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BIRDS OF A FEATHER: A BOOK OF IDIOMS AND SILLY PICTURES – by Vanita Öelschlager

MEDIUM: eBook MY RATING: 3.25/5 GOODREADS: 3.89/5 Hardcover, 32 pages Published: April 1, 2009 by Vanita Books Written by Vanita Öelschlager Illustrated by Robin Hegan In this cute illustrated book, Vanita Öelschlager teaches children about idioms. Each phrase is depicted in a picture, and the reader is to guess which idiom is being portrayed. At… Continue reading BIRDS OF A FEATHER: A BOOK OF IDIOMS AND SILLY PICTURES – by Vanita Öelschlager

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SMALL GREAT THINGS – By Jodi Picoult

MEDIUM: eBook MY RATING: 4/5 GOODREADS: 4.38/5 Hardcover, 480 pages Published: October 11, 2016 by Ballantine Books It just goes to show you, every baby is born beautiful. It’s what we project on them that makes them ugly. -Jodi Picoult Ruth Jefferson is an African American labor and delivery nurse with twenty years of experience under… Continue reading SMALL GREAT THINGS – By Jodi Picoult

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THE HEART OF HENRY QUANTUM – by Pepper Harding

MEDIUM: eBook MY RATING: 2.5/5 GOODREADS: 3.12/5 Hardcover, 288 pages Published: October 4, 2016 by Gallery Books Umm… what did I just read?? Seriously. What was that even about? I’m not sure I can adequately put into words a blurb about this book, so I’m going to break a rule of mine and post the… Continue reading THE HEART OF HENRY QUANTUM – by Pepper Harding

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LOOK AGAIN – by Lisa Scottoline

MEDIUM: Audiobook Read by Mary Stuart Masterson MY RATING: 2.5/5 GOODREADS: 3.84/5 Length: 9 hrs and 27 mins Published: April 14, 2009 by Macmillan Audio Hardcover, 337 pages Published: April 14, 2009 by St. Martin’s Press Journalist Ellen Gleeson receives a “Have You Seen Me?” postcard in the mail and just before tossing it in… Continue reading LOOK AGAIN – by Lisa Scottoline

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EVERYTHING I NEVER TOLD YOU – by Celeste Ng

MEDIUM: Audiobook Read by Cassandra Campbell MY RATING: 3/5 GOODREADS: 3.76/5 Length: 10 hrs and 1 min Published: June 26, 2014 by Blackstone Audio, Inc. Hardcover, 304 pages Published: June 26, 2014 by Penguin Press Lydia is dead. But they don’t know this yet. Quite an opening, right? This novel is set in the 1970… Continue reading EVERYTHING I NEVER TOLD YOU – by Celeste Ng

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THE GIRL FROM THE SEA – by Shalini Boland

MEDIUM: eBook MY RATING: 3.25/5 GOODREADS: 3.73/5 Paperback, 306 pages Published: June 9, 2016 by Adrenalin Books When you don’t even know who you are, how do you know who to trust? A woman is discovered washed up on the beach with a head injury and amnesia. Eventually, her boyfriend is located and he comes… Continue reading THE GIRL FROM THE SEA – by Shalini Boland

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A TALE OF TWO MOMMIES and A TALE OF TWO DADDIES – by Vanita Öelschlager

MEDIUM: eBook MY RATING: 3.75/5 Mommies: GOODREADS: 3.93/5 Hardcover, 40 pages Published: September 1, 2011 by Vanita Books Written by Vanita Öelschlager Illustrated by Mike Blanc Daddies: GOODREADS: 3.97 Daddies:Hardcover, 42 pages Published: April 1, 2010 by Vanita Books Written by Vanita Öelschlager Illustrated by Kristin Blackwood and Mike Blanc These books came out years… Continue reading A TALE OF TWO MOMMIES and A TALE OF TWO DADDIES – by Vanita Öelschlager

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AFTER ANNA – by Alex Lake

MEDIUM: Audiobook Read by Antonia Beamish MY RATING: 3/5 GOODREADS: 3.7/5 Length: 10 hrs and 59 mins Published: November 19, 2015 HarperCollins Publishers Limited Paperback, 407 pages Published July 30, 2015 by Harper Collins Five-year-old Anna has gone missing after her mother failed to pick her up after school. The police are investigating with very… Continue reading AFTER ANNA – by Alex Lake