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How Not to Ask a Boy to Prom, S.J. Goslee

Last Pride read for June of 2020! I will continue to read diverse books including LGBTQ+ characters (and I gotta step up on all the other groups for sure) throughout the year but for Pride month, this is our last one. And it was a cute one to end on! Not like, rock my world, but as long as you know what you’re getting into, How Not to Ask a Boy to Prom is a perfect, quick, poolside read!

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The End of Eddy, Édouard Louis

I had never heard of Edouard Louis until March when I read his featured article in the New York Times Magazine. And I was incredibly intrigued. Who was this French writer who had been upending French literature for years? Why hadn’t I ever heard of him? I keep up with popular books and there are translations of his work in English. How had I literally never heard of The End of Eddy?

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The Dutch House, Ann Patchett

I feel a bit like I have just finished a long swim. Like I’ve been moving in a steady pace, up and down, up and down, over and over, and I just reached the end. The glide through the quiet under water world finished. I’m a little tired after the swim, but not exhausted. Mostly, it gave me a lot of time to think. That’s what I felt like with Patchett and finishing Dutch House.

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