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Book vs. Movie: A Wrinkle in Time

By on May 20, 2018

The Book
I was first exposed to the Time/Kairos Quintet when I was in 3rd grade. My teacher, Mrs. Graham, read us A Wind in the Door, and like that,…

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Joint Review: The Immortalists

By on May 17, 2018

The Immortalists has been one of 2018’s most widely anticipated and recommended novels. For those of you who aren’t familiar with breakout novelist Chloe Benjamin, the story revolves around the…

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Review: Lily and the Octopus

By on May 9, 2018

A few of us Literary Quicksand writers are members of the Girly Book Club, an international book club that brings together ladies all over the world. If you’re interested…

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Review: All the Ugly and Wonderful Things

By on April 22, 2018

All the Ugly and Wonderful Things by Bryn Greenwood is the story of a young girl named Wavy, and her life in the very broken part of the Midwest….

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Review Roundup

By on April 1, 2018

Review Roundup: My mini book reviews of January & February
We girls at LQ read a LOT of books. Sometimes we write full reviews, but sometimes, especially for older novels…