“The Bookshop on the Corner” by Jenny Colgan

When librarian Nina Redmond is laid off, she decides to take the biggest risk of her life: moving to Scotland to open a bookshop in a van. Nina surprises herself with her own daring and discovers that the life she risked everything for is everything she ever wanted. This book has all the ingredients needed […]

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Wires and Nerve by Marissa Meyer

This is the first graphic novel entry in the Lunar Chronicles series (Cinder, Scarlet, Cress, Winter) by Marissa Meyer. The story takes place not long after the conclusion of Winter and finds android Eko hunting rogue wolf soldiers on Earth. Eko was always a favorite character of mine so I’m happy to see her get […]

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“Simple Vegan!” by Good Housekeeping

In an effort to eat a little healthier and save money at the grocery store, my family is going meatless twice a week. We both work full time, so we needed some simple recipes that used minimal animal products. I’m so glad we found this cookbook! Don’t be scared by the “vegan”- these recipes are […]

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“The Aeronaut’s Windlass” by Jim Butcher

While I enjoy any book that tells an interesting story, I would not usually consider myself a dedicated fan of the Fantasy genre. However, the moment I began listening to Jim Butcher’s first book in his newest series I was hooked!  The characters are many, but each one is complex and interesting.  The story is […]

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Monstress: The Awakening by Marjorie Liu

“Set in an alternate world of art deco beauty and steampunk horror, Monstress tells the epic story of Maika Halfwolf, a teenage survivor of a cataclysmic war between humans and their hated enemies, the Arcanics. In the face of oppression and terrible danger, Maika is both hunter and hunted, searching for answers about her mysterious […]

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