Meet Me at the Museum

Thank you to the lovely people at Flatiron Books for my copy of Meet Me at the Museum by Anne Youngson.  All thoughts and images are my own.  If you’d like to win a copy of this book, see rules for entry on this instagram post.

THE DETAILS:

Title: Meet Me at the Museum
Author: Anne Youngson
Genre: Epistolary fiction
Pub date: August 7, 2018
Read if you like: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, Euphoria, the poetry of Seamus Heaney. Continue reading

Visible Empire

Thank you to the lovely people at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt for my copy of Visible Empire by Hannah Pittard.  All thoughts and images are my own.

THE DETAILS:

Title: Visible Empire
Author: Hannah Pittard
Genre: Historical Fiction
Pub date: June 5, 2018
Read if you like: learning about historical events you’ve (maybe) never heard of. Continue reading

Florida

Thank you to the lovely people at Riverhead Books for my copy of Florida by Lauren Groff.  All thoughts and images are my own.

Florida is featured on my 2018 Summer Reading Guide (check out the guide here).

THE DETAILS:

Title: Florida
Author: Lauren Groff
Genre: Eerie Short Stories
Pub date: June 5, 2018
Read if you like: All the Names They Used for God, lots and lots of snakes, really good writing. Continue reading

TBR: Fourth of July Edition

Four days of vacation, five books… Seems about right?  I know it’s far more than I’ll get through during this vacation, but each is a different genre and I just couldn’t cut it down any further.

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June 2018

Each of the books I read in June, organized by mood.  I’ve linked my more in-depth reviews wherever possible!

  • For the memoir that will make you cry: I Am, I Am, I Am by Maggie O’Farrell
  • For the one to keep you up at night: I’ll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara
  • For the whirlwind summer romance: When Katie Met Cassidy by Camille Perri
  • For the hauntingly beautiful short stories: Florida by Lauren Groff
  • For the worldwide adventure: Less by Andrew Sean Greer
  • For the chance to snoop through someone else’s inbox: Hey Ladies! by Caroline Moss & Michelle Markowitz
  • For when you want to indulge your inner romantic: The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang
  • For the rollercoaster read: The Book of Essie by Meghan MacLean Weir
  • For a reminder of what it was like to fall in love for the first time: Love and Other Words by Christina Lauren
  • For the frustration of “why can’t they just work it out:” This Love Story Will Self-Destruct by Leslie Cohen

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