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ARC Review: Stay With Me – Ayobami Adebayo

In 1980s Nigeria, a young married couple, Akin and Yejide, are faced with some difficult choices after being unable to become pregnant after four years. Yejide was clear from the beginning of the marriage that she doesn’t want to practice polygamy, a traditional custom in their homeland. Sadly, Akin is unable to pacify his family… Continue reading ARC Review: Stay With Me – Ayobami Adebayo

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Sour Heart – Jenny Zhang

“A debut story collection that plunges readers into the hearts of adolescent girls growing up in New York City, from poet and National Magazine Award nominee Jenny Zhang. Centered on a community of immigrants who have traded their endangered lives as artists in China and Taiwan for the constant struggle of life at the poverty… Continue reading Sour Heart – Jenny Zhang

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See What I Have Done – Sarah Schmidt

“Lizzie Borden took an axe And gave her mother forty whacks. When she saw what she had done, She gave her father forty-one.” I don’t know if this is just an American obsession, but we like highly odd and unique unsolved mysteries. I remember I was a child when I first heard about Elizabeth Borden… Continue reading See What I Have Done – Sarah Schmidt

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Ghostly Tales: Spine-Chilling Stories of the Victorian Age

It’s no secret that I enjoy reading 19th century English lit, and within this broad category I love a good Gothic tale. Frankenstein, Jane Eyre, and The Turn of the Screw are all favorites of mine, and I’m searching for more. So you can imagine my excitement when I stumbled upon the Ghostly Tales collection… Continue reading Ghostly Tales: Spine-Chilling Stories of the Victorian Age

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ARC Giveaway: Final Girls

To All My Wonderful Readers, I just recently passed 200 WordPress followers (and 500 on Twitter), and I want to celebrate! I have an ARC of Final Girls searching for a home. The Giveaway is on Twitter, and I wanted to give my WordPress followers the opportunity to enter the ARC Giveaway for Final Girls.… Continue reading ARC Giveaway: Final Girls

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ARC Review: Final Girls – Riley Sager

After ten years, Quincy Carpenter is just trying to escape the title of Final Girl and what happened at Pine Cottage. The lone survivor of a massacre that took the lives of her five friends and killer, she is one of three girls known to the world as the Final Girls. When Lisa Milner, a… Continue reading ARC Review: Final Girls – Riley Sager

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Reading Challenge: 20 Books of Summer

I’m a couple of days late to the game, but I’m joining the 20 Books of Summer, which is hosted by 746 Books.  I wanted to wait till after BookCon to make my list, since I got a few ARCs that will be coming out this summer. Rules are simple, I just got till September… Continue reading Reading Challenge: 20 Books of Summer