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Hardcover Surprises ~ Beanstalker and Other Hilarious Scary Tales

Hardcover Surprises ~ Beanstalker and Other Hilarious Scary Tales

Afternoon all,

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Weekly Quote for Week-38 2019 ~ The Wraith and the Dawn

Weekly Quote for Week-38 2019 ~ The Wraith and the Dawn

Wraith and the Dawn, Renée Ahdieh, Red, Geometric Shapes, Girl, Young Adult, Fantasy“What are you doing to me, you plague of a girl?” he whispered.
“If I’m a plague, then you should keep your distance, unless you plan on being destroyed.” The weapons still in her grasp, she shoved against his chest.
“No.” His hands dropped to her waist. “Destroy me.”

First Chapter First Paragraph Thursday Intros ~ Ordinary Girls

First Chapter First Paragraph Thursday Intros ~ Ordinary Girls

Ordinary Girls, Green Cover, Young Adult, Retelling, Blond hair, Green hair, Reading, Blair Thornburgh
I have never been good at beginnings, which is one of my many shortcomings. Starting with childhood seems very romantic, like a true bildungsroman, but I don’t really remember half my childhood due to being a baby, and I’m not about to rely on Ginny’s accounts of what I was like, because she did not care for having a baby sister and once covered me in Vaseline when Mom left us alone in the playroom. So I suppose I will start on that sunny Saturday in September when I first realised how acutely I wanted to murder my sister.

First Chapter First Paragraph Thursday Intros ~ If I’m Being Honest

First Chapter First Paragraph Thursday Intros ~ If I’m Being Honest

If I'm Being Honest, Pink, Girl leaning against wall, Young Adult, Emily WIbberley, Austin Siegemund Broka, Palms
“Bitch.”
I hear the word under Autumn Carey’s breath behind me. I guess I earned it by daring to walk ahead of her to reach the dining hall door. I cut her off while she was examining her reflection in her phone’s camera, trying to decide if her new bangs were a bad choice. Which they were. Part of me wants to whilr around and tell Autumn I don’t have the entirety of lunch to walk behind her, but I don’t.