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I am reading The Secret Life of Bees for book club, and I love it! I know it’s old, but in our last meeting we discussed which books made us wish we could spend more time with the characters, and one of the members mentioned this one. 368 more words

Mental Health

Book Recommendation: The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

My latest read, The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd,  is one of my favorite reads of the year and I only wish I had read it sooner. 389 more words


4 Movies That Are Just As Good As The Book

if you’re an avid book reader like I am, then you probably look for the movies that are just as good as the book you read. 26 more words


The Best/Worst Birthday...

“Did you know there are 32 names for love in the Eskimo language? And we just have this one. We are so limited, you have to use the same word for loving Rosaleen as you do for loving Coke with peanuts. 2,544 more words

Stories, Memories, Life

“Stories have to be told or they die, and when they die, we can’t remember who we are or why we’re here.” — Sue Monk Kidd, The Secret Life of Bees. 20 more words

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Film recommendations - YA books turned into films

Hello gentle reader,

Happy Friday! Are you looking to watch a film based on a YA book this weekend? There are many excellent ones. However it has recently struck me that when the media mention YA books turned into films, they always give the same titles: Harry Potter, The Hunger Games, Twilight, Divergent or The Fault In Our Stars. 153 more words

EM Castellan

Studio 5: Books Every Girl Should Read

Some books are entrainment, some are just fun, but some help teach us how to live. These are those kind of books. These are books that help girls and women be strong, be kind, be womanly. 363 more words

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