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Book Review: Lovewrecked – Karina Halle

How would you feel if you’re stranded on an island with a guy you don’t exactly get along with- plus two dorks?! Lovewrecked by Karina Halle is that scenario come to life! “How are we going to get through this?” she asks, her voice quiet against the roar of the downpour, the rain…

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Book Review: The Herd – Andrea Bartz

This is a very well plotted psychological thriller! I loved how it has a feminism sub-genre involved in the story. The Herd demonstrates the power of female empowerment and how women should ALWAYS support each other no matter what. However, it also portrays the power of envy and how it can really screw your mind.

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The Book Meddler’s May Wrap Up

I’m so proud of myself! Apparently I’m improving my reading speed since I got to read 4 books in May instead of my usual 3! If it weren’t for starting work again, I would’ve been able to probably read more books, but that’s life! Clap When You Land – Elizabeth Acevedo Next Year…

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Book Review: Clap When You Land – Elizabeth Acevedo

Do you clap when you land? In a novel-in-verse that brims with grief and love, National Book Award-winning and New York Times bestselling author Elizabeth Acevedo writes about the devastation of loss, the difficulty of forgiveness, and the bittersweet bonds that shape our lives. Camino Rios lives for the summers when her father visits her…

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Book Review: Next Year in Havana- Chanel Cleeton

Next Year in Havana by Chanel Cleeton was recommended to me by a fellow book blogger a few months ago. I thought it interesting since I live in a town that survives out of the sugar industry. After the Cuban Revolution, a lot of cubans emigrated to Miami. Especially the ones who had…

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Book Review: Blowback by Monica James

First of all, I would like to thank Monica James for this amazing ARC! I had an amazing time reading it and it was a perfect distraction from the monotony of these quarantine days. Blowback by Monica James is the second book in The Monsters Within series. In Bullseye, we kinda left Tiger…

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The Book Meddler’s April Wrap Up

Hey guys, happy Wednesday! Hope you’re having a great day. I decided to share my April wrap up, just to go over the books I’ve read and to see if I can increase this in May! Normal People – Sally Rooney Emma – Jane Austen Sissi: Accidental Empress- Allison Pataki

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Book Review: Can You keep a Secret? – Sophie Kinsella

“It’s the way he had a cup of tea waiting for me when I woke up. It’s the way he turned on his laptop especially for me to look up all my Internet horoscopes and helped me choose the best one. He knows all the crappy, embarrassing bits about me that I normally…

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Book Review: Emma – Jane Austen

The Book It has always been a goal of mine to read all of Jane Austen’s novels. I read Pride and Prejudice when I was in High School, but that was it and I don’t remember much to be honest. I fell in love with the film, which is still a favorite of…

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Book Review: Normal People – Sally Rooney

Connell and Marianne grew up in the same small town, but the similarities end there. At school, Connell is popular and well liked, while Marianne is a loner. But when the two strike up a conversation—awkward but electrifying—something life changing begins. A year later, they’re both studying at Trinity College in Dublin. Marianne…

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