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Friday Favorites: Movie Adaptations

By: Cait Marie If you are a book lover, odds are you have experienced the disappointment of a bad movie adaptation. We've all been there: you read an incredible book and are crushed by the changes in the movie. However, every once in a while, there is one that doesn't completely destroy what you envisioned.… Continue reading Friday Favorites: Movie Adaptations

Book Blog, Book Hauls

Cait’s May Book Haul

By: Cait Marie April was a crazy month for books! The more I delve into this book community, the more obsessed I become. Recently, I have joined some reading groups and subscribed to some newsletters all leading to a lot of books. I actually bought or received 29 books this month. TWENTY. NINE. Most of… Continue reading Cait’s May Book Haul

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Cait’s April Book Haul

By: Cait Marie Hello! This is my first book haul for Functionally Fictional! Now, for those who have never heard of a ‘book haul,’ it is basically a discussion about the books you have bought or received the previous month, books you read, and books you want to read the following month. Typically these are… Continue reading Cait’s April Book Haul

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Cait’s Review of “Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda” by Becky Albertalli

By: Cait Marie If you know me, you know that I absolutely adore Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda. I’ve said before, I don’t read a lot of contemporary or stand-alone books. However, I do occasionally read them, especially if recommended. I actually read this book as part of my school’s book club for Pride… Continue reading Cait’s Review of “Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda” by Becky Albertalli

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Cait’s Movie Review of “Love, Simon”

"It’s universally relatable, even if you don’t identify as a member of the lgbt+ community. And the movie keeps all of that emotion. There are so many warm, fuzzy feelings while watching it, I couldn’t keep myself from grinning like an idiot."