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Book Review: Fable (Fable #1)

Book Details: Published Date: September 1, 2020Author: Adrienne YoungGenre: Fantasy, Young AdultFormat: HardcoverLength: 361 pages Filled with all of the action, emotion, and lyrical writing that brought readers to Sky in the Deep, New York Times bestselling author Adrienne Young returns with Fable, the first book in this new captivating duology.Welcome to a world made dangerous by the sea and by those who wish… Continue reading Book Review: Fable (Fable #1)

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Book Review: Black Cake

Book Details: Published Date: January 1, 2022Author: Charmaine WilkersonGenre: Historical Fiction, AdultFormat: Hardcover (Book of the Month, January '22)Length: 391 pages We can’t choose what we inherit. But can we choose who we become? In present-day California, Eleanor Bennett’s death leaves behind a puzzling inheritance for her two children, Byron and Benny: a black cake, made from a family recipe with a… Continue reading Book Review: Black Cake

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Book Review: The Black Kids

Book Details: Published Date: August 4, 2020Author: Christina Hammonds ReedNarrator: Kiersey ClemonsGenre: Young Adult, Fiction, Historical, RealisticFormat: AudibleLength: 8h 55m Perfect for fans of The Hate U Give, this unforgettable coming-of-age debut novel explores issues of race, class, and violence through the eyes of a wealthy Black teenager whose family gets caught in the vortex of the 1992 Rodney King Riots.Los… Continue reading Book Review: The Black Kids

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Book Review: Have We Met?

Book Details: Published Date: July 1, 2021Author: Camille BakerGenre: Fiction, Adult, RomanceFormat: Kindle UnlimitedLength: 364 pages What if you already met the soul mate you were destined to be with? And you didn’t even know it?After losing her best friend to cancer, Corinne’s life is in flux. She has moved back to Chicago, is considering her next career move (or… Continue reading Book Review: Have We Met?

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Book Review: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo

Book Details: Published Date: June 13, 2017Author: Taylor Jenkins ReidGenre: Fiction, Adult, Romance, LGBT, HistoricalFormat: KindleLength: 398 pages Aging and reclusive Hollywood movie icon Evelyn Hugo is finally ready to tell the truth about her glamorous and scandalous life. But when she chooses unknown magazine reporter Monique Grant for the job, no one is more astounded than Monique herself. Why… Continue reading Book Review: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo