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Review: Matchmaking for Beginners

By on June 19, 2018

If you’ve read my reviews before, you know how I feel about chick lit most of the time. I have a hard time finding any substance in it and…

Matchmaking for Beginners Book Cover Matchmaking for Beginners
Maddie Dawson
Chick Lit
Lake Union Publishing
June 1, 2018

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Review: Then She Was Gone

By on June 7, 2018

Mysteries and suspense novels aren’t usually my favorite thing to read, but after reading Lisa Jewell’s The Girls in the Garden back in 2016, I knew I wanted to…

Then She Was Gone Book Cover Then She Was Gone
Lisa Jewell
July 27, 2017

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What We’re Reading This Week: June 4th

By on June 4, 2018

Hello, June! Hard to believe we’re so far into the year already. Summer feels in full swing in Minnesota – hoping it’s been lovely enough for some outdoor reading…

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Review: By Invitation Only

By on May 30, 2018

First of all, we should talk about how pretty the cover of this book is! This was one of those that I chose mostly by the cover, because it’s…

By Invitation Only Book Cover By Invitation Only
Dorothea Benton Frank
Chick Lit
May 15, 2018

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Review: The Female Persuasion

By on May 29, 2018

I was pretty dang excited when this book came in for me at the library. I wasn’t expecting it yet at all, considering the long list I had to…

The Female Persuasion Book Cover The Female Persuasion
Meg Wolitzer
Literary Fiction
Riverhead Books
April 3, 2018