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Book Review: My Darling

October 26, 2020 in Blog, Favorites of 2020, Reviews

“When you have committed murder, life is a waiting game. Waiting to be discovered, every second of every day.” 𝙩𝙬: domestic violence, stalking, spousal abuse, mental illness, poisoning (Rohypnol), murder. Please contact me for clarifications. Quick Take A wealthy couple moves into a home next door to Jade, a woman…

Book Recommendation: My Darling

𝙔𝘼’𝙇𝙇. 𝙏𝙃𝙄𝙎 𝘽𝙊𝙊𝙆! 🙀 I just finished reading 𝙈𝙮 𝘿𝙖𝙧𝙡𝙞𝙣𝙜 and I cannot wait to share my review with you! I’m off to go write it as this book was a 24hr binge read. NON-STOP action: Jealousy, paranoia, and vengeance galore. 🔥 As I’ve posted before, I’m not one to…

Mondays Suck but Books Don’t

September 21, 2020 in Blog, Favorites of 2020

🥳We survived Monday!🥳 #qotd: What was something that made you happy today? 🎈 For me, it was having a student independently put on his Crocs for the first time with only minimal prompts! Now that September is nearing its end, I’ve realized that I’ve been in a reading funk, going…

Book Review: A Girl is a Body of Water by Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi

🌾ᴀ ɢɪʀʟ ɪs ᴀ ʙᴏᴅʏ ᴏғ ᴡᴀᴛᴇʀ🌾Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi This book… I wish I could in this moment articulate to you just how beautiful Makumbi’s prose is paired with her ability to tell Kirabo’s story of growing up in Uganda, honoring her family, tradition, and exploring what being a “first…

The Flatshare – Mini-Review & Recommendation

August 1, 2020 in Blog, Favorites of 2020

🏠 🏠 🏠 I’m not crying, you’re crying!!! I’m so glad to have heard about The Flatshare from @sallyhepworth awhile back in one of her super awesome themed stories she does on her insta. I fell in straight up LOVE with this book and all of its characters. My heart fluttered and…

Book Review: Long Bright River

July 18, 2020 in Blog, Favorites of 2020, Reviews

Book Details Author: Liz Moore Genre: Literary Fiction, Suspense & Thriller Format(s): 496 pages, Available in/on: Hardcover, Paperback, Audiobook, Kindle, Audio CD On Sale: January 7, 2020 Publisher: Penguin Random House View more on Liz Moore and her other books here: http://www.lizmoore.net/ Review 2020 has been a HUGE year for…

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July 13, 2020 in Blog, Favorites of 2020, Reviews

2020 has been a HUGE year for books. It’s difficult to pick just one book from all or even any specific genre but this book has stood out for me ever since I picked it up. Liz Moore’s brilliant, heartbreaking novel 𝐋𝐨𝐧𝐠 𝐁𝐫𝐢𝐠𝐡𝐭 𝐑𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐫 is by far my favorite read…

Book Review: Feels Like Falling

May 20, 2020 in Blog, Favorites of 2020, Reviews

Book Details Author: Kristy Woodson Harvey Format(s): Paperback/eBook, 400 pages Published April 28, 2020 Publisher: Gallery Books Review @booksparks #SRC2020 has been amazing thus far! This book is yet another binge-in-a-day read. Love. Family. Happiness. What would you do if the one that got away found you two decades later? Or if…

Happy Monday! (Is that even a thing?)

May 18, 2020 in Blog, Favorites of 2020

Here’s my way of reading about mother-in-laws. 🤷🏼‍♀️🥂 Just kidding! (kinda) I shopped the book aisles in Target for the FIRST time ever yesterday and jeez I’ve been missing out on all the bookies (book goodies.) 😆 Definitely going to be having some FOMO from now on. 😂 QOTD: What…

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The Mother-in-Law
Feels Like Falling
You and Me and Us
In Five Years
First Cut
The Safe Place
The Guest List
A Conspiracy of Bones
The Tenant
Recursion
Daisy Jones & The Six
Lying in Wait and Other True Cases
You Are Not Alone
American Predator: The Hunt for the Most Meticulous Serial Killer of the 21st Century
The Sun Down Motel
Morgue: A Life in Death
Dead Men Do Tell Tales: The Strange and Fascinating Cases of a Forensic Anthropologist
Blood On the Table: The Greatest Cases of New York City's Office of the Chief Medical Examiner
A History of Modern Psychology
Dissecting Death: Secrets of a Medical Examiner


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