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Snow Good: Two satisfying winter reads

First Frost by Sarah Addison Allen (2014, St. Martin’s Press)

I was initially attracted to this bargain bin paperback’s cover image of a frosted rosy apple on weathered barn board and the synopsis on the back cover. 562 more words


Book Opinion:Faithful by Alice Hoffman

Alice Hoffman is one of my favorite authors. She’s the one who brought us Practical Magic, which delights my soul in both book and movie form. 379 more words

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Review: Faithful by Alice Hoffman

Rating: ★ ★ ★ ☆ ☆
Date Read: October 28 to November 13, 2016
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People say if you face your worst fear, the rest is easy, but those are people who are afraid of rattlesnakes or enclosed spaces, not of themselves and the horrible things they’ve done.

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Faithful by Alice Hoffman

Shelby, a teenager who is just about to go off to college, was driving herself and her friend Helene on a night out when their car hit a patch of ice and crashed. 198 more words


Women With Balls? Who Do Give a F*ck

Women With Balls? Who Do Give a F*ck

This one is for you.

For the dream seekers and the rebels, the ones who not only don’t fit into the mold—they fucking break it as well. 635 more words


Quick Hit

Alice Hoffman, 2016

Pros: Alice Hoffman crafts a beautiful story about love, redemption, forgiveness, and friendship in this novel following the life of protagonist Shelby Richmond after a tragic car accident–with Shelby behind the wheel–kills her teenage best friend.   208 more words


Eight Books Worth Reading in 2017

As the first week of the new year comes to a close, I’m still closing the door on 2016. I did a lot of reading last year, getting caught up on books that were lying on my book shelf for months, and in some cases, years. 871 more words