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ARC Review: The Coordinates of Loss by Amanda Prowse

Pages: 330 Genre: Contemporary Fiction Publication Date: September 25, 2018 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Grief, Loss, Family, Friendship, Confusion, Love, Healing, Forgiveness This book was given for free, courtesy by NetGalley  and Lake Union Publishing. Rachel and James Croft have a great life – they are in love, have a beautiful boy, and live in a place some consider paradise.…… Continue reading ARC Review: The Coordinates of Loss by Amanda Prowse

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Book Review: Father Figure by James J. Cudney

Pages: 415 Genre: Contemporary/Mystery/Romance/Suspense Publication Date: April 2, 2018 Story Perspective: Alternating third-person Themes: Romance, Family, Consequences, Abuse, Rape, Courage, Forgiveness In the 1980’s, Amalia Graeme is ready to leave her emotionally and physically abusive mother. She is ready to start a new life at college. However, what she once thought of as a fresh new start turns into something…… Continue reading Book Review: Father Figure by James J. Cudney

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My Book Bucket List Review: Room by Emma Donoghue

This is the fifth book from My Book Bucket List that I’ve finished!  Look for next month’s poll post after this one to vote for my next book! Pages: 342 Genre: Contemporary/Fiction Publication Date: September 13, 2010 Story Perspective: First-Person Themes: Resilience, Freedom, Hope, Parent-Child Relationship, Abduction, Sexually Abuse, Isolation, Family, Fear, Love Five-year-old Jack has only ever known Room…… Continue reading My Book Bucket List Review: Room by Emma Donoghue

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Book Review: The Fatness by Mark A. Rayner

Genre: Dystopian/Satire Number of Pages: 354 Publication Date: November 3, 2017 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Weight Loss, Self-Esteem, Bullying, Imprisonment, Health, Restrictions, Socialism, Acceptance To Learn More About the Book, Click: The Fatness on OBC Bookshelves *This was part of the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day Program and is reviewed for the Blogger Review Program* Here comes a story where the government places those…… Continue reading Book Review: The Fatness by Mark A. Rayner

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ARC Review: Every Note Played by Lisa Genova

Pages: 320 Genre: Contemporary Fiction Publication Date: March 30, 2018 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Divorce, Relationships, Deception, Loss, Self Reflection, Forgiveness This book was given for free, courtesy by NetGalley  and Gallery, Threshold, Pocket Books. Richard was a well-known traveling pianist who has played with the best in America’s best venues. His love for piano and classical music is his life. However,…… Continue reading ARC Review: Every Note Played by Lisa Genova

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Book Review: Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

Pages: 486 Genre: Mystery/Crime/Contemporary Publication Date: December 25, 2014 Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person Themes: Domestic Abuse, Bullying, Relationships, Honesty Feisty Madeline is a middle-aged mother who is trying to deal with her ex-husband and his wife. Celeste is beautiful and seems perfect, but has a secret that she’s been hiding for years. Single-mother and young Jane is new to town,…… Continue reading Book Review: Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

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Book Review: The Art of Hiding by Amanda Prowse

Pages: 290 Genre: Contemporary Fiction Publication Date:  July 18, 2017 Story Perspective: Third-Person Themes: Family, Loss, Grieving, Love, Relationships, Discovering Oneself This book was given for free, courtesy by NetGalley. Nina’s whole has been very privileged and special to her. She feels stable and complete with her dear husband and two beautiful boys. However, tragedy hits when Nina’s husband, Finn,…… Continue reading Book Review: The Art of Hiding by Amanda Prowse

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The Second Cup by Sarah Marie Graye

Genre: Fiction Number of Pages: 300 Publication Date: July 19, 2017 Rating:  out of 5 OBC Rating:  1 out of 4 stars Story Perspective: Alternating Third-Person and Alternating First-Person To Learn More About the Book, Click: The Second Cup on OBC Bookshelves *This was part of the OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day Program and is reviewed for the Blogger Review Program* Four friends, Olivia,…… Continue reading The Second Cup by Sarah Marie Graye