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Book Review: The Missing Girl by Jenny Quintana

I received a free copy in exchange for an honest review via PGC Books. Summary (From Goodreads) When Anna Flores’ adored older sister goes missing as a teenager, Anna copes by disappearing too, just as soon as she can: running as far away from her family as possible, and eventually building a life for herself abroad.… Continue reading Book Review: The Missing Girl by Jenny Quintana

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Book Review: The Christmas Lights by Karen Swan

I received a free copy in exchange for an honest review via PGC Books. Summary (From Goodreads) December 2018, and free-spirited influencers Bo Loxley and her partner Zac are living a life of wanderlust, travelling the globe and sharing their adventures with their millions of fans. Booked to spend Christmas in the Norwegian fjords, they set… Continue reading Book Review: The Christmas Lights by Karen Swan

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Book Review: Brother by David Chariandy

Summary (From Goodreads) An intensely beautiful, searingly powerful, tightly constructed novel, Brother explores questions of masculinity, family, race, and identity as they are played out in a Scarborough housing complex during the sweltering heat and simmering violence of the summer of 1991.  With shimmering prose and mesmerizing precision, David Chariandy takes us inside the lives of Michael… Continue reading Book Review: Brother by David Chariandy

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Book Review: Last Seen Alive by Claire Douglas

I received a free copy in exchange for an honest review via HarperCollins Canada. Summary (From Goodreads) One woman is trapped in the death-grip of the past—and every one of its dark secrets—in this riveting novel of psychological suspense from the award-winning author of The Sisters and Local Girl Missing. She can run… As much… Continue reading Book Review: Last Seen Alive by Claire Douglas

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Book Review: The Girl They Left Behind by Roxanne Veletzos

I won a free ARC via Simon & Schuster Canada’s instagram stories. This does not influence my opinion. Summary (From Goodreads) A sweeping family saga and love story that offers a vivid and unique portrayal of life in war-torn 1941 Bucharest and life behind the Iron Curtain during the Soviet Union occupation—perfect for fans of… Continue reading Book Review: The Girl They Left Behind by Roxanne Veletzos

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Book Review: 10-33 Assist PC by Desmond P. Ryan

I received a free copy in exchange for an honest review via the author. Summary (From Goodreads) D/C Mike O’Shea, a young cop with a knack for working hard and following hunches, is on the verge of cracking a prostitution ring when an undercover from another unit burns him. With only days left before their… Continue reading Book Review: 10-33 Assist PC by Desmond P. Ryan

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Book Review: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

Summary (From Goodreads) No one’s ever told Eleanor that life should be better than fine. Meet Eleanor Oliphant: She struggles with appropriate social skills and tends to say exactly what she’s thinking. Nothing is missing in her carefully timetabled life of avoiding social interactions, where weekends are punctuated by frozen pizza, vodka, and phone chats… Continue reading Book Review: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman