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Fate & Furies, Starring "Mathilde Yoder"

I absolutely loved Lauren Groff’s novel, Fate and Furies. It runs right in line with the same themes of loneliness and relationships (much like my favorite novel, … 1,099 more words

Life Ponderings

Falling out of love

I’ve read a lot of books recently, but two of them struck me as having a common theme; the unseen work done by the  partner of a genius. 741 more words


Fates and Furies

Lotto and Mathilde are like every young, married couple–living cheaply, struggling just to make ends meet. Just out of college, they decide to marry after two weeks of knowing each other. 319 more words

Book Review

June's Reading List 

Ah, June — the beginning of summer, of sun-kissed bare shoulders dotting sandy white shores, the season of the infamous beach reads. But before I get into the nitty gritty of that, here are this month’s reading list: 222 more words


Book Review: Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff

literary fiction; contemporary

Why I read it: I read a sample in Buzz Books back in 2015 (the publication year) and absolutely fell in love with Groff’s writing style. 711 more words


Fates and Furies - a Review

Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

Fates and Furies divided our book group – an even split between those who loved and hated it. 353 more words