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I'm almost done with my institute in TX (one more day!) and then my semester starts. I've had class all day for the past four days, and I got my reading list for children's lit-it's crazy long, but it will be fun.

So I'll update again once I'm done with day long classes and I can do it on my own time when it's online.

BTW-I'm reading Hush, Hush and it's wonderful!!


  1. I'm really busy with my school stuff right now also. I'm very jealous your reading Hush, Hush.

  2. Can we bug you to share your reading list with us? ;)

    Glad you are enjoying Hush Hush!

  3. I second the motion to share the children's lit book list.
    Pretty please....


  4. Are you? I'm reading it too -- and I'm only on p. 30 and it's fantastic!

  5. Hush, Hush is AMAZING! I still can't believe I was lucky enough to read it, it's definitely one of my favorites!


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