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Book Review: Rich and Pretty

By on May 11, 2017

In his debut novel, Rich and Pretty, Rumaan Alam presents a curious exploration of life-long friendship. Lauren Brooks meets Sarah Thomas when they’re both eleven. It’s Lauren’s first day at a fancy New York City prep school. Her parents have scrimped and sacrificed to send her there, while Sarah’s family – her dad…

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Review: The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo

By on May 9, 2017

Amy Schumer is labeled a “sex comic” because she writes jokes that discuss sexual activity which, apparently, sets her apart from her male counterparts…

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Color of Our Sky


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Review: The Color of Our Sky

By on May 8, 2017

Mukta, a girl from a small Indian village, is brought to Mumbai to live with Tara’s family in order to avoid her fate of…

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Spring Reading Challenge


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Spring Reading Challenge

By on May 7, 2017

Happy May!
The days are getting longer. School is almost out. You read Janna’s post with our book recommendations for keeping your reading resolutions, and…

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Review: How To Be Everything

By on May 6, 2017

If you’ve ever felt like you’re unable to decide on “what you want to be when you grow up”, no matter your age, this…

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Simple Path to Wealth


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Review: The Simple Path to Wealth

By on April 27, 2017

This book was life changing, and I do not say that lightly. I come from a middle class family and I know how important…

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The Women in the Castle


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Review: The Women in the Castle

By on April 25, 2017

I’ve been looking forward to reading this book for awhile. I love historical fiction, especially when it’s set during World War II. This book…

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Review: The Forbidden Garden by Ellen Herrick

By on April 21, 2017

Why: I have always wanted to develop a green thumb, and since moving in to our first house in September, gardening has been high on…

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Mini Reviews


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Mini Reviews: Swear on This Life, Tell the Wolves I’m Home, Hag-Seed

By on April 20, 2017

LQ contributor Janna just posted a review roundup, and I thought that was a great idea for these three books that I’ve finished but…

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Review: 1,001 Ways to Slow Down

By on April 15, 2017

This is such a lovely book!! If you’re looking for something for your coffee table, or just a nice, calming read for yourself, this…

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