You Must Not Miss by Katrina Leno
Released April 23rd, 2019 – Goodreads
After her life falls apart, Magpie Lewis creates Near. She fills her notebook with the perfect world, one where her mother doesn’t drink, her father never cheated with her aunt, and people don’t call her names as she walks down the halls. Then Near appears and Magpie decides to use her self created world for revenge.
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Testimony From Your Perfect Girl by Kaui Hart Hemmings
After their father is accused of scamming hundreds of people out of their investments, Annie Tripp and her brother leave their upscale life to their aunt and uncle’s house on the wrong side of town. There, Annie makes new friends while discovering more about herself and her family as she tries to adjust with the loss of her perfect life.
Kaui Hart Hemmings latest novel, Testimony of Your Perfect Girl, is a melancholy yet hopeful novel about growing up, family, and self discovery amidst uncertain times.
Who cares what I have to say about my reading habits in the month of February when Tahereh Mafi announced that A Very Large Expanse Of Sea is going to be made into a movie???? I’m so excited!!
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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 top is “Books I LOVED with Fewer than 2,000 Ratings on Goodreads” and I was surprised how many books I like that fit in the under 2,000 rating bracket. I suppose I shouldn’t have since I tend to like the less hyped and more obscure books. (Did that sound pretentious? Yes. Have I ordered books from Australia because I love the series and they aren’t published in the US? Also yes, so it’s not completely unfounded.) I excluded books that I’ve read that haven’t been released yet because they’d obviously have a lesser number of ratings.
Please give some love to all those wonderful books that the users of Goodreads have slept on.
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Sky Without Stars by Jessica Brody and Joanne Rendell – 3 out of 5 Stars, Expected release March 26, 2019
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