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Review: Cocoa Beach

By on May 24, 2018

Story: Cocoa Beach by Beatriz Williams is a twisted family drama set in post WWI America. Virginia Fortescue has returned home from serving as an ambulance driver married to a British surgeon and carrying his child.  After two years of receiving letters from her estranged husband, Virginia receives word…

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Review: Two Steps Forward

By on May 22, 2018

I adored the characters in Graeme Simsion’s The Rosie Project, so looked forward to picking up his next novel, Two Steps Forward, which he…

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My Top 10 Summer Reads: A Guest Post

By on May 21, 2018

The following is a guest post by Danielle Blessing, an aspiring author and an LQ reader and follower. Check out her bio at the bottom!

There’s…

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A Wrinkle in Time book vs. Movie


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Book vs. Movie: A Wrinkle in Time

By on May 20, 2018

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I was first exposed to the Time/Kairos Quintet when I was in 3rd grade. My teacher, Mrs. Graham, read us A Wind in…

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Joint Review: The Immortalists

By on May 17, 2018

The Immortalists has been one of 2018’s most widely anticipated and recommended novels. For those of you who aren’t familiar with breakout novelist Chloe Benjamin,…

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Guest Review: A Wedding at Two Love Lane

By on May 16, 2018

The following is a book review from a guest: Rhonda Ray. Bio at the bottom!

When my brain is filled with too much of the…

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Review: A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo

By on May 15, 2018

Story: A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo written by Jill Twiss and illustrated by E.G. Keller is the story of a lonely bunny. Marlon lives…

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What We’re Reading This Week

By on May 14, 2018

Welcome to another glorious week of bookishness! So, now that’s warm and sunny and FINALLY summery, a good chunk of my reading life has…

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Best Books of Summer 2018 Preview

By on May 10, 2018

It’s hard to believe that we’re more than halfway through spring and summer will soon be descending upon us. For me, summer means longer…

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Review: Lily and the Octopus

By on May 9, 2018

A few of us Literary Quicksand writers are members of the Girly Book Club, an international book club that brings together ladies all over…

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