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Pride by Ibi Zoboi — 5 stars Five Feet Apart by Rachael Lippincott — 4 stars From Twinkle, with Love by Sandhya Menon — 5 stars Pride and Prejudice: A Graphic Novel by Ian Edginton and Robert Deas — 4 stars Looking for Alaska by John Green — 3 stars 10 Blind Dates by Ashley Elston — 5 stars Pride is such an excellent, diverse Pride and Prejudice retelling. It’s filled with the important topics of gentrification, class, race, and cultural identity that really align with Jane Austen’s social commentary aspect of her novels. I loved Zuri’s voice, snark, and poetry. I highly recommend listening to this one as an audiobook, as the narrator’s (Elizabeth Acevedo) flow really brings the prose to life. Pride and Prejudice fans will love this remix! I loved the dual narrators of Five Feet Apart and how they both brought Stella and Will’s voices alive. This book started off as a script at first, but I thought Rachael Lippincott translated it well into novel-format. Fans of The Fault in Our Stars will love Five Feet Apart! And yes, you’ll probably cry. Look out for my book vs. movie review coming next month! I absolutely adored reading From Twinkle, with Love! I knew I was going to love it, so …