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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

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Book Review: Sabrina by Nick Drnaso

Summary (From Goodreads) Video games, conspiracy theories, breakdown, murder: Everything’s gonna be all right—until it isn’t… How many hours of sleep did you get last night? Rate your overall mood from 1 to 5, 1 being poor. Rate your stress level from 1 to 5, 5 being severe. Are you experiencing depression or thoughts of… Continue reading Book Review: Sabrina by Nick Drnaso

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Book Review: People Kill People by Ellen Hopkins

Summary (From Goodreads) Someone will shoot. And someone will die. #1 New York Times bestselling author Ellen Hopkins tackles gun violence and white supremacy in this compelling and complex novel. People kill people. Guns just make it easier. A gun is sold in the classifieds after killing a spouse, bought by a teenager for needed… Continue reading Book Review: People Kill People by Ellen Hopkins

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Book Review: Sweet Little Lies by Caz Frear

I received a free copy of this book from HarperCollins Canada in exchange for an honest review. Summary (From Goodreads) What happens when the trust has gone? Cat Kinsella was always a daddy’s girl. Until the summer of 1998 when she sees her father flirting with seventeen-year-old Maryanne Doyle. When Maryanne later disappears and Cat’s… Continue reading Book Review: Sweet Little Lies by Caz Frear

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Book Review: Gazelle in the Shadows by Michelle Peach

I received a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. Summary (From Goodreads) In the mid 90s, Elizabeth Booth is a young British college student studying Arabic at Durham University. With some travel and work already under her belt, she excels at her studies and is sent to Damascus to immerse… Continue reading Book Review: Gazelle in the Shadows by Michelle Peach