#Bookstagrammer of the Week: @bookpairings

#Bookstagrammer of the Week: @bookpairings

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Want to see your favorite Bookstagrammer featured next? Message @bookstrofficial here.   This Week’s Featured creator: @bookpairings   Each week Bookstr is going to be highlighting your favorite Bookstagrammers. A Bookstagrammer is someone who shares all of their literary interests, ranging from book reviews and aesthetically pleasing book pictures to outfit pictures featuring their current reads. Anything that evokes bibliophile feels is on their Instagram pages. Make sure to give these Bookstagrammers the love they deserve! This week we are getting to know a Bookstagrammer with a passion for books and indie bookshops: Laci, or as you would know her …

10 Fictional Schools Even Worse Than Ones We Went To

10 Fictional Schools Even Worse Than Ones We Went To

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The back to school season is always difficult for those of us still enrolled in the education system, however we really don’t have it all that bad. And there’s nothing quite like books to make our lives feel just a little less sucky in comparison. Here are ten fictional schools that we would never want attend, in order from least bad to the absolute baddest.     10. Wayside School (Wayside school Series) Image via Scholastic   There is no way in hell that Wayside School is up to OSHA code. It’s literally falling down. Plus, none of the kids …

So, There’s a Sexy ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Costume…

So, There’s a Sexy ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Costume…

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Since the Hulu production of Margret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale was released, the red of the handmaids’ costume has dyed every watcher and reader’s mind. The story of The Handmaid’s Tale unfolds in a dystopian society where the birth rate has been fiercely dropped for unknown reasons and, because of that, the social structure changed violently: the patriarchal power has there reached its peak, under which those women who are still capable of giving birth are forced to become reproductive slaves. The handmaids (that’s what they call those fertile women) are only treated as tools for sex-their sexual pleasure, enjoyment, and authority has been suspended and discarded by …