Debates: Adult Encroachment in the YA Community

Today’s topic is one that has been floating around for a while. I am going to talk about Adult Encroachment in the YA Community. Now, I want to preface this post with a disclaimer. I am an adult. I am biased in that way. This is a general rebuttal. This is not aimed at any teen […]

February 12, 2018
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Top Ten Tuesday – February 6, 2018

Top Ten Tuesday – February 6, 2018

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted by the lovely Jana over at That Artsy Reader Girl. Please take a moment to pop over and say hi! This week’s Top Ten Tuesday is another topic that is totally personally attacking me and my huge TBR pile. (It really isn’t.) You guys keep making me log into Goodreads to find […]

February 5, 2018
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Top Ten Tuesday – January 30, 2018

Top Ten Tuesday – January 30, 2018

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted by the lovely Jana over at That Artsy Reader Girl. Please take a moment to pop over and say hi to Jana on her blog! Today’s topic is pretty broad, and Jana says she did that on purpose to open it up to different interpretations. Top Ten Books I Can’t […]

January 30, 2018
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Great Bisexual Books – Recommendations & Giveaway

Great Bisexual Books – Recommendations & Giveaway

Hello, awesome nerds! Early this week, Kirkus posted another really awful, tone-deaf review of a book with bisexual representation. They completely missed the point of bisexuality, and it was honestly just a trash fire. Accurate image of the review! The book they reviewed was Inkmistress by Audrey Coulthurst. And Twitter was having none of it. So, […]

January 27, 2018
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Top Ten Tuesday – January 23, 2018

Top Ten Tuesday – January 23, 2018

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted by the lovely Jana over at That Artsy Reader Girl. Please take a moment to pop over and say hi to Jana on her blog! Today’s topic is one that is near and dear to my heart. I have read about six books so far this year, and I […]

January 23, 2018
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WWW Wednesday – January 17

WWW Wednesday – January 17

WWW Wednesday is hosted by Taking On A World of Words. Every Wednesday, it asks the same three questions: What are you currently reading? What did you just finish reading? What do you think you will read next? Currently Reading I am currently reading The Black Tides of Heaven by JY Yang. This novella is so intricate and amazing and […]

January 17, 2018
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Top Ten Tuesday – January 16, 2018

Top Ten Tuesday – January 16, 2018

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted by the lovely Jana over at That Artsy Reader Girl. This feature was created and formerly hosted at The Broke and the Bookish (which Jana was a part of), but the website as a whole is taking a bit of a hiatus. Please take a moment to pop over and […]

January 16, 2018
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