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Review: The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight by Jennifer E. Smith

Here’s the Goodreads.com description: Four minutes changes everything. Hadley Sullivan 17 misses her flight at JFK airport, is late to her father’s second wedding in London with never-met stepmother. Hadley meets the perfect boy. Oliver is British, sits in her … Continue reading

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Review: I’m Glad I Did by Cynthia Weil

Here’s the description from Goodreads.com: Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and songwriting legend Cynthia Weil’s extraordinary YA debut opens the secretive doors of the Brill Building-the hit factory that changed history. Part Mad Men, part Grace of my Heart, … Continue reading

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Review: Beauty by Nancy Butcher

Here’s the description from Goodreads.com: Ana is nothing like her glamorous mother, Queen Veda, whose hair is black as ravens and whose lips are red as roses. Alas, Queen Veda loathes anyone whose beauty dares to rival her own—including her … Continue reading

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Review: Please Ignore Vera Dietz by A.S. King

Here’s the description from Goodreads.com: Vera’s spent her whole life secretly in love with her best friend, Charlie Kahn. And over the years she’s kept a lot of his secrets. Even after he betrayed her. Even after he ruined everything. … Continue reading

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Review: The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

Here’s the description from Goodreads.com: Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly … Continue reading

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Notes on Reading 6/14/15

This has been the longest week.  The longest!!  Boyfriend has been out of down in the Andirondacks with his dad since Wednesday, and even though I still have the dog with me I’ve barely been sleeping.  He was supposed to … Continue reading

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Notes on Reading 5/24/15

I spent the morning pulling up ivy vines that grew into our yard from the neighbor’s house. It is crazy how that shit grows. I had to pull feet of it from the lawn. This is going to be a … Continue reading

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