Staff Review Index 2014  

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WHEN THAT BOOK YOU’VE BEEN WAITING FOR FINALLY COMES OUT

dukeofbookingham:

It’s like:

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4 days ago
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womenwhokickass:

BREAKING: Malala Yousafzai Wins Nobel Peace Prize

Malala, now 17, was shot in the head by a Taliban gunman two years ago in her home country of Pakistan after coming to prominence for her campaigning for education for girls.
She won for what the Nobel committee called her “heroic struggle” for girls’ right to an education.
She is the youngest ever winner of the prize. (x)

womenwhokickass:

BREAKING: Malala Yousafzai Wins Nobel Peace Prize

Malala, now 17, was shot in the head by a Taliban gunman two years ago in her home country of Pakistan after coming to prominence for her campaigning for education for girls.

She won for what the Nobel committee called her “heroic struggle” for girls’ right to an education.

She is the youngest ever winner of the prize. (x)

(via literatureismyutopia)

1 week ago
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WHEN I BOND WITH A NEW ACQUAINTANCE OVER A MUTUAL FAVORITE BOOK

dukeofbookingham:

It’s like:

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1 month ago
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Read books. Care about things. Get excited. Try not to be too down on youself. Enjoy the ever present game of knowing.
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4 days ago
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magic-in-every-book:

Mental Health
Books with a critical theme of mental health and illness

Note: All of these books will contain various triggers. Follow the links to read more on Goodreads.

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1 week ago
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nprbooks:

This week in author birthdays…

Miguel de Cervantes, September 29

“There is no book so bad…that it does not have something good in it.” – Don Quixote

Truman Capote, September 30

“It may be normal, darling; but I’d rather be natural.” – Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Graham Greene, October 2

“But it is impossible to go through life without trust; that is to be imprisoned in the worst cell of all, oneself.” The Ministry of Fear

Thomas Wolfe, October 3

“I have to see a thing a thousand times before I see it once.”  – You Can’t Go Home Again

Anne Rice, October 4

“The only power that exists is inside ourselves.” – Interview With a Vampire

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Quotes via Goodreads

2 weeks ago
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What we’re all really saying during Banned Books Week

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3 weeks ago
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Read as much as you can. Nothing will help you as much as reading.