Review- Daisy Jones and the Six

Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid Everyone knows Daisy Jones & The Six, but nobody knows the reason behind their split at the absolute height of their popularity . . . until now. Daisy is a girl coming of age in L.A. in the late sixties, sneaking into clubs on the Sunset …

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Women’s Prize Review- My Sister, the Serial Killer

My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite When Korede's dinner is interrupted one night by a distress call from her sister, Ayoola, she knows what's expected of her: bleach, rubber gloves, nerves of steel and a strong stomach. This'll be the third boyfriend Ayoola's dispatched in, quote, self-defence and the third mess that her …

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Women’s Prize Review- Normal People

Normal People by Sally Rooney A wondrous and wise coming-of-age love story from the celebrated author of Conversations with Friends At school Connell and Marianne pretend not to know each other. He’s popular and well-adjusted, star of the school football team, while she is lonely, proud and intensely private. But when Connell comes to pick …

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The Women’s Prize for Fiction Book Review- Ghost Wall

Ghost Wall by Sarah Moss In the north of England, far from the intrusions of cities but not far from civilization, Silvie and her family are living as if they are ancient Britons, surviving by the tools and knowledge of the Iron Age. For two weeks, the length of her father's vacation, they join an …

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Review- The Bride Test

Khai Diep has no feelings. Well, he feels irritation when people move his things or contentment when ledgers balance down to the penny, but not big, important emotions—like grief. And love. He thinks he’s defective. His family knows better—that his autism means he just processes emotions differently. When he steadfastly avoids relationships, his mother takes …

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*Where I Attempt to Cook* Cookbook Review- Oven to Table

Oven to Table: Over 100 One-Pot and One-Pan Recipes For Your Sheet Pan, Skillet, Dutch Oven, and More by Jan Scott Sometimes it feels impossible to get a home-cooked meal on the table. Between preparing the ingredients, following elaborate directions, and cleaning up the mess of pots and pans, feeding your family or hosting friends …

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