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Hype or Like Friday: Book review Passenger, Alexandra Bracken

The time has come for the first review of the book of the month for the Hype or Like Friday meme to be published! Check out the group on… 1,158 more words


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Thirteen Reasons Why: End of the Month Review

This book was one of those books that invokes deeper thought about how we affect the perception of others.  164 more words

The Psychology of Sleep (or lack thereof)

Contributed by Lizette Royer Barton. This is the second installment of the “Psychology of…” book of the month blog series.

Two years ago I was 38 weeks pregnant and… 569 more words


Book of the Month: Orphan Train

The Book: Orphan Train, a novel by Christina Baker Kline. The book is centered around the life of an Irish immigrant child named Niamh, (pronounced Neve) who we meet at the beginning of the story as an elderly woman named Vivian, living on the East Coast. 156 more words

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Book of the month: Yoko Ogawa

I wasn’t sure whether to write about this book. I’ve read some marvellous novels this month – among them Angolan novelist José Eduardo Agualusa’s Man Booker International Prize-shortlisted  835 more words


Currently Reading: Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys


Winter, 1945. Four teenagers. Four secrets.

Each one born of a different homeland; each one hunted, and haunted, by tragedy, lies…and war.

As thousands of desperate refugees flock to the coast in the midst of a Soviet advance, four paths converge, vying for passage aboard the Wilhelm Gustloff, a ship that promises safety and freedom. 342 more words

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It arrived!

My first Book of the Month subscription box arrived today! I was going to write a post describing the “unboxing”, but got way too excited so went a quick picture instead. 16 more words