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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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If We Were Villains by M.L. Rio

PUBLISHER: Titan Books/Flatiron Books PUBLICATION DATE: April 2017 RATING: ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ GOODREADS On the day Oliver Marks is released from jail, the man who put him there is waiting at the door. Detective Colborne wants to know the truth, and after ten years, Oliver is finally ready to tell it. Ten  ...

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Tin Man by Sarah Winman

PUBLISHER: TINDER PRESS PUBLICATION DATE: July 27th, 2017 RATING: ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ GOODREADS It begins with a painting won in a raffle: fifteen sunflowers, hung on the wall by a woman who believes that men and boys are capable of beautiful things. And then there are two boys, Ellis and Michael, who  ...

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The Secret History by Donna Tartt

Publisher: Penguin Release Date: July 1993 Rating: ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ .5 Goodreads Plot: Under the influence of their charismatic classics professor, a group of clever, eccentric misfits at an elite New England college discover a way of thinking and living that is a world away from the humdrum existence  ...

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