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Review: The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood | Novel vs. Hulu Show

Honestly, it has been MONTHS since I read The Handmaid’s Tale. I read it last year, in fact (2017), for an English class about empathy. It wasn’t originally on the syllabus, but the students got to vote for the final book of the course. So… I really do not remember the details of this book. I remember how much I enjoyed reading it, and I … Continue reading Review: The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood | Novel vs. Hulu Show

Review: Brass by Xhenet Aliu

Brass shows the true dynamic of mother/daughter relationships Brass has two narratives that alternate with each chapter: one belongs to Elsie and the other focuses on her daughter, Luljeta, 17 years later. Elsie tells her story of first love and pregnancy in a sassy, first-person voice that draws you in. Meanwhile, Luljeta tells her coming-of-age story in a striking second-person voice that complements Elsie’s chapters. … Continue reading Review: Brass by Xhenet Aliu

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Review: Scars by Eliza Bates | An Adult Contemporary Suspense Romance

Note: This book contains mature content. I was super impressed by this book! I expected this book to be less focused on the plot and more focused on the characters, which is common in romance novels (because, usually, the plot is the characters’ romance). But I was pleasantly surprised to find that Scars delivers an alluring romance and a complex plot that keeps you on the edge … Continue reading Review: Scars by Eliza Bates | An Adult Contemporary Suspense Romance

Review: Fifty Shades Trilogy by E.L. James

This post may contain some NSFW content.  Hello! It’s been a little while… (just like 5 months or so), but I’m back, baby, and better than ever. This time around, I decided to read the Fifty Shades trilogy. I THOROUGHLY enjoyed reading this series. It was actually quite odd how much I liked this series, being a non-heterosexual human that isn’t very involved in the … Continue reading Review: Fifty Shades Trilogy by E.L. James

Review: Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson

Hola! I found Before I Go to Sleep to be quite intriguing. I knew the experience would be different, with it being the first adult novel I’ve ever read. It definitely suits me recently turning 20 (woop woop). To put it in the simplest of terms, it was good. I won’t go as far as to say that it was amazing, but I definitely did enjoy … Continue reading Review: Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson

Review: The Legacy by Melissa Delport *Blog Tour + Interview*

[alert]Note: I’m returning to my old reviewing style, because it seems to keep me more on track and less spazzy (because I am a total spaz).[/alert] Oh gosh! This book was AMAZING. It met all my expectations and more. I feel like I was in the perfect mood for a good dystopia when I started reading it, which makes it all the better, however I … Continue reading Review: The Legacy by Melissa Delport *Blog Tour + Interview*