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Mini Reviews: Books for Journals Enthusiasts

The Art of Visual Notetaking by Emily Mills Rating: 3.5/5 An interactive guide to visual communication and sketch-noting. It has amazing tutorials on how to create different fonts and to organize work. While, I probably won't have the commitment to create visual notes, I've definitely been motivated to make my notes more aesthetic and organized. Emily… Continue reading Mini Reviews: Books for Journals Enthusiasts

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Review: 365 Ways to Find Peace by Marcus Braybrooke

Title: 365 Ways to Find Peace Author: Marcus Braybrooke Type: Personal Development Genre: Nonfiction Publisher: Watkins Publishing Date published: April 16th, 2019 Format: digital Page Count: 67 Rating: 4/5 With a different meditation or inspiration for each day of the year, this is a wonderfully inspiring collection that will open readers' hearts and mind and show… Continue reading Review: 365 Ways to Find Peace by Marcus Braybrooke

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Review: Calypso by David Sedaris

Title: Calypso Author: David Sedaris Type: Non Fiction Genre: Humor Date published: May 29th 2018 Format: Hardcover Page Count: 272 Rating: 4/5 Disclaimer: I dived into this book clueless. It took me 20 pages or so to realize that it was a short collection of stories and anecdotes. Nevertheless, it was a really amusing read. Dark at times,… Continue reading Review: Calypso by David Sedaris

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Review: Five Feet Apart by Rachael Lippincott

Title: Five Feet ApartAuthor: Rachael LippincottType: Young Adult, ContemporaryGenre: FictionPublisher: Simon & SchusterDate published: November 20th 2018Format: eBookPage Count: 288Rating: 3.5/5**Thank you for Simon and Schuster via Netgalley for sending me an advanced copy to review** Hey guys! So I recently got my friend, Amy, to offer her perspective and thoughts while reading the book. Hope you enjoy!… Continue reading Review: Five Feet Apart by Rachael Lippincott

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Review: Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

Title: Station Eleven Author: Emily St. John Mandel Type: Dystopian, Science Fiction Genre: Fiction Publisher: Knopf Date published: September 9th 2014 Format: Hardcover Page Count: 336 Rating: 4/5 An audacious, darkly glittering novel set in the eerie days of civilization's collapse, Station Eleven tells the spellbinding story of a Hollywood star, his would-be savior, and a nomadic group of… Continue reading Review: Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

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Review: Every Note Played by Lisa Genova

Title: Every Note Played Author: Lisa Genova Genre: Fiction Publisher: Scout Press Date published: March 20th 2018 Format: Hardcover Page Count: 307 Rating: 4/5 An accomplished concert pianist, Richard received standing ovations from audiences all over the world in awe of his rare combination of emotional resonance and flawless technique. Every finger of his hands was a finely calibrated instrument, dancing… Continue reading Review: Every Note Played by Lisa Genova

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Review: Fierce Fairytales by Nikita Gills

Title:Fierce Fairytales Author: Nikita Gills Type: Fiction Genre: Prose, Poetry Publisher: French Flaps Date published: September 11th 2018 Format: Paperback Page Count: 208 Rating: 4/5 Traditional fairytales are rife with cliches and gender stereotypes: beautiful, silent princesses; ugly, jealous, and bitter villainesses; girls who need rescuing; and men who take all the glory. But in this rousing new prose and poetry… Continue reading Review: Fierce Fairytales by Nikita Gills

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Review: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson

Title: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life Author: Mark Manson Type: Nonfiction Genre: Self-help Publisher: French Flaps Date published: September 13th 2016 Format: Digital Page Count: 224 Rating: 4/5 In this generation-defining self-help guide, a superstar blogger cuts through the crap to show us how to stop trying to be "positive" all… Continue reading Review: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson

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Review: My Real Name is Hanna by Tara Lynn Masih

Title: My Real Name is Hanna Author: Tara Lynn Masih Type: Fiction Genre: Young Adult, Historical Fiction Publisher: French Flaps Date published: September 11th 2018 Format: Paperback Page Count: 208 Rating: 4/5 Inspired by real Holocaust events, this poignant debut novel is a powerful coming-of-age story that will resonate with fans of The Book Thief and Between Shades of Gray. Hanna… Continue reading Review: My Real Name is Hanna by Tara Lynn Masih

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Review: Smothered by Autumn Chiklis

Title: Smothered Author: Autumn Chiklis Type: Fiction Genre: New Adult, Contemporary Publisher: August 7th 2018 Date published: August 7th 2018 Format: Paperback Page Count: 304 Rating: 4/5 Eloise “Lou” Hansen is graduating from Columbia University summa cum laude, and she's ready to conquer the world. Just a few minor problems: she has no job, no prospects, and she’s moving back… Continue reading Review: Smothered by Autumn Chiklis