By David Ouimet
“When I read there is a world beneath my branches” A gorgeous little book about a young girl whose anxiety and introversion make her feel uncomfortable and struggle to communicate. The girl finds comfort and peace through reading and help to know that she will find her voice and be heard. An important message for introverts to hear: it is OK to be quiet.
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By Erin Loechner
I laughed, I cried, I wanted to go full Marie Kondo & get rid of my stuff. Erin makes you realise that keeping up with the Joneses isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.
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By Kim Liggett
In a patriarchal society girls are sent away for their sixteenth year, their “grace year” to rid themselves of magic. The focus is Tierney, the main character as she struggles to survive.
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By Lucinda Riley
The fifth in the awesome Seven Sisters series takes Tiggy on an epic journey from the wilds of Scotland to civil war Granada & beyond to find where she belongs. I love this series & am eagerly awaiting the sixth book.
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By T. M. Logan
The premise is really interesting and the characters are engaging. There are a huge number of twists and turn in this thriller. The only question left – Do you have a name to give?
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I think Marian Keyes is like a racier version of Maeve Binchy. Very Irish but her Walsh stories have more bite and a more contemporary take on relationships. When you try to describe them they sound like you are dealing with very depressing topics but they are deftly handled with warmth and humour.
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