Monthly Archives: March 2017

Pachinko by Min Jin Lee

As stated in Goodreads: Pachinko follows one Korean family through the generations, beginning in early 1900s Korea with Sunja, the prized daughter of a poor yet proud family, whose unplanned pregnancy threatens to shame them all. Deserted by her lover, … Continue reading

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A Writer’s Badass Guide: Branding, Blogging, and Social Media.

As stated on Amazon: A Writer’s Badass Guide To Branding, Blogging and Social Media is a fun and easy step by step guide for new writers, bloggers and entrepreneurs. This book teaches writers how to conceptualize and develop their personal … Continue reading

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NOW EVERYONE WILL KNOW by Maggie Kneip

  As stated in Goodreads: After a fairy-tale courtship in 1980s New York City, Maggie’s young marriage shatters when her “perfect” husband–a star editor at The Wall Street Journal–is diagnosed with and dies of AIDS, leaving her with two young … Continue reading

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The Forever Summer by Jamie Brenner

  As stated in Goodreads: The discovery of long-buried secrets brings three generations of women together to Cape Cod for the summer homecoming of a lifetime. Marin Bishop has always played by the rules, and it’s paid off: on the … Continue reading

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Before the Rain Falls by Camille Di Maio

  As stated in Goodreads: After serving seventy years in prison for the murder of her sister, Eula, Della Lee has finally returned home to the Texas town of Puerto Pesar. She’s free from confinement—and ready to tell her secrets … Continue reading

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Idaho by Emily Ruskovich

Idaho by Emily Ruskovich Summary as seen on Goodreads: One hot August day a family drives to a mountain clearing to collect birch wood. Jenny, the mother, is in charge of lopping any small limbs off the logs with a … Continue reading

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Fractured Memories by Emily Page

Fractured Memories:  Because Demented People need Love, Too by Emily Page. Emily and her father were extremely close; they had a unique and special father-daughter relationship. In this brutally honest and real book Emily first tells us about her larger … Continue reading

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The Bloom Girls by Emily Cavanagh

  Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with The Bloom Girls, this lovely debut novel by Emily Cavanagh. When the Bloom sisters, Suzy, Violet and Cal, were young and in school, their father was a caring teacher and swim coach. … Continue reading

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The Orphan’s Tale by Pam Jenoff

As stated on Goodreads: A powerful novel of friendship set in a traveling circus during World War II, The Orphan’s Tale introduces two extraordinary women and their harrowing stories of sacrifice and survival . Sixteen-year-old Noa has been cast out … Continue reading

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