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BOOK REVIEW: Girl Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis

Rating Title: Girl Wash Your Face: Stop Believing the Lies about Yourself so you can Become Who You Were Meant To BeAuthor: Rachel HollisPublication: February 6, 2018Publisher: Thomas NelsonGenre: Non-Fiction, Self-Help, Christian FaithPages: 240 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Founder of the lifestyle website TheChicSite.com …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Ballerinas by Rachel Kapelke-Dale

Rating Title: The BallerinasAuthor: Rachel Kapelke-DalePublication: December 7, 2021Publisher: St. Martin’s PressGenre: Teen, YA FictionPages: 296 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Fourteen years ago, Delphine abandoned her prestigious soloist spot at the Paris Opera Ballet for a new life in St. Petersburg––taking with her a …

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BOOK REVIEW: Uglies by Scott Westerfeld

Rating Title: UgliesAuthor: Scott WesterfeldPublication: May 10, 2006Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young ReadersGenre: Teen, YA Fiction, Science FictionPages: 448 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Amazon) Tally is about to turn sixteen, and she can’t wait. In just a few weeks she’ll have the operation …

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BOOK REVIEW: Love & Gelato by Jenna Evans Welch

Rating Title: Love & GelatoAuthor: Jenna Evans WelchPublication: May 3, 2016Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young ReadersGenre: Teen, YA Fiction, Clean RomancePages: 417 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) “I made the wrong choice.” Lina is spending the summer in Tuscany, but she isn’t in …

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BOOK REVIEW: At the End of Everything by Marieke Nijkamp

Rating Title: At the End of EverythingAuthor: Marieke NijkampPublication: January 25, 2022Publisher: Sourcebooks FireGenre: Teens, YA Fiction, Mystery, ThrillerPages: 400 Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) The Hope Juvenile Treatment Center is ironically named. No one has hope for the delinquent teenagers who have been exiled …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Matzah Ball by Jean Meltzer

Rating Title: The Matzah BallAuthor: Jean MeltzerPublication: September 28, 2021Publisher: MIRAGenre: Fiction, HolidayPages: 416 Featured “Hometown” Bookstore OTM – NEW Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Oy! to the worldRachel Rubenstein-Goldblatt is a nice Jewish girl with a shameful secret: she loves Christmas. For a decade she’s …

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Never Saw Me Coming by Vera Kurian

Rating Title: Never Saw Me ComingAuthor: Vera KurianPublication: September 7, 2021Publisher: Park RowGenre: ThrillerPages: 400 Featured “Hometown” Bookstore OTM – NEW Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Meet Chloe Sevre. She’s a freshman honor student, a leggings-wearing hot girl next door, who also happens to be …

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Seven Dirty Secrets by Natalie D. Richards

Rating Title: Seven Dirty SecretsAuthor: Natalie D. RichardsPublication: November 2, 2021Publisher: Sourcebooks FireGenre: Teen/YA, MysteryPages: 336 Featured “Hometown” Bookstore OTM – New Amazon Barnes and Noble Goodreads Author Website SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) I know seven secrets:One caused the fall. One did nothing. One saw it all.One didn’t care. One used …

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