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The Beautiful Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781524738174
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - October 8th, 2019

I love all of  her novels, and this one didn't disappoint!  Between a strong, witty, feminist protagonist and vampires, there's no way to put this book down.  I can't wait for the second book in this series!


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Behind Closed Doors: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250132369
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - July 3rd, 2017

A surprising twist on the "perfect couple" trope that you won't see coming!  Unique and thrilling!


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The Wife Between Us: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250130945
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - October 30th, 2018

A compelling, fast read, perfect for a lazy saturday but still rich and thrilling enough to surprise you!


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House of Salt and Sorrows Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781984831927
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Published: Delacorte Press - August 6th, 2019

A deliciously dark retelling of the Twelve Dancing Princesses that will keep you guessing until the very end.


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The Dead Queens Club Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781335542236
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Published: Inkyard Press - January 29th, 2019

A hilariously modern version of King Henry VIII if he was in high school.  Super feminist and uniquely quirky protagonist and a thrilling plotline!


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Where the Crawdads Sing Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780735219090
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - August 14th, 2018

Probably trhe most beautiful book I have ever read.  I couldn't put it down.  Between the twisting plotline and the stunning descriptions of nature, it's the most satisfying reading event !


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Sadie Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250105714
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Published: Wednesday Books - September 4th, 2018

This is a fresh and riveting take on a classic runaway teen novel.  It is a mixture of triumph, sadness, and the ever-popular true-crime podcast.


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Sharp Objects (Movie Tie-In): A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525575740
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Published: Broadway Books - June 12th, 2018

A deeply memorable cast of characters swept up in the hrash realities of a murder mystery.  Strong writing and a pulse-0pounding plot.  I couldn't put it down!


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Rising Out of Hatred: The Awakening of a Former White Nationalist Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385542869
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Published: Doubleday - September 18th, 2018

An important lesson on human empathy in our modern world.  It focuses on Derek Block, a boiy groomed to take over the white supremacy movement in America, but who attends college and learns to view people differently.  This true story contains interviews from Derek, his friends, and his family.


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Vox Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780440000785
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Published: Berkley - August 21st, 2018

A must-read for all! This is the Handmaid's Tale of our generation. An unsettlingly realistic novel of the not-too-distant future where women's words are counted and those who go over their 100-word limit are punished.


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