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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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Running With Lions by Julian Winters

This book was such a relief from some of the contemporaries I’ve been reading recently. Chock-full of representation from ethnicity and religion to of course, sexuality, Running With Lions is that warm summer sports romance that I wanted from The Foxhole Court. I love gritty contemporaries with  ...

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Leah On The Offbeat by Becky Albertalli

Leah On The Offbeat, the sequel to Simon Vs The Homosapien’s Agenda. When it comes to drumming, Leah Burke is usually on beat—but real life isn’t always so rhythmic. An anomaly in her friend group, she’s the only child of a young, single mom, and her life is decidedly less privileged. She  ...

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To Kill A Kingdom by Alexandra Christo

Princess Lira is siren royalty and the most lethal of them all.  With the hearts of seventeen princes in her collection, she is revered across the sea. Until a twist of fate forces her to kill one of her own. To punish her daughter, the Sea Queen transforms Lira into the one thing they loathe  ...

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