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The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison

I haven’t picked up this book in years, but I’m still affected by Morrison’s incredible story. Listening to it is a completely new experience; Pecola is just as devastating and her jealousy, just as relatable, especially now, when the differences between those who struggle, and those who have it all, is the widest it’s ever [...]

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Celebrate fREADdom this Banned Books Week!

Many classics you’d recognize as classroom staples made it on the list of “most challenged books” including Harper Lee’s TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, F. Scott Fitzgerald’s THE GREAT GATSBY (one of my personal favorites) and J.D. Salinger’s THE CATCHER IN THE RYE.

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