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Blog Tour: In the Neighborhood of True by Susan Kaplan Carlton

**Thank you so much to Algonquin Young Readers for the chance to be a part of this blog tour.** Review After her dad passes away, Ruth moves from 1950s NYC to Atlanta with her mom and her sister Nattie. Soon she finds herself enthralled with the southern charm of sweet tea and debutantes. She's drawn… Continue reading Blog Tour: In the Neighborhood of True by Susan Kaplan Carlton

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Review: Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut

Title: Slaughterhouse-Five Author: Kurt Vonnegut Jr. Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Dial Press Publication Date: January 12th 1999 Page Count: 275 Rating: 4/5 This is my first time reading Kurt Vonnegut, and well, it was definitely one hell of a ride. The story follows Billy Pilgrim a war veteran who has "come unstuck in time". The… Continue reading Review: Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut

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Review: How to be Comfortable with being Uncomfortable by Ben Aldrridge

Title: How to Be Comfortable with Being Uncomfortable: 43 Weird & Wonderful Ways to Build a Strong Resilient Mindset Author: Ben Aldrridge Genre: Self Improvement Publisher: Watkins Publication Date: June 5, 2020 Page Count: 150 Rating: 4/5 ** Thanks to NetGalley, Ben Aldridge, and Watkins Publishing for an ARC in exchange for an honest review.… Continue reading Review: How to be Comfortable with being Uncomfortable by Ben Aldrridge

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Review: The Enigma Game by Elizabeth E. Wein

Title: The Enigma Game Author: Elizabeth E. Wein Genre: YA, Historical Fiction Publisher: Penguin Teen Publication Date: May 26, 2020 Page Count: 320 Rating: 4/5  Thank you to NetGalley for this ARC! I first heard of this book when I was signing up for a book tour, and it immediately caught my eye because of… Continue reading Review: The Enigma Game by Elizabeth E. Wein

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Review: Homo Deus by Yuval Noah Harari

Title: Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow Author: Yuval Noah Harari Genre: Nonfiction, Sociology Publisher: Harper Date published: February 21st 2017 Page Count: 450 Rating: 4/5 Over the past century humankind has managed to do the impossible and rein in famine, plague, and war. This may seem hard to accept, but, as Harari explains… Continue reading Review: Homo Deus by Yuval Noah Harari

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Review: 30-Second Literature by Ella Berthoud

Title: 30-Second Literature: The 50 most important forms, genres and styles, each explained in half a minute Author: Ella Berthoud Genre: Non-Fiction Publisher: Ivy Press Date published: March 3rd, 2020 Format: eBook Page Count: 160 Rating: 4/5 Thank you NetGalley and Ivy Press for this ARC in exchange for an honest review! 30-Second Literature, in short, is… Continue reading Review: 30-Second Literature by Ella Berthoud

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Review: Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Title: Daisy Jones and the Six Author: Taylor Jenkins Reid Genre: Historical Fiction Publisher: Ballantine Books Date published: March 5th 2019 Format: Hardcover Page Count: 355 Rating: 4/5 Everyone knows Daisy Jones & The Six: The band's album Aurora came to define the rock 'n' roll era of the late seventies, and an entire generation of girls wanted… Continue reading Review: Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid

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Review: Finale by Stephanie Garber

Title: Finale (Caraval #3) Author: Stephanie Garber Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Romance Publisher: Flatiron Books Date published: May 7th 2019 Format: Hardcover Page Count: 478 Rating: 4/5 A love worth fighting for. A dream worth dying for. An ending worth waiting for. It’s been two months since the Fates were freed from a deck of cards, two… Continue reading Review: Finale by Stephanie Garber

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Review: Welcome to Night Vale by Joseph Fink

Title: Welcome to Night Vale Author: Joseph Fink, Jeffrey Cranor Genre: Science-fiction, Humor Publisher: Harper Perennial Date published: October 20th, 2015 Format: Hard Cover Page Count: 401 Time: 12 hours Rating: 4/5   Night Vale citizens are proud of how unusual they are. Whether it’s the secret police that listen and note down the citizens' every word action, or… Continue reading Review: Welcome to Night Vale by Joseph Fink