• Florida Teens Read 2020-2021 Review Masterlist

    November 18, 2020 Bella

    The Florida Teens Read is a reading award program that compiles the favorite books of teens in Florida, meant to engage all types of readers and covering a variety of sensitive or current topics. I love exploring some more realistic fiction through these lists as I usually only read fantasy/sci-fi. Since I am participating in…

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  • December 2020 TBR

    November 30, 2020 Bella

    Hello! Welcome back to Books with Bella! Today I want to share all the books I plan to read in the final month of 2020! It seems so absurd to me that we are finally in the home stretch of this horrendous year. Here’s to hoping 2021 will be better! For now I have some…

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  • November 2020 Reads

    November 25, 2020 Bella

    Hello! Welcome back to Books with Bella! I wanted to share all of the books that I have read this month. I don’t always upload reviews on each book, but I am always reading!! Here are the ones I read in November, and some quick thoughts: Crown of Coral and Pearl by Mara Rutherford View…

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  • Review – Aurora Rising by Annie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

    November 20, 2020 Bella

    Spoiler-free review of the first in a brand new series by Illuminae authors Annie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff. Do moons choose the planets they orbit? Do planets choose their stars? Who am I to deny gravity, Aurora? When you shine brighter than any constellation on the sky? Aurora Rising Author: Annie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff…

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  • Review – Crown of Coral and Pearl by Mara Rutherford

    November 17, 2020 Bella

    (Slightly) Spoiler-free book review of the first book in Mara Rutherford’s seaside fantasy duology. “What lies beneath the surface of shallow waters? Nothing. It’s only when you go deeper that the ocean comes alive. The deeper you go, the more mysteries and surprises await.” Crown of Coral and Pearl Author: Mara Rutherford Rating: ★★★★ (4…

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