You’ll Grow Out of It

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You’ll Grow Out of It by Jessi Klein

Adult – Nonfiction

Published July 12th 2016 by Grand Central Publishing

 

 

 

So this is how I will be starting out the new year. All proud of myself for setting a blogging schedule and some actual drive to follow through it…then scrambling last minute for a review and realizing this baby has been sitting in my drafts for roughly 2 months. I’m obviously incredibly organized and no amount of new years will probably ever change that.

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Classics Club: A Christmas Carol

Yay for me! Another Classics Club book off of the list! For those who aren’t familiar The Classics Club is a challenge to pick classics (at least 50) and read them all over the next 5 years. For those who read my initial list you know it’s more of a “books I always wanted to read or re-read.” Most of my list is re-reads of books I either loved as a kid or want to re-vist, books I was supposed to read, and books that I love the author and want to experience more of their work. The plan is to have my list of 50 all read by December 28, 2020.

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A Christmas Carol – Charles Dickens

Fiction – Classics

 

 

 

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The Bluest Eye

It’s Banned Books Week Everyone! This year’s Banned Books Week will celebrate diversity in literature and explore why diverse books are more likely to be banned or challenged. Books by writers of color that are perennial targets for censors are Sherman Alexie’s “The Absolutely True Diary of A Part-Time Indian,” Alice Walker’s “The Color Purple,” Khaled Hosseini’s “The Kite Runner,” Rudolfo Anaya’s “Bless Me Ultima” and Maya Angelou’s “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.”

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