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Book Review: A Spark of Light by Jodi Picoult (16/50)

Summary (From Goodreads) At Mississippi’s sole remaining women’s reproductive services clinic, a gunman bursts in and takes its patients and staff hostage. The stories that brought these individuals to the clinic vary, from a woman awaiting cancer screening results to a protestor hoping to catch the clinic in a scandal that could be used in… Continue reading Book Review: A Spark of Light by Jodi Picoult (16/50)

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Book Review: The Secretary by Renée Knight (15/50)

I received a free copy via HarperCollins Canada in exchange for an honest review. Summary (From Goodreads) Renée Knight follows up her international sensation Disclaimer with this shivery tale of psychological suspense, featuring a character as disturbing and compelling as Mrs. Danvers in Daphne Du Maurier’s Rebecca. From her first day as Personal Assistant to the… Continue reading Book Review: The Secretary by Renée Knight (15/50)

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Book Review: Allegedly by Tiffany D. Jackson (14/50)

Summary (From Goodreads) Mary B. Addison killed a baby. Allegedly. She didn’t say much in that first interview with detectives, and the media filled in the only blanks that mattered: A white baby had died while under the care of a churchgoing black woman and her nine-year-old daughter. The public convicted Mary and the jury… Continue reading Book Review: Allegedly by Tiffany D. Jackson (14/50)

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Book Review: Manuelito by Elisa Amado, illustrated by Abraham Urias (13/50)

Again, I skipped a couple of numbers! Book 11 was The Youth of God by Hassan Ghedi Santur (again!), and book 12 was The Burglar by Thomas Perry – a review copy from PGC Books, however I won’t be writing a review on it because I really wasn’t a fan. I received a free copy of Manuelito… Continue reading Book Review: Manuelito by Elisa Amado, illustrated by Abraham Urias (13/50)

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Book Review: On the Come Up by Angie Thomas (10/50)

Image via Goodreads **In case you’ve noticed, my last book review posted here was #8. The 9th book I read was a manuscript for work (The Youth of God by Hassan Ghedi Santur), and I won’t review books for work, but it’s a really good one, comparable to Brother by David Chariandy if you’re interested**… Continue reading Book Review: On the Come Up by Angie Thomas (10/50)

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Book Review: Three Days Missing by Kimberly Belle (8/50)

Summary (From Goodreads) It’s every parent’s worst nightmare: the call that comes in the middle of the night. When Kat Jenkins awakens to the police on her doorstep, her greatest fear is realized. Her nine-year-old son, Ethan, is missing—vanished from the cabin where he’d been on an overnight field trip with his class. Shocked and… Continue reading Book Review: Three Days Missing by Kimberly Belle (8/50)

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Book Review: Ayesha At Last by Uzma Jalaluddin (7/50)

Summary (From Goodreads) Pride and Prejudice with a modern twist  AYESHA SHAMSI has a lot going on.  Her dreams of being a poet have been set aside for a teaching job so she can pay off her debts to her wealthy uncle. She lives with her boisterous Muslim family and is always being reminded that her flighty younger cousin, Hafsa,… Continue reading Book Review: Ayesha At Last by Uzma Jalaluddin (7/50)