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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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Hello, Darkness, Sandra Brown

I went to the happiest place on earth this last week. And no, I’m not talking about Disney World.

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Behold The Dreamers, Imbolo Mbue

“They don’t gotta burn the books they just remove ’em” – Rage Against The Machine

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The Marriage Plot, Jeffrey Eugenides

Have you ever tried to describe something huge?

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Looking for Alaska, John Green

I wanted to like this book. I wanted John Green to prove me wrong about his books and about this type of YA. Wanted to be able to write a rave review about this story. It failed on all counts.

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Born To Run, Bruce Springsteen

Y’all there’s a reason they call him The Boss.

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All The Light We Cannot See, Anthony Doerr

Reading this broke my number one rule, no World War Two fiction.

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The Sun Is Also A Star, Nicola Yoon

Remember that time I said I was a book snob?

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The Year of Yes, Shonda Rhimes

Fun fact: I’ve watched five episodes of Grey’s Anatomy in my life.

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