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1. Lauren Oliver shared her list of favorite love stories over on Bookish.
2. Given my lack of reading time recently, I can especially relate to The Perpetual Page Turner's post Look At Them All! They're Mocking Me! -- Too many books and too little time is a common dilemma for many of us readers and bloggers, but there are certainly worse problems to have! The clip Jamie posted from Two & a Half Men is just awesome.
3. Those of us with bookshelves full of unread books can also appreciate this post from The Paris Review featuring an exhibit titled "The Library of Unborrowed Books" at Manhattan's Art in General gallery. Truly fascinating!
4. Poorly done love triangles are a common gripe among readers, but Clear Eyes, Full Shelves dedicated a post to Tangled Like/Love/Lust That Doesn't Suck. I most definitely need to check some of these out!
5. On a related note, Christina Reads YA wrote a great post on How to End a Love Triangle that I think many of us would appreciate.
6. If you're a fan of Trish Doller's Something Like Normal, you have to check out Real Men Read YA's review and subsequent rap battle with the author in the post's comments. It was epic. It was truly Something Like Freaking Awesome.
7. And I already shared my excitement for the cover reveal and upcoming publication of Trish Doller's sophmore novel Where the Stars Still Shine, but I was caught off guard (in the best way possible!) that she has another book in the works, Acadia Falls that will be published in the fall of 2014. Now I'm even more excited!
8. Flavorwire complied a gallery of 20 Embarrassingly Bad Book Covers for Classic Novels. These are just truly awful. Why? Why? WHY would they do this to these poor books?!
9. One of Cuddlebuggery's latest In 10 Lines posts was dedicated to Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. There are definitely spoilers, but if you've read the book, it's a pretty great feature. I also enjoyed their Hunger Games post.
10. The girls of Makeshift Bookmark are taking a step back from blogging, but continuing to post on their new tumblr. They reblogged (I think that is the appropriate term -- tumblr still confuses me, I must admit) this incredibly awesome Harry Potter April Fool's prank. So. Awesome.
11. I was very intrigued by the cover reveal for David Levithan's upcoming book, Two Boys Kissing. I haven't read any of his previous books, but have heard such good things about most of them. You don't see a cover like this everyday and I'm happy to see some boundaries being broken. This shouldn't be controversial, but unfortunately it is in some circles. Kudos to the author and publisher for sticking with this cover though, I think it was a smart move and will have a lot of support in the reading community.