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Book Review: Tiny Pretty Things By Dhonielle Clayton and Sona Charaipotra

Genre: Teen/Ya Rating: 2/5 Plot: Black Swan meets Pretty Little Liars in this soapy, drama-packed novel featuring diverse characters who will do anything to be the prima at their elite ballet school. From the New York Times-bestselling author of The Belles, Dhonielle Clayton, and the author of the highly anticipated Symptoms of a Heartbreak, Sona… Continue reading Book Review: Tiny Pretty Things By Dhonielle Clayton and Sona Charaipotra

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Book Review: The Single Dad’s handbook by Lynsey James

Genre: Fiction Rating: 5/5 Plot: Welcome to The Single Dad’s Handbook, your comprehensive guide to life without me when I pop my clogs! ‘I laughed, I cried, and I swooned a bit too (both over Evan and the beautiful Edinburgh setting). Gorgeous.’ Lia LouisIt’s been two years since cancer stole Evan Harper’s wife, Claire, from… Continue reading Book Review: The Single Dad’s handbook by Lynsey James

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Netgalley Book Review: Call me mummy by Tina Baker

Genre: Thriller Rating: 4 stars Plot: Glamorous, beautiful Mummy has everything a woman could want... except for a daughter of her very own. So when she sees Kim - heavily pregnant, glued to her phone and ignoring her eldest child in a busy shop - she does what anyone would do. She takes her. But… Continue reading Netgalley Book Review: Call me mummy by Tina Baker

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Book Review: My silent daughter by Emma Robinson

Genre: Domestic Fiction Rating: 5/5 Plot: Ever since Ruby was tiny, she has been unique. Her smiles are magically rare, her building blocks are always colour-coded, and she communicates only in gestures. Sometimes being Ruby’s mother is hard, but the way she sees the world makes it new for Sara every day. And she and… Continue reading Book Review: My silent daughter by Emma Robinson

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Latest Redbubble designs – Go get them!

Click both images to be taken to my Redbubble shop These designs are specifically created to help feel empowered in regards to their mental health / mental illness. These wise words we're spoken to me by my favorite teacher. My mental health struggles have made me more resilient, sympathetic and empathetic to others ultimately guiding… Continue reading Latest Redbubble designs – Go get them!

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Book Review: When You Were Mine by Kate Hewitt

Rating: 5/5 Genre: Domestic Fiction Plot: “Dylan…” I croak, but my little boy doesn’t even look at me. “Dylan,” I say again, my voice breaking now, and the social worker gives me a reproving look. I’m not helping, but I don’t care. “Dylan!” My voice is louder now, and my gaze stays locked with my… Continue reading Book Review: When You Were Mine by Kate Hewitt

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Book Review: Trouble by Non Pratt

Genre: YA rating: 5/5 Plot: Hannah’s smart and funny … she’s also fifteen and pregnant. Aaron is new at school and doesn’t want to attract attention. So why does he offer to be the pretend dad to Hannah’s unborn baby? Growing up can be trouble but that’s how you find out what really matters. My… Continue reading Book Review: Trouble by Non Pratt

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Book Review: Girl in the Window by Penny Joelson

Genre: Teen/YA Rating: 5/5 Plot: Nothing ever happens on Kasia's street. And Kasia would know, because her illness makes her spend days stuck at home, watching the world from her bedroom window. So when she sees what looks like a kidnapping, she's not sure whether she can believe her own eyes . . . There… Continue reading Book Review: Girl in the Window by Penny Joelson