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Legacy: An Anthology
4.30
really liked it
Note: I received a free copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. Opinions expressed are my own.

What I found so interest
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Apr 17, 2015
Apr 18, 2015
 
Paris, Rue des Martyrs
3.39
really liked it
I received this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. Opinions expressed are my own.

I was so riveted by this book that I stayed up un
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Apr 17, 2014
Apr 16, 2014
 
The Gates of Evangeline  (Charlotte Cates, #1)
3.81
it was amazing
There aren't many books I've read that have captured a mother's grief over losing her child quite like The Gates of Evangeline has. Hester Young's por ...more
Mar 09, 2016
Feb 10, 2016
 
The Last Breath
3.76
it was amazing
A story about one family’s plight with grief and passion, love and loss, forgiveness and redemption, The Last Breath kept me intrigued until the very ...more
Feb 10, 2015
Oct 22, 2014
 
When I'm Gone
3.94
really liked it
Note: I received an ARC of this book in exchange for an honest review. Opinions expressed in this review are 100% my own.

What legacy would I leave to
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Mar 21, 2016
Mar 21, 2016
 
Who Do You Love
3.74
it was ok
Who Do You Love by Jennifer Weiner reminds us the power and passion us the first time we fall in love, the kind we never forget. Andy and Rachel meet ...more
Jun 20, 2016
May 31, 2016
 
Karma Gone Bad: How I Learned to Love Mangos, Bollywood and Water Buffalo
3.52
liked it
As posted on my blog at Mom's Small Victories.

This was a tough review to write. I finished the book a couple weeks ago but had a hard time writing the
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not set
Nov 30, 2013
 
My Other Ex: Women's True Stories of Losing and Leaving Friends
3.99
really liked it
Brutally honest, beautifully written. This book took me on a reflective journey of the friends I've loved and lost.

35 fabulously diverse women contrib
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Sep 25, 2014
Sep 22, 2014
 
The Devil in the White City
3.98
really liked it
I was pleasantly surprised at how much I enjoyed this piece of nonfiction, the suspense of the serial killer and the descriptions of the setting and a ...more
Jul 24, 2013
Aug 14, 2012
 
Mademoiselle Chanel
4.02
it was amazing
Gortner's writing captivated me and had me believing that every word of this historical fiction was true. Rich in detail, eccentric supporting charact ...more
Apr 11, 2015
Mar 29, 2015
 
A House for Happy Mothers
3.71
really liked it
A House for Happy Mothers showcased the hope, love and lengths mothers will go to for the sake of their children. Both Priya's and Asha's stories are ...more
May 10, 2016
May 10, 2016
 
The Girl from the Paradise Ballroom
3.64
liked it
The Girl from the Paradise Ballroom explores the Italian immigrant experience living in England and the forbidden love stories between Italians and En ...more
Apr 25, 2016
Apr 25, 2016
 
The Ones We Trust
3.97
it was amazing
A Few Good Men meets Scandal in this intense drama about a military family who is seeking the truth about the death of their beloved son and brother, ...more
Aug 02, 2015
Apr 30, 2015
 
Same Beach, Next Year
3.64
really liked it
Same Beach, Next Year by Dorothea Benton Frank is a fun and entertaining book to add to your summer reading list. It centers around the friendship bet ...more
Jun 10, 2017
Jun 04, 2017
 
The Night Circus
4.03
it was amazing
Please tell me there is a sequel, I was not ready to wake up from Le Cirque des Reves!
A mesmerizing story about magic, competition and love. Beautifu
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Oct 21, 2015
Aug 11, 2012
 
The Yard
4.23
This book was not at all what I expected. From the synopsis, I expected that the love story between Behrooz and Maya would take center stage on the be ...more
not set
Sep 28, 2016
 
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two (Harry Potter, #8)
3.76
it was amazing
a fast and easy read with all the magic and drama of the original series.
Nov 13, 2016
Nov 13, 2016
 
The Nightingale
4.54
it was amazing
Heartbreaking, beautiful and powerful.
Jul 04, 2017
Aug 21, 2014
 
Gone Girl
4.03
it was amazing
Gone Girl is the story of Nick and Amy, a seemingly yuppie couple living in Manhattan who lose their jobs and move to the Missouri suburbs to care or ...more
Nov 23, 2012
Jul 09, 2012
 
The Opposite of Everyone
3.90
it was amazing
Note: I received a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review as part of TLC Book Tours.

If my youngest son hadn't been sick and needed m
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not set
Oct 30, 2016
 
Worth It! Shatter Your Excuses and Free Yourself to Shine
4.00
really liked it
Note: I received this book for free from a friend in exchange for an honest review. Opinions expressed are my own.

I was a bit skeptical when I saw the
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Apr 29, 2015
May 01, 2015
 
Almost Missed You
3.62
really liked it
note: Thanks to She Reads Book club,and the publisher for providing me a free copy of this book for review consideration. All opinions expressed are m ...more
Apr 12, 2017
Apr 13, 2017
 
Secret Daughter
3.97
it was amazing
This is not a book for the faint of heart. It took every ounce of strength to not cry over the stories of the two moms in the story, the American mom ...more
Oct 02, 2011
Jul 27, 2011
 
I Just Want to Pee Alone: A Collection of Humorous Essays by Kick Ass Mom Bloggers
3.78
really liked it
If you're a mom or a mom-to-be, this is a hilarious collection of short stories about motherhood. Each mom blogger brings a very dynamic, honest, hear ...more
May 15, 2013
May 11, 2013
 
The Poisonwood Bible
4.02
really liked it
4* - I Really Liked It! - The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver is gorgeous, lyrical, yet brutal and intense. I truly understood what life was li ...more
not set
Aug 02, 2016
 
Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West (The Wicked Years, #1)
3.52
really liked it
Wicked by Gregory Maguire is a wonderfully creepy, magical and sometimes disturbing book, perfect for your fall reading list. Maguire creates a "Wicke ...more
Apr 20, 2013
Jan 18, 2012
 
First Frost (Waverley Family, #2)
3.95
really liked it
Note: I received an ARC of this book free from Netgalley. Opinions expressed are my own.

First Frost by Sarah Addison Allen was a magical, mesmerizing
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Feb 18, 2015
Feb 01, 2015
 
The Kingdom of Fantasy (The Kingdom of Fantasy #1)
4.29
it was amazing
Both of my older sons love the Geronimo Stilton series of books. My 1st grader just got done reading this out loud to me and he was so proud of himsel ...more
not set
Nov 06, 2013
 
Morning Light
2.71
it was ok
Overall I had a difficult time getting through this book. While the story sounded promising and full of religious and ethical dilemmas, I did not emot ...more
Aug 31, 2013
Sep 05, 2013
 
Finish What You Start
3.33
liked it
I bought this book because the title seemed to address just the problem I have being the queen of procrastination and finding excuses. I start off ple ...more
Dec 16, 2012
Dec 16, 2012
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