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The Guinevere Deception by Kiersten White Book Review

So at the core, I want to love this book. It's a fantasy retailing of the legend of Arthur and Camelot from the point of view of Guinevere. It's supposed to be a woman empowering novel, showing women are magical and terrifying and strong. However, I found myself bored. Princess Guinevere has come to Camelot… Continue reading The Guinevere Deception by Kiersten White Book Review

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To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Hann Book Review

Only a few years after all the hype, I've finally read To All The Boys I've Loved Before by Jenny Hann. I enjoyed it in some aspects but most of the time I felt myself zoning out. The story line is pretty simple. Lara Jean writes a completely honest letter to all her crushes, but… Continue reading To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Hann Book Review

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Slammed by Colleen Hoover Book Review

Rating: 5/5 StarsGenre(s): Romance, Fiction, YA   Lately pretty much all I've been reading is Colleen Hoover and I'm not even ashamed. I've never been a huge fan of romance novels but Colleen is such an amazing writer, and her books are so much more than love stories. "Expectations, evaluations, internal evasionsFly out of me… Continue reading Slammed by Colleen Hoover Book Review

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The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren Book Review

Rating: 2.5/5 stars Genre(s): Romantic Comedy, Romance After reading The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah I needed something light and The Unhoneymooners was on my TBR. I don't remember who recommended it to me, but it's definitely not my usual read. However, it was just what I needed at the time. So the story focuses on… Continue reading The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren Book Review

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Ella Minnow Pea by Mark Dunn Book Review

Rating: 4/5 stars. Genre(s): Fable, Fiction, Epistolary novel Ella Minnow Pea is a novel told in letters. It boasts of great vocabulary and shows the power of words. It has the air of a book they'll require kids to read in schools one day. I rather enjoyed it. This story follows Ella Minnow Pea, a… Continue reading Ella Minnow Pea by Mark Dunn Book Review

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The Silence by Daisy Pearce Review

Rating: 4/5 Stars Genre(s): Thriller, psychology fiction I got The Silence as an Amazon first reads for February and choose it just because Amazon said its prose writing was stunning. They weren't lying. This story is about Stella Wiseman, once a child TV star, but now as an adult, there's nothing glamorous about her life.… Continue reading The Silence by Daisy Pearce Review

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Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

Rating: 2.5/5 Stars Genre(s): Mystery, literary fiction All over my social media people were raving about Where the Crawdads Sing. I went to place this book on hold from the library and 8 months later, I finally got it. After waiting so long and hearing how amazing it was, I couldn't wait to begin. Then… Continue reading Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

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Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel Book Review

Arthur Leander, a famous movie star, dies from a heart attack on stage during a production. Kristen Raymonde, a young child in the play, will never forget that night. For that night, the world dissolved. A devastating flu outbreak spread like wildfire, killing anyone infected within hours. Within weeks, civilization was no more. Station Eleven… Continue reading Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel Book Review

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The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker Book Review

“I guess it never is what you worry over that comes to pass in the end. The real catastrophes are always different - unimagined, unprepared for, unknown.” Many things in life run like clockwork, the seasons come, the breeze blows, and the earth rotates. Only until one day, it didn’t. The earth begins to slow,… Continue reading The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker Book Review