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  • Book Review || Wild by Cheryl Strayed

    Book Review Wild by Cheryl Strayed

    Wild by Cheryl Strayed was chosen as a read from my Bloggers Book Club, organised by the lovely Jenny at Sunny Sweet Pea. It’s not a usual book I’d have picked up, favouring fiction over non-fiction. However, I have read a few autobiographies and loved them, just not usually from strangers. I find that I […]

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  • Book Review || Salem Falls By Jodi Picoult

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    Jack St. Bride was once a beloved teacher and soccer coach at a girls’ prep school – until a student’s crush sparked a powder keg of accusation and robbed him of his career and reputation. Now, after a devastatingly public ordeal that left him with an eight-month jail sentence and no job, Jack resolves to […]

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  • Book Review || The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton

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    Although having never visited Amsterdam before, this novel beautifully describes the grandeur of seventeenth century architecture, the wide sweeping canals and the great contrast between the rich and poor. However, this book is about none of these things. The marriage between Nella and Johannes is far more of an arrangement than for love – in desperation and […]