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Thalia @ Pictures in the Words

I'm Thalia! I run a book blog called Pictures in the Words and I hope to be an editor for YA fiction. I'm a GoodReads refugee!

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The Martian
Andy Weir
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The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien
J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien, Humphrey Carpenter
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J.K. Rowling
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J.R.R. Tolkien, J.R.R. Tolkien
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Never Eighteen
Megan Bostic
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The Fault in Our Stars - John Green

I'm still pleasantly surprised, actually! I'm surprised that I haven't seen more people complain about the oh-so-obvious instalove, though. (I wonder why it's okay for some books, but not okay for others?) It's not perfect, but I like Hazel's voice and the story so far. The word "said" is used far too much, though. It bothers me when I read out loud. :/