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The Robber Bride by Margaret Atwood

Rating: ★★★★★

Genre: Fiction

Synopsis: Zenia is a bad person.  So it’s a good thing she’s been dead for 20 years.  But she can’t be all bad, considering Tony, Charis, and Roz all found each other and created a friendship over their hatred for Zenia.  324 more words

House of Names by Colm Tóibín



I said this in a First Lines Friday a while ago, but this author is quickly becoming a favorite of mine. Now that I’ve read three of his books, I really think he’s a fantastic author. 193 more words


Song of Princes by Janell Rhiannon | Review

“Sing Muse. Sing of the shining citadel of Troy rising from the hot sands of Asia. Sing of the Greek palaces ascending from their rocky hilltops. 298 more words


Review: The Afterlife of Holly Chase by Cynthia Hand


On Christmas Eve five years ago, Holly was visited by three ghosts who showed her how selfish and spoiled she’d become. They tried to convince her to mend her ways. 507 more words

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TBTR: Tiger Lily by Jodi Lynn Anderson

*I read this in 2014 and reviewed it then. I read it as an ebook and as always, this is my honest opinion.

Throwback Thursday Reviews are posted every third Friday of the month and feature books published in 2015 and before. 578 more words


Anne Tyler's Vinegar Girl

Vinegar Girl by Anne Tyler

Published by Hogarth in 2016

Genres: Fiction, Romance, Shakespeare Retelling

Links: Goodreads

Verdict: I really enjoyed this, simple as it is. 258 more words


Friday Favorites: Russia-Inspired Fantasy

*Friday Favorites is a feature in which I discuss my personal favorites in categories, genres, and more.

This week, I’ll be discussing a trend in my favorites shelf: … 227 more words

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