strong female characters are gaining popularity, especially in Young Adult books. Lots of people (Myself included) love books that have strong, independent female characters even though traditionally women are portrayed as weak and helpless.
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I am very glad that I grew up with Buffy, she is infintely better than Bella but I will admit I think the love story of Twilight is beautiful. Torturous and really all the best bits are in the last book but still beautiful. Messagewise Buffy wins though.
I'm glad someone realizes how painful it is to live a normal life trying to ignore these mental monsters. People laugh when you start to hyperventilate and lose control. It's real, mental illness is a legitimate thing and you can't deny it much longer.
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