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Book Review: The Mystery of Alice by Lee Bacon

Book Rating 4/5 Book Review The Mystery of Alice is an Audible exclusive. It’s written in “vlog” style, and is narrated just perfectly. I absolutely loved it, and got to enjoy it while going the long way to see my friend. Featured image: some views along the non-flooded road on my detour. I thought this…

Book Review: Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler

When you can’t see in front of you, life is nothing but surprises. Looking back, there were truly so few of them. Book Rating 2.5/5 Book Review Sweetbitter is another story about a young Midwesterner moving out to the big city and trying to find her way… I don’t have a problem with that, in…

Book Review: Beartown by Fredrik Backman

Another morning comes. It always does. Time always moves at the same rate, only feelings have different speeds. Every day can mark a whole lifetime or a single heartbeat, depending on who you spend it with. Book Rating 3.5/5 Book Review I love Backman’s A Man Called Ove. It was outstanding; everything about that book…

Book Review: The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager

Nature heals, Emma. I firmly believe that. Book Rating 5/5 Book Review The Last Time I Lied is absolutely a delight to read. Sager, once again, hits it out of the park with this book. I’m going to have to pay very close attention to this author; he might be becoming one of my favorites.…

Book Review: Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

The problem with rules was that they implied a right way and a wrong way to do things. When, in fact, most of the time there were simply ways, none of them quite wrong or quite right, and nothing to tell you for sure which side of the line you stood on. Book Rating 3.75/5 Book…

Book Review: The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah

“In Alaska you can make one mistake. One. The second one will kill you.” Book Review 5/5 Book Rating Ok, so disclaimer: Kristin Hannah has always been my favorite author, hands down. I have read every single book she has written that I can find and loved every one of them. Her books are definitely my…

Book Review: Slade House by David Mitchell

Book Rating 3/5 Book Review I’m honestly not quite sure what to think of Slade House. I’ll admit, I am new to David Mitchell’s work, although I’ve heard a bit about him. I haven’t read anything about him, so I am coming in blind. This book is a bunch of short stories tied together. Some…