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The Reading Without Walls Challenge

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If you haven’t heard the news yet, there is a fun new reading challenge kicking off this month, with the phenomenal Gene Luen Yang (one of my personal author/illustrator idols) leading the charge.   The Reading Without Walls Challenge   … Continue reading

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Marissa’s 2016 Reading List

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As per blog tradition, it’s my annual Reading List post!   Despite feeling like I never have time to read these days, I’m quite proud of myself for having crossed a grand total of 64 books off the TBR list … Continue reading

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The Official(ish?) Lunar Chronicles Holiday Gift Guide

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If there’s a Lunartic on your list this year, or if you yourself are having trouble deciding what to ask Santa for, here are some ideas to get you started!   Character Candles by Novelly Yours I just ordered some of these … Continue reading

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Literacy-Themed Charities for #GivingTuesday

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This is a big weekend coming up, not just with Thanksgiving and Black Friday, but also Small Business Saturday and Cyber… er, I mean, CYBORG Monday. But before we all get swept up in holiday shopping and festivities (and all … Continue reading

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Board Books for Babies… and Parents!

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You guys know that our adoption finalized, right? Because I just realized that I posted about it on Facebook but never here on my blog, so for those who were following our foster-to-adopt journey, the twins became Officially Ours last … Continue reading

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Out Today: A Tyranny of Petticoats Anthology

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I’m so pleased to announce the release of A TYRANNY OF PETTICOATS: 15 STORIES OF BELLES, BANK ROBBERS & OTHER BADASS GIRLS, edited by Jessica Spotswood – a historical fiction anthology that includes a story from yours truly.     From an … Continue reading

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A Very Kiko Valentine

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My Week of TLC Valentines is wrapping up with an unexpected fan OTP… An Iko and Kinney Valentine Art by Ellie Owen : Tumblr / DeviantART Right-click the image to save. Please feel free to download, print, and share! I hope … Continue reading

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A Valentine from the Princess and Her Guard

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My week of TLC valentines continues with… A Jacin and Winter Valentine Art by Meridian Gray: Instagram / DeviantART Right-click the image to save. Please feel free to download, print, and share!

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A Valentine for Cresswell Fans

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The week of TLC Valentine love continues… A Cress and Thorne Valentine Art by Joy Chen : DeviantArt / tumblr / founder of #TLCShipWeeks Right-click the image to save. Please feel free to download, print, and share!

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A Wolf & Scarlet Valentine

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Our Lunar Chronicles Valentine celebration continues with… A Wolf and Scarlet Valentine Art by Julie Crowell : Pinterest Right-click the image to save. Please feel free to download, print, and share!

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