I hadn’t read anything by Chanel Cleeton before, but WOW WHAT A READ! This is a really perfect vacation read. I didn't realize this was going to be a historical fiction read. I knew nothing of the 1935 Labor Day hurricane or how many veterans were sent down to the Keys to work because the [...]
Well well well, we meet again Kristin Hannah. I am exhausted from you hurting my feelings by writing the most eloquent, timeless, emotional books I've ever read. I finished reading this one in the bathtub. I cried for a whole hour straight after I finished it. Not exaggerating. I've never cried so hard over a [...]
A book all about friendship? Say less. I had seen this read all over bookstagram this summer and finally caved and bought it a couple weeks ago. I struggle sometimes with non-fiction, self-helpish type books, but this is not at all what you would expect it to be. Aminatou and Ann take stories from their friendship: hard, personal, vulnerable moments in their friendship and share it with the world.
Okay, I am hopping on the Emily Giffin fan train. I’ve seen her name on the Internet before and I finally got around to reading one of her novels. Of course, I chose the one that took place in Nashville. I didn’t know what to expect for this read, but it certainly wasn’t what unfolded in the story. All I Ever Wanted touches on sexual assault, rape and racism, all in one story. It also reminded me of how much I do not miss high school and how evil teenagers can be.
Mike Todd is a famous pastor that I have heard all sorts of great things about, so I was excited to read this one! I actually saw him speak on The Today Show (back in April aka the darkest and weirdest month of my life that I'm trying to forget about), and after I saw him speak I knew I wanted to order his debut book!