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Review: Jackie’s Girl by Kathy McKeon

A good book to read if you're interested in anything related to The Kennedys, especially Jacqueline. Kathy talks about her own story, growing up poor in Ireland, and her time working for the beloved American icon while also being a "normal" young woman trying to navigate through life. I wasn't as captivated and into the… Continue reading Review: Jackie’s Girl by Kathy McKeon

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Review: The Cage by Ruth Minksy Sender

Summary: A very moving autobiography of the author's experience living through the terror of Nazi Germany during the peak of their reign. Genre: History, Non-Fiction, Autobiography Page Length: 254 Published: 1997 Pros: It's about Nazi Germany and the horrors that millions of Jewish people had to endure during that time so it was bound to… Continue reading Review: The Cage by Ruth Minksy Sender

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Book Review: The Removers: A Memoir by Andrew Meredith

Summary: A memoir chronicling the early to present life of Andrew Meredith who talks about the turmoil and everyday life of his family and experiences growing up while working alongside his father as a remover (someone who picks up and removes bodies from the places the deceased died). Page Length: 192 Genre: Memoir, Non-fiction Published: 2014… Continue reading Book Review: The Removers: A Memoir by Andrew Meredith

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Dollar Tree Haul #2

Dollar tree hauls have got to be my favorite type of book hauls to do. Reason? I usually am able to get a bunch of brand new books in excellent condition for $1. What could be better for a bookworm (besides getting all the books you want for free, hehe)? I didn't have as much… Continue reading Dollar Tree Haul #2

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What To Read This Month: 10 New Releases Hitting Shelves In June 2017

In most parts of the world, the weather has turned into a summery bliss ready to be filled with vacations, extended hobby time, and, for book lovers, new releases. Here's what the month of June has to offer in the new book releases department.   1. Hunger: A Memoir of My Body by Roxane Gay… Continue reading What To Read This Month: 10 New Releases Hitting Shelves In June 2017

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These 5 Books Are What Bill Gates Thinks You Should Read This Summer

It is that time of year again when the sun is shining its brilliant rays into our windows, the sandy beach is calling our name, and, of course, billionaire Bill Gates shares his book suggestions for the summer. And what do you know? I got them right here for you.   1. The Heart by Maylis de Kerangal Synopsis:… Continue reading These 5 Books Are What Bill Gates Thinks You Should Read This Summer

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Penguin Random House Snags Record-Breaking Book Deal With Michelle And Barack Obama

Looks like Penguin has received the title of winner in this ongoing and rather intense battle of the books. Multiple publishing houses have been vying to be the chosen one to publish and have rights to the upcoming books of the former President and First Lady. SOURCE: UNDER CONSIDERATION The news came immediately following a… Continue reading Penguin Random House Snags Record-Breaking Book Deal With Michelle And Barack Obama

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Book Review: I Feel Bad About My Neck: And Other Thoughts On Being A Woman By Nora Ephron

If you’ve heard of the little movies, When Harry Met Sally and Sleepless in Seattle, (just about everyone has, I know!) you may be aware of how, over 20 years following their release, they’ve remained American movie favorites through the years. What you may not be as aware of though is the person behind those… Continue reading Book Review: I Feel Bad About My Neck: And Other Thoughts On Being A Woman By Nora Ephron

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What To Read This Month: 12 New Releases For November 2016

2016 is slipping away from our fingertips quicker than we ever imagined! And while this November will certainly be one that will remain etched in the minds of millions of people, there are also quite a number of new books hitting shelves this cozy, fall month. Check them out below and let us know which… Continue reading What To Read This Month: 12 New Releases For November 2016

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Darkness Visible: A Memoir Of Madness by William Styron

An insightful account of the horrors and reality of suffering with any kind of depression. I'd recommend this book for those who have a family member suffering to try to understand what they are enduring better or even if you suffer yourself and are looking for some kind of clarity. This is the author's own… Continue reading Darkness Visible: A Memoir Of Madness by William Styron