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BOOK REVIEW: A Match Made in Mehendi

A Match Made in Mehendi by Nandini Bajpai Publication Date: September 10th, 2019 So, when I first picked up this book, I thought it was going to be a really young read because the main character is 15, but Simi is actually quite mature and on top of things. Her bubbly optimism comes through on… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: A Match Made in Mehendi

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PROMO: Six Goodbyes We Never Said (+ excerpt)

Six Goodbyes We never Said by Candace Ganger; on sale September 24, 2019   Two teens meet after tragedy and learn about love, loss, and letting go. Naima Rodriguez doesn’t want your patronizing sympathy as she grieves her father, her hero—a fallen Marine. She’ll hate you forever if you ask her to open up and… Continue reading PROMO: Six Goodbyes We Never Said (+ excerpt)

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BOOK REVIEW: Tell Me How You Really Feel

Tell Me How You Really Feel by Aminah Mae Safi Published: June 11, 2019 I have been waiting for this book since I heard Aminah talk about it at an event last year. It’s billed as a hate to love story between two girls set in Los Angeles. Aminah basically said like if Rory and… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Tell Me How You Really Feel

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BOOK REVIEW: The Missing Season

The Missing Season by Gillian French Publication date: May 21st, 2019 When I first read the synopsis for this book, I was a little iffy. I mean, it’s not my normal type of literature, but I wanted a change of pace, so I requested it anyways. (Thanks Edelweiss!) When I actually picked it up to… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: The Missing Season

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BOOK TAG: Books I’ll (Probably) Never Read

We at Words About Words love doing tags, so when we were tagged by Fiction No Chaser to do theBooks I'll (Probably) Never Read book tag, we couldn't say no. And I know we have some pretty popular books listed below, but don't judge us too harshly! 1. A really hyped book you are not… Continue reading BOOK TAG: Books I’ll (Probably) Never Read

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BOOK REVIEW: Sourdough

Sourdough by Robin Sloan Audiobook narrated by Thérèse Plummer So, Robin Sloan’s other book, Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore, has been on my TBR for about 2 years now, and I still haven’t gotten around to reading it. But, when I saw his new book, Sourdough, on Scribd and I knew I had to listen to… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Sourdough

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BOOK REVIEW: Always Never Yours

Always Never Yours Review by Emily Wibberley & Austin Siegemund-Broka I shouldn’t be writing a review for this. I mean I read it for the first time months ago, but I recently reread it and I just needed to talk about it. Bree and I both love this book so much, it made both of… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Always Never Yours

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BOOK OF THE MONTH REVIEW: 99 Percent Mine

February 2019 Book of the Month: 99 Percent Mine by Sally Thorne Published: January 29, 2019 Episode Six: 99 Percent Mine [WORDS ABOUT WORDS THEME] ANNOUNCER: This review is brought to you by Words About Words. BREE: Thank you for tuning in! Today we will be discussing our second book of 2019, 99 Percent Mine… Continue reading BOOK OF THE MONTH REVIEW: 99 Percent Mine

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BOOK TAG: The 5 W’s Book Tag

I found this book tag on Sophie's Corner, but it initially comes from Shyla over at Words & Stitches . So, I’m relatively new to book tags, but I find them really fun. Therefore I’m trying to do more of them. (Hopefully you like them too.) This is the 5 W’s tag. 1 - Who?… Continue reading BOOK TAG: The 5 W’s Book Tag

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BOOK REVIEW: Famous in a Small Town

Famous in a Small Town by Emma Mills I have really enjoyed all of Emma Mills’ books. They don’t blow me away, but she writes some fun and cute contemporary novels with characters that feel real. I have rated them all between 3.5 and 4 stars. But, I had some mixed feelings about this one.… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Famous in a Small Town