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I’m Not Your Manic Pixie Dream Girl by Gretchen McNeil – Book Review

The Book Review I'm Not Your Manic Pixie Dream Girl by Gretchen McNeil brings back those old glamorous teen rom-coms to mind, like Mean Girls, John Tucker Must Die, She's the Man, and Easy A. I'm honestly surprised this book isn't super popular! I found this YA brought back to many of the 2000s vibes… Continue reading I’m Not Your Manic Pixie Dream Girl by Gretchen McNeil – Book Review

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Every Summer After by Carley Fortune – Book Review

The Book Review Every Summer After by Carley Fortune is a wonderful journey across many summers following two star-crossed lovers. Persephone (who goes by Percy) and Sam met when they were kids. They were destined to be, with summers of childish fun turning into a heartfelt romance. Like most childhood sweethearts, things hit a bumpy… Continue reading Every Summer After by Carley Fortune – Book Review

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#BookReview Little White Lies by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

I've been meaning to pick up a book by Jennifer Lynn Barnes FOR YEARS. She's one of those authors I've been standing and staring at through the bookstore's glass window, but just never managed to get my hands on one. Then, I stumbled across Little White Lies and the rest was history. I decided it… Continue reading #BookReview Little White Lies by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

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Fight Night by Miriam Toews – A Book Review

Fight Night by Miriam Toews is a wonderful character study that reminds the reader of the value of family. The Background I received this book as a Secret Santa gift in 2021. A community engagement project happened where you could be a Secret Santa for someone in the community and receive a gift by. I… Continue reading Fight Night by Miriam Toews – A Book Review

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#BookReview Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine is a unique read that really had me hooked. So, first things first… This book can definitely be labelled as "problematic". We have a woman who has experienced some intense trauma (and might have Autism or Asperger's), and doesn't seem to be the most accurate portrayal of this. Now, we… Continue reading #BookReview Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

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#BookReview Landscape of a Marriage by Gail Ward Olmsted

I stumbled upon Gail Ward Olmsted's books years ago, and ever since they've been a friendly hand to hold in my reading journey. Gail is incredible at writing a heart felt story with characters who feel real. It's a real talent that makes me adore reading anything she puts out. It's hard to find those… Continue reading #BookReview Landscape of a Marriage by Gail Ward Olmsted

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#BookReview Lost Boy by Shelley Hrdlitschka

Lost Boy by Shelley Hrdlitschka is a unique read that will take you away to a whole new culture. I was unsure how I would feel about this book, and honestly I'm still a little confused. Jon left a polygamous community to try to find a life of his own. He doesn't believe in the… Continue reading #BookReview Lost Boy by Shelley Hrdlitschka

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#BookReview A Good Man by Rosanna Leo

A Good Man by Rosanna Leo is one hot romance, my goodness! I came into this book expecting a nice romance with a contractor and some drama. Then I got reading it and it was WAY better than I expected. Like, WAY BETTER. Can we bold an italicize and every other formatting thing we can… Continue reading #BookReview A Good Man by Rosanna Leo

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#BookReview Worth the Whisk by Melissa Williams

Worth the Whisk by Melissa Williams is a must read romantic comedy with lots of baking puns. Honestly, this series just keeps getting better! Who doesn't want a couple that breaks the stereotypical mold for their jobs and are also just completely awesome together? To top it off, the comedy is awesome, the romance is… Continue reading #BookReview Worth the Whisk by Melissa Williams

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#BookReview Warming My Winter Heart by Michelle Cornish

Warming My Winter Heart by Michelle Cornish is a delightful and sweet romance read! I'm the kind of girl who likes to curl up on the couch with a blanket, a warm cup of tea and a great contemporary book that will whisk me away into a story. Warming My Winter Heart did just that!… Continue reading #BookReview Warming My Winter Heart by Michelle Cornish