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Tina Burke
Book nerd & blogger at Christina Reads YA
Book nerd & blogger at Christina Reads YA
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June Book Haul
Hey, everyone! Here today to share what I read & received in June. 1. Because You Love to Hate Me edited by Ameriie  (for more details, see other posts: discussing villains , chatting with Ameriie , the pre-order promo , back cover reveal & anthology pairin...

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Do you live in Southern California?
If you live in Southern California, come check out the book launch for Because You Love to Hate Me   (for more details, see other posts: discussing villains , chatting with Ameriie , the pre-order promo , back cover reveal & anthology pairing , front cover...

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Let's Discuss Villains
Heyhey, today I'm discussing villains with y'all. If you haven't already seen various announcements , as a part of Because You Love to Hate Me , Bloomsbury is starting twitter chats about villains on Mondays from now through July 24th. I've responded to the...

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Thick as Thieves by Megan Whalen Turner | READ THE QUEEN'S THIEF SERIES NOW!

If y'all have been following this blog for a while, you know that I am a HUGE fan of Megan Whalen Turner's The Queen's Thief  series.

In this post, I discuss my experience with Thick as Thieves but not in a spoilery fashion. I still also continue to encourage EVERYONE to read The Queen's Thief series.

#thickasthieves #meganwhalenturner #queensthief #youngadultbooks #yabooks #yalit #eugenides #favoriteauthors

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Because You Love to Hate Me | Q&A with Ameriie

I interviewed Ameriie, the editor of Because You Love to Hate Me, a YA villain-themed anthology that pairs booktubers with authors, and the author with whom I was paired.

#ameriie #becauseyoulovetohateme #booksbeautyameriie #booktube #christinareadsya #thelushables #tinaburke #villains #youngadultbooks

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If you pre-order #BecauseYouLoveToHateMe (and send in your receipt), you will receive a notebook and pencil set, and a bookplate signed by Ameriie. The pre-order promotion is open to anyone in the US, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia, or New Zealand, and it applies to both print and ebook formats. For more details: http://tinyurl.com/BYLTHMpreorder. #ameriie #yabooks #yareads #ireadya #yaanthology #villains #villainisbae

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The Monster in Young Adult Literature || An Old Essay
One of my friends, who is a developmental psychologist in training, recently told me that she would be studying the effect of young adult novels on abusive relationships. Specifically, she wanted to compare between generations who grew up with Twilight  and...

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Why You May Not See As Many Reviews Here Anymore
You may not see so many reviews here anymore. I know I've lately been absent, more generally speaking, but when I think about blogging, usually the last thing on my mind is reviewing books (though next week, I think, you'll see reviews on Labrynth Lost and ...

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I Didn't Like Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Okay, so I might be weeks late, and many people might have already posted on this topic, but hey, maybe many of you have also already seen Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them  and maybe many of you weren't certain why you didn't like the movie or maybe ...
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