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Summary Love hurts. There is nothing as painful as heartbreak. But in order to learn to love again, you must learn to trust again. When a mysterious young woman named Katie appears in the small North Carolina town of Southport, her sudden arrival raises questions about her past. Beautiful yet self-effacing, Katie seems determined to avoid forming personal ties until a series of events draws her into two reluctant relationships: one with… Read More

This is quite late, being that we’re almost done with April, and I’m just now getting around to writing about March’s classic, but…oh well? Hopefully I’ll have April’s post up before May 20th! lol March’s Book:   Originally Published: 1949 My Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️ 1/2 Synopsis: The year 1984 has come and gone, but George Orwell’s prophetic, nightmarish vision in 1949 of the world we were becoming is timelier than ever. 1984 is still the great… Read More

  Summary  In a single moment, everything changes. Seventeen-year-old Mia has no memory of the accident; she can only recall riding along the snow-wet Oregon road with her family. Then, in a blink, she finds herself watching as her own damaged body is taken from the wreck… A sophisticated, layered, and heart-achingly beautiful story about the power of family and friends, the choices we all make, and the ultimate choice Mia commands…. Read More

March was not a very good reading month for me.  Basically, I’ve been in a reading slump since the end of February!  Because of that, I only read two books this month. BOOKS READ   –  A Little Something Different by Sandy Hall \\⭐️⭐️⭐️ – Wink Poppy Midnight by April Tucholke \\ ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ – I am almost done with 1984 by George Orwell though (ideally, I’d like to finish it tonight), and I’m about… Read More

  Today is Top Ten Tuesday – A weekly bookish list created by The Broke and the Bookish! This week’s topic is: Top Ten Books I Really Love But Feel Like I Haven’t Talked About Enough/In A While Being that I’ve only had this blog for a little over a month now, I haven’t had the chance to to talk about a lot of the books I really love, so this should… Read More

Today is Top Ten Tuesday – A weekly bookish list created by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is: Top Ten Books On My Spring TBR First up: I bought Dorothy Must Die forever ago, but I still haven’t read it!  All this talk about Yellow Brick War has made me really want to start this series though. Second, Reached is another book I’ve had in my shelf for awhile that I… Read More

   Hey everyone! The lovely people over at Bookidote nominated me for The Infinity Dreams Award!  They have been super nice, and very welcoming to me as I’ve just recently joined the book blogging community. I definitely recommend checking out their blog. 👌 You can check out their answers 👉 here 👈 RULES – Thank and follow the blog that nominated you – Tell us 11 facts about yourself – Answer the questions that were… Read More