What were your favorite books from school?

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In honor of going back school, I and the rest of the Book Riot staff remember our favorite books from elementary, middle, and high school.

See all our picks over at Book Riot!


I review STILL LIFE WITH STRINGS by LH Cosway at Truth, Beauty, Freedom, and Books

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Still Life with Strings was a really creative and different romance. There are a lot of things going on in this book—mystery, magical realism, Dublin's indie art scene, both Shane and Jade's messy and complicated personal lives, music, class conflict—but it all comes together without one element overwhelming the others.

Read the full review at Truth, Beauty, Freedom, and Books.


I review SECONDS by Bryan Lee O'Malley at Truth, Beauty, Freedom, and Books

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As a huge fan of Lost at Sea and the Scott Pilgrim books, I was definitely anticipating Bryan Lee O'Malley's latest graphic novel, Seconds.

Find out what I thought of it at Truth, Beauty, Freedom, and Books.


What was my favorite read in July?

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Neanderthal Seeks Human by Penny Reid!

Read my short review on this month's Book Riot Round-Up.

The Downside to the DVR

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I love the DVR and On Demand shows. But there's one thing I really *don't* like about them—they're sucking up all my reading time!

Do you have any tips for finding time to read? Help a girl out and share them over at Book Riot.