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The Other Girls

We are perms and curling irons and hot rollers, Finesse and Vidal Sassoon. We are Wet n’ Wild, Lip Smackers and blue eye shadow. We are feathered hair with wide tooth combs in our back pockets and baby blue satin … Continue reading

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Fifteen by Beverly Cleary

My last post talking about my gateway book got me thinking about my favorite Beverly Cleary novel which I discovered in 6th grade, Fifteen. Beverly Cleary is probably best known for her middle grade books about Ramona Quimby but she … Continue reading

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Princess in Waiting by Meg Cabot

I’ll admit, the first time I read Princess in Waiting, volume 4 of the Princess Diaries series by Meg Cabot, I wasn’t that excited. Don’t get me wrong, I think the series as a whole is great! But there’s something … Continue reading

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Princess in Love by Meg Cabot

Have you read Princess in the Spotlight yet? If not, you better go do that before you read this review because I’m going to break it wide open with all sorts of SPOILERS with my review of book three in … Continue reading

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Princess in the Spotlight by Meg Cabot

Volume 2 of the Princess Diaries series, Princess in the Spotlight, starts up with some really big news, another huge life event that Mia has to get used to. I won’t tell you what it is but I’ll tell you … Continue reading

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The Princess Diaries by Meg Cabot

Like many of her devoted fans, my first introduction to Meg Cabot was The Princess Diaries. I read the series several years ago and oh my what a joy! I’ve been looking forward to reading the series again and the … Continue reading

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Awaken by Meg Cabot

Good news! I finally finished the Abandon series by Meg Cabot. Even better news? The books get progressively better, so much so that I can honestly say I really enjoyed the final book, Awaken. The best part is I finally … Continue reading

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Underworld by Meg Cabot

This is book 2 of what I have decided is my least favorite Meg Cabot series. Luckily, I did enjoy this one more than the first.  Like the title says, Underworld starts in the underworld where John has whisked Pierce … Continue reading

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