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The Girls by Emma Cline

A hypnotic and beautifully written novel full of sharp-toothed social commentary

5/5

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My biggest hobby outside of reading books is music history, so much so that I actually took a course in the history of Broadway musicals at university, alongside my literature studies. 1,076 more words

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Ideal Bookshelf 1040: MGD

another recent commission, a painting for M, the daughter of @most_lovely_things ! a few years ago I painted M’s favorite books from her high school years (swipe to see it), and this is her college set. 22 more words

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If 'The Girls' were cocktails...

If there’s two things that go hand in hand on a Friday or Saturday night, it’s The Girls and cocktails – so which bevvy suits who’s personality? 458 more words

Holiday Reading

It’s funny that I would never go on holiday without at least one book, yet for the rest of the year I rarely make time to read. 439 more words

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The Girls by Emma Cline

I don’t know if it is just me but I find that university completely kills my desire to read. I used to love reading- be that novels, non-fiction, biographies but when you have been in a library for ten hours, the last thing you want to do is pick up a book. 326 more words

The Girls by Emma Cline

The Girls is unlike any other book I’ve read, so I’m glad I picked it up. However, I would not exactly say I enjoyed it. It is excellently written but consistently unsettling due to the ominous tone and the uncomfortable descriptions. 328 more words

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