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What A Seriously Creepy Movie “It” Is

It Released on September 8, 2017                                Rating: Seven young outcasts in Derry, Maine, are about to face their worst nightmare — an ancient, shape-shifting evil that emerges from the sewer every 27 years to prey on the town’s children. Banding … Continue reading

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Confessions Of A Bookaholic Presents A Highly Anticipated Sequel: “Stand Off” by Andrew Smith

Eighteen months ago I read Winger, an incredible, moving, funny, engaging novel about Ryan Dean West, a fourteen-year-old high school junior and rugby winger who is just trying to survive his high school experience – forget about understanding it. “Stand … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk Books! A Conversation with “Hair In All The Wrong Places” Author, Andrew Buckley

Last week I reviewed a terrific book “Hair In All The Wrong Places”. After reading the book I was excited to have a conversation with the author Andrew Buckley. Read on as we talk about werewolves, fears and odd jobs, … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Bookaholic: Hair In All The Wrong Places

“Hair In All The Wrong Places” By Andrew Buckley (June 7, 2016) What has he done? What’s happening to him? And what on Earth is that smell? For Colin Strauss, puberty stinks. Blackouts, hallucinations, and lapses in memory are the … Continue reading

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Confessions Of A Bookaholic Presents: “Winger” by Andrew Smith

“Winger” by Andrew Smith (May 14, 2013) Ryan Dean West’s life is complicated. He’s a fourteen-year-old junior at Pine Mountain, a boarding school for rich kids. He’s stuck rooming with the biggest jerk on the rugby team in the dorm … Continue reading

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