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January 2018 Book of the Month Unboxing!

https://youtu.be/-Y29Upjx2GE     Today I show off my January 2018 Book of the Month Club choices! If you would like to join BOTM, use my affiliate link to save money and score a super cool tote bag! https://www.mybotm.com/kxn72rm0wleuerk9

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Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman | Book Review

I fell utterly head over heels for Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine. The story follows the titular character as she navigates her comfortable life: she goes to work, talks to her Mummy once a week, and drinks plenty of vodka on the weekends. Her predictable life is upended when a new IT guy and an… Continue reading Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman | Book Review

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Bonfire by Krysten Ritter | Book Review

Bonfire is a whip-smart, intriguing, and fun debut from the immensely talented Ritter. The plot focuses on Abby Williams, a lawyer who must return to her hometown of Barrens, Indiana to investigate a local firm. While there, she becomes enmeshed in the mysterious disappearance of her former best friend, which wreaks havoc on her life… Continue reading Bonfire by Krysten Ritter | Book Review

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The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher | Book Review

This memoir was both fascinating and heartbreaking. Fisher recounts her experiences filming Star Wars and meeting fans, but mostly reveals her affair with Harrison Ford and the feelings she had for him. She includes diary excerpts, which only add to the ache I felt for her while reading. It's also extremely gutting when she mentions the fact… Continue reading The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher | Book Review

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Towards Zero by Agatha Christie | Book Review

Towards Zero isn't as strong as some of Christie's other works, but it's still incredibly intriguing and fast-paced. This novel follows a group of people who gather at Gull's Point, the home of a wealthy older woman named Lady Tressilian. Of course, everyone has their own motivations and problems. There's the successful professional tennis player… Continue reading Towards Zero by Agatha Christie | Book Review

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The Girl With All the Gifts by M. R. Carey | Book Review

What a refreshing novel this is. The Girl With All the Gifts centers on a young girl named Melanie, who lives in an underground bunker. She attends class five days of the week, then on the weekends gets to eat a meal of grubs and take a chemical shower. When she's not in class, she… Continue reading The Girl With All the Gifts by M. R. Carey | Book Review

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Otherworld by Jason Segel and Kirsten Miller | Book Review

Otherworld is basically Ready Player One (for millenials) mixed with The Hunger Games. The story follows Simon, a teenager who becomes extremely interested in a new VR game called Otherworld. One day, though, the girl he loves is in an accident and is unwillingly placed in a beta test for a new VR experience that… Continue reading Otherworld by Jason Segel and Kirsten Miller | Book Review