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The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins-Reid

We’re starting 2019 off with an emotional roller coaster. My first book of 2019, The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo, has ruined all other books this year for me. What a powerful, poignant, tragic tear-jerker of a read. I had expected to feel my heart yearn for Evelyn Hugo, to be blown away by her story, but not like this. Set in present day New York, small time writer Monique Grant has been requested personally by Hollywood icon Evelyn Hugo to write the book of her life. At 75, she has  ...

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The Best Books of 2018

As we come to the end of 2018, it’s time to look back on all the books I loved this year. Some didn’t quite make the list, but sometimes rating books retrospectively is hard for a forgetful person. But I feel that if a book was so good that immediately comes to mind when I think of  ...

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The Midnight Star by Marie Lu

Who doesn’t love an anti-heroine? You know I do. I’ve writtenΒ posts about why and how much I love them. From female villains to female protagonists who are straight up morally ambiguous, I love a female character who is kinda mean (or really mean), is a little selfish (or a lot  ...

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