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BOOK REVIEW: Beautiful Bad by Annie Ward

Title: Beautiful BadAuthor: Annie WardPublication: March 5, 2019Publisher: Park RowGenre: Mystery, Thriller, PsychologicalPages: 368 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) In the most explosive and twisted psychological thriller since The Woman in the Window, a beautiful marriage turns beautifully bad. Things that make me scared: When Charlie cries. Hospitals and lakes. When Ian drinks …

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BOOK REVIEW: Educated by Tara Westover

Title: EducatedAuthor: Tara WestoverPublication: February 20, 2018Publisher: Random HouseGenre: Biographies, MemoirsPages: 512 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Tara Westover grew up preparing for the End of Days, watching for the sun to darken, for the moon to drip as if with blood. She spent her summers bottling peaches and her winters rotating …

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BOOK REVIEW: Good Grief by Lolly Winston

Title: Good GriefAuthor: Lolly WinstonPublication: April 4, 2005Publisher: Grand Central PublishingGenre: Self Help, HumorPages: 368 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Thirty-six-year-old Sophie Stanton desperately wants to be a good widow-a graceful, composed, Jackie Kennedy kind of widow. Alas, she is more of the Jack Daniels kind. Self-medicating with ice cream for breakfast, …

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BOOK REVIEW: A Danger to Herself and Others by Alyssa Sheinmel

Title: A Danger to Herself and OthersAuthor: Alyssa SheinmelPublication: February 5, 2019Publisher: Sourcebooks FireGenre: YA Fiction, Teen, Mental IllnessPages: 352 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Only when she’s locked away does the truth begin to escape…  Four walls. One window. No way to escape. Hannah knows there’s been a mistake. She didn’t need …

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BOOK REVIEW: Like a Mother by Angela Garbes

Title: Like A MotherAuthor: Angela GarbesPublication: May 29, 2018Publisher: Harper WaveGenre: Personal Health, Pregnancy & WomenPages: 256 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) What to read after What to Expect . . . . A badass, feminist, and personal deep-dive into the science and culture of pregnancy and early motherhood that debunks myths and …

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BOOK REVIEW: Never Tell by Lisa Gardner

Title: Never TellAuthor: Lisa GardnerPublication: February 19, 2019Publisher: DuttonGenre: Mystery, Thriller, SuspensePages: 416 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) A man is dead, shot three times in his home office. But his computer has been shot twelve times, and when the cops arrive, his pregnant wife is holding the gun.  D.D. Warren arrives on …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows

Title: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie SocietyAuthor: Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie BarrowsPublication: July 29, 2008Publisher: The Dial PressGenre: Historical Fiction, World War IIPages: 322 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) As London emerges from the Second World War, writer Juliet Ashton attempts to find new material for a book. Little does …

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BOOK REVIEW: What You Hide by Natalie D. Richards

Title: What You HideAuthor: Natalie D. RichardsPublication: December 4, 2018Publisher: Sourcebooks FireGenre: Teens, YA FictionPages: 384 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Spencer volunteers at the library. Sure, it’s community service, but he likes his work. Especially if it means getting to see Mallory. Mallory spends a lot of time keeping her head …

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BOOK REVIEW: Missing You, Missing Me by Tylor Paige

Title: Missing You, Missing MeAuthor: Tylor PaigePublication: November 20, 2018Publisher: Amazon Digital PublishingGenre: Contemporary, RomancePages: 329 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Cleo is good at two things: stealing the spotlight and always making the wrong decisions. From bad tattoos to a sudden elopement, Cleo is a mess who can’t help but be …

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