Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
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Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

By Ellen Ryan Ah, book recommendations. I’ve spent a good deal of my first year on JET drinking up and devouring every recommendation given to me. Reading once again became a wonderfully time-consuming past-time, especially in those first weeks after arriving where I was without internet. I’m Ellen, and I’m taking over from the wonderful … Continue reading

Over and Out
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Over and Out

By Rebecca Manuel Happy Summer everyone!  If the schedule that I’m looking at is correct, this post will go up on June 20th, which is officially the first day of summer.  Yay summer!  What this also means, what with our July hiatus, is that this is my last GMA article – ever.  I will be … Continue reading

The Way of Shadows
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The Way of Shadows

By Rebecca Manuel In my past two book recommendations (read them here if you haven’t already), I wrote about light-hearted, quirky, essentially happy books.  The Way of Shadows is as different in mood from those two books as possible.  As dark as its name, The Way of Shadows is the first book of the Night Trilogy, … Continue reading

Beauty
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Beauty

By Rebecca Manuel I love Disney’s animated movies.  From, yes, Frozen all the way back to Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, there isn’t a single Disney movie that I haven’t liked.  My affection for them comes from various places: nostalgia for the films of my childhood, my love of animation, of music, and of … Continue reading