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Where’d You Go Bernadette? Maria Semple

Throw back Thurs

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The Winter People, Jennifer McMahon

Do not read if you’re alone in your house at night. Especially if you live near the woods.

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Into the Water, Paula Hawkins

I do not envy an artist, of any medium, who’s first work is a massive success. The bar set incredibly high for future work,¬†everything will always¬†be compared to the first. This, unfortunately, is where we find Hawkins’ second novel.

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Neverwhere, Neil Gaiman

Fun fact: the title of this book is in fact Neverwhere and NOT Neverland. I’m trying to save you all the embarrassment of thinking this is about Peter Pan.

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John Wayne; My Life With the Duke, Pilar Wayne

In true stereotypical Texan fashion, my Grandmother met John Wayne once.

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All the Missing Girls, Megan Miranda

Did I ever tell y’all about the time I saw Shutter Island?

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Creativity Inc, Edwin Catmull

Brb, having a Pixar movie marathon.

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The Charlotte Homes Series, Brittany Cavallaro

How did I pick up A Study in Charlotte? Good question.

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Exit West, Mohsin Hamid

 Hamid’s Exit West does what every good novel should. It reflects reality in such a way that you’re equal parts horrified and intrigued. 

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X vs. Y, Eve and Leonora Epstein

I love pop culture. How embarrassing.

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