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Movie Review: Love, Simon (2018)

Director: Greg Berlanti Writers: Elizabeth Berger , Isaac Aptaker & Becky Albertalli Stars: Nick Robinson, Katherine Langford, Jennifer Garner, Josh Duhamel Everyone deserves a great love story. But for Simon it’s complicated: no-one knows he’s gay and he doesn’t know who the anonymous classmate is that he’s fallen for online. Resolving both issues proves hilarious, scary and life-changing. A little while ago… Continue reading Movie Review: Love, Simon (2018)

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Indigo Staff Pick Of The Month

The #IndigoStaffPicks for the month of March is: Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli! Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old and not-so-openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the school musical. But when an email falls into the wrong hands, his secret is at risk of being thrust into the spotlight. Now Simon… Continue reading Indigo Staff Pick Of The Month

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Pride Month: My Favourite LGBTQ+ Books

I was planning on creating a blog post this month highlighting all of my favourite LGBTQ+ books in honour of June being Pride Month. It was supposed to be lighthearted and fun and it was meant to promote books that feature LGBTQ+ themes and characters. However, as I’m sure you all know, things took a… Continue reading Pride Month: My Favourite LGBTQ+ Books

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Top 10 Tuesday – Debut Authors Who Have Me Looking Forward to Their Sophomore Novel

Wow! I feel like I haven’t participated in a Top 10 Tuesday in forever! For those of you who don’t know, Top 10 Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by the folks over at The Broke and the Bookish! This week’s Top 10 Tuesday theme revolves around the Top 10 Debut Authors Who Have Me… Continue reading Top 10 Tuesday – Debut Authors Who Have Me Looking Forward to Their Sophomore Novel

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June 2015 Wrap Up

That’s it for June! I can’t believe we’re already halfway through 2015! How is everyone doing with their reading challenges for the year? My goal is to read 50 books this year and I have already read 37! I’m feeling really proud of myself and it looks like I just might surpass my goal! Feel… Continue reading June 2015 Wrap Up

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Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda (Book Review)

Simon Vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda Author: Becky Albertalli Publisher: Balzer + Bray Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, LGBTQ Release Date: April 7th 2015 Page Count: 303 Format: Hardcover ISBN: 9780062348678 Author Website | Purchase on Book Depository | Purchase on Amazon Purchase on Chapters/Indigo | Goodreads Like the way you can memorize someone’s gestures but never know… Continue reading Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda (Book Review)

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WWW Wednesdays – June 4th 2015

Time for another WWW Wednesday (a theme hosted by Should Be Reading) WWW Wednesday requires you to answer three questions: • What are you currently reading? • What did you recently finish reading? • What do you think you’ll read next? WHAT ARE YOU CURRENTLY READING? Winger Author: Andrew Smith Publisher: Simon & Schuster Genre:… Continue reading WWW Wednesdays – June 4th 2015

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May 2015 Instagram Challenge

During the month of May, I participated in yet another instagram challenge. The particular challenge I took part in was hosted by @book_shelves and it was quite the fun book challenge! You can also find all of these photos and their descriptions on my instagram page at @bigcitybookworm. DAY #1: MAY TBR DAY #2: Rainy… Continue reading May 2015 Instagram Challenge

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May 2015 Book Haul (Non-Thrifted Books)

Hello everyone! I can’t believe May has already come to an end! Insane! Here you will find a list of the books I have accumulated throughout the month of May 2015! Winger Author: Andrew Smith Publisher: Simon & Schuster Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Humour, Coming of Age Release Date: May 14th 2013 Page Count: 439… Continue reading May 2015 Book Haul (Non-Thrifted Books)