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Do you have a friend that you are pretty sure lives inside your head and knows your thoughts probably as well as you do? Well, that’s my friend, Asya. It’s kind of ridiculous how we can read each other’s minds and I always know when she recommends something, I will love it. Asya recently gifted … More Good Reads

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Hunter Biden’s memoir, Beautiful Things, is tragically sad and takes a look at how addiction can affect every member of a family. I had listened to an interview with Hunter Biden about his memoir and few months ago and was interested in finding out more about his story. Obviously, we all know who Hunter Biden … More Good Reads

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Maid, by Stephanie Land, is an incredible memoir that is a very different perspective from that of any other book I have read. Stephanie, found herself a single mother with no college degree, no family help, and nothing to fall back on. Knowing that she had to do anything she could to provide for her … More Good Reads

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Raft of Stars is a book that came to be via Greg, who handed it to me and said, “you’re going to love this” and he wasn’t wrong! Both Greg and I have been on a reading binge as of late, and when he finishes a book it goes into a pile for me to … More Good Reads

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While we were enjoying a fantastic time camping in the Santa Cruz Mountains, I discovered the most endearing, heartwarming, and just lovely book. A Man Called Ove was such a perfect companion to our trip! If you haven’t read A Man Called Ove yet – do it! Whenever I mention it to people who have … More Good Reads

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With all the reading I’ve been doing lately – and the different genres of books I’ve been trying- I knew I couldn’t stay away from Lisa Jewell for long! When a new (to me!) Jewell book showed up on my Libby app I devoured it in no time at all – and it didn’t disappoint! … More Good Reads

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Always on the lookout for a good thriller, I finally got my hands on the Reese’s Book Club read, The Sanatorium. Talk about creepy! This book was one that I could not read in the dark! I don’t know if it is the setting (a refurbished sanatorium on an isolated mountain) or the writing (which … More Good Reads

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After spending some time away from thrillers- I found a Lisa Jewell book on my library app that I had not read. Obviously, I added it to my bookshelf and immediately began reading it! I Found You is tame- in the Lisa Jewell world…I mean everything is compared to The Family Upstairs! But, this thriller … More Good Reads

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This has been a long-time coming…to say the least! I got Barack Obama’s, Promised Land, as a Christmas present and was so excited to dive right in. I knew this book would not be a carefree read and it’s sheer length (over 700 pages!) would take me some time. So, I began the journey… Promised … More Good Reads

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The Lies That Bind was a surprise of a book for me- not a bad surprise- but not what I was expecting at all. I have long loved Emily Giffin books. They are captivating, fun, and I have always enjoyed her character development. The most recent Giffin book is no different. The characters are well … More Good Reads