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Themed Book Recommendations: Short Stories

The Ones Who Walk Away From Omelas Some inhabitants of a peaceful kingdom cannot tolerate the act of cruelty that underlies its happiness. The story "Omelas" was first published in New Dimensions 3, a hard-cover science fiction anthology edited by Robert Silverberg, in October 1973, and the following year it won Le Guin the prestigious… Continue reading Themed Book Recommendations: Short Stories

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Themed Book Recommendations: 5 Books With A Cuban-American Protagonist

I've recently gotten back into the swing of book blogging after a several month hiatus (and general flakey-ness since I started college...it's been an adjustment y'all). One of the things I want to do going forward is highlight books from marginalized authors which feature marginalized characters and protagonists. The first one I decided to start… Continue reading Themed Book Recommendations: 5 Books With A Cuban-American Protagonist

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Guest Post by B @ Icebreaker694: YA Books Around the World – A List

Hello! I’m Icebreaker694 and I’m currently hacking on this blog to bring you... YA Books Around the World一a list. (I’m not really hacking, I don’t even know how. ) I’ve compiled a list of YA books that take place in different countries/continents around the world. If you like any of the books seen today, I… Continue reading Guest Post by B @ Icebreaker694: YA Books Around the World – A List