My Year in Reading: Cassie-la’s March 2016 Bookstagram Wrap Up

Love reading books? What about just looking at them?

Say hello to Bookstagram (AKA InstaBook), the subsection of Instagram where book lovers share their book covers, book spines and book pages and participate in book themed photo challenges.

I was a little lax in March — probably because not too many of the challenges spoke to me — a problem I hope to rectify in April now that I finally can work with natural light again!

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Waiting on Wednesday: ‘Replica’ by Lauren Oliver

Lauren Oliver Replica Book Cover

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly series hosted by Breaking the Spine that spotlights upcoming book releases we can’t wait to get our hands on.

This week’s Waiting on Wednesday pick is a book that defies your typical novel format: the dual-sided Replica by Lauren Oliver!

While by no means completely original (see also Theodora Goss’ The Thorn and the Blossom), Replica is two books in one. You can either read the story about Lyra and Gemma from front to back in alternating chapters or read one story in its entirety before tackling the other.

According to Oliver, while each girl’s portion tells a separate story, together they create a third larger one.

Want to know more? You can purchase Replica starting October 4, 2016 or check out the official synopsis below the jump.

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