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After Her - Joyce Maynard | books

“It’s the summer of 1979, and a dry, hot, northern California school vacation stretches ahead for Rachel and her younger sister Patty-the daughters a larger-than-life, irresistibly handsome and chronically unfaithful detective father who loves to make women happy, and the mother whose heart he broke. 463 more words

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Silence

What is one of the most common phrases a child asks about adults? That would be, “What is it like growing up?” Although I am only 18, I have taste the beginning of what its like to be an adult and growing up. 361 more words

Purple & Gold Pick of the Week: We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

Reading a novel after hearing the author’s reflections on the inspirations, process, and evolution of that particular work can be uniquely enriching experience–especially if the novel in question turns out to be a great one! ¬† 454 more words

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You Will

Stop what you are doing and read this.

Close all you other tabs. Stop playing your radio in the background. Hang up the phone and sit down. 354 more words

Remake Blog Tour and Review!!

Check out my review and the GIVEAWAY below – who don’t love a free book?? ¬†Remember, you can NEVER have too many good books :) 416 more words

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#463 A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park

A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park

Sudan is a place I don’t know much about, but in this book I learned a little more. 828 more words

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#Rocktober Rock Fiction Coveting: Death and Other Dances by Carla Harvey

Have I got a doozy for you today… or not. This one can go either way, and here’s why. It’s not written by a writer, per se. 467 more words

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