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Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

Synopsis "Camino Rios lives for the summers, when her father visits her in the Dominican Republic. But this year, on the day when his plane is supposed to land, Camino arrives at the airport to see crowds of crying people... In New York City, Yahaira Rios is called to the principal's office, where her mother… Continue reading Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

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The Hunting Party by Lucy Foley

Synopsis "During the languid days of the Christmas break, a group of thirtysomething friends from Oxford meet to welcome in the New Year together, a tradition they began as students ten years ago. For this vacation, they’ve chosen an idyllic and isolated estate in the Scottish Highlands—the perfect place to get away and unwind by… Continue reading The Hunting Party by Lucy Foley

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Most Anticipated Releases for the First Half of 2021

Photo by Caio Resende on Pexels.com Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week's topic is… Continue reading Most Anticipated Releases for the First Half of 2021

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2021 Reading Challenges

Photo by Engin Akyurt on Pexels.com Happy New Year bookworms! How do you feel about reading challenges? I'll be doing three of them this year: 2021 PopSugar Reading Challenge, 50 States Book Challenge and the Goodreads Reading Challenge. The first has prompts to follow, the second is less formal, and the Goodreads challenge is the… Continue reading 2021 Reading Challenges

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2021 Reading Goals

Photo by Karolina Grabowska on Pexels.com Happy (almost) New Year bookworms! Do you make New Year's resolutions? I tend to set personal goals at the start of each year, in addition to reading goals. This year, I'll be reading less and focusing more on other things in my life. What does that mean? Reading isn't… Continue reading 2021 Reading Goals

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2020 Favorites ~ Mystery, Thriller, and Suspense

Photo by freestocks.org on Pexels.com Hello bookworms, here is my final favorites post of the year! In no particular order, here are some of my favorite mystery, thriller, and suspense reads from this year... Snapped (Tracers # 4) by Laura GriffinTwisted (Tracers #5) by Laura GriffinScorched (Tracers # 6) by Laura GriffinHidden (Texas Murder Files… Continue reading 2020 Favorites ~ Mystery, Thriller, and Suspense

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2020 Favorites ~ Children’s, Middle Grade, and Teen

Photo by Engin Akyurt on Pexels.com Hello bookworms! This week I thought it would be fun to do a few roundup posts of some of my favorite reads from this year. Today I'll be starting with Children's, Middle Grade, and Teen books. These were some of my favorites, in no particular order... Children's Books Sulwe… Continue reading 2020 Favorites ~ Children’s, Middle Grade, and Teen