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Marissa’s 2018 Reading List

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It’s time for my annual books list post! I did not hit my goal of reading 100 books last year, but at a grand total of 72 books read, I did at least surpass the 68 that I read in … Continue reading


The Remann Hall Book Club

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Last month I had the honor of speaking to some of the residents at a local juvenile detention center – Remann Hall – thanks to the Remann Hall Book Club. It was an extraordinary experience, not only to meet the teens, … Continue reading


Temporary Blog Hiatus (and a Call for Questions)

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I’ve been attempting to drum up my enthusiasm to return to blogging ever since the Cress launch, but I feel my energy slipping more and more each week, as I try to balance Winter and Heartless and a brand new series … Continue reading


A Real-Life Post: Babies and Adoption!

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My husband and I have just made the official announcement to our friends and families, and I wanted to share the exciting news here as well. We are currently in the process of adopting our first child! (!!!!!) Though there … Continue reading