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The Grace Year by Kim Ligett

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The Grace Year by Kim Liggett
Published in: 2019
Reviewed by: Book Worm
Rating: [★★★]

This book is being compared to lots of other dystopian fiction (Netgalley = The Handmaid’s Tale & Lord of the Flies; Goodreads = The Handmaid’s Tale & The Power) but which comparison suits it best and which comparison do I feel they missed?

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Booker Prize 2019 Shortlist: Girl, Woman, Other by Bernadine Evaristo

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Booker Prize 2019 Shortlist: Ducks, Newburyport by Lucy Ellman

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The longest book on the longlist.

This one made the shortlist which gave us all the opportunity to actually read it so how did we get on…

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1001 Books September Round-Up

Who are the winners and losers this month….

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Tuesday Mooney Wore Black by Kate Racculia

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Tuesday Mooney Wore Black by Kate Racculia
Published in: 2019
Reviewed by: Book Worm
Rating: [★★★★]

This ARC was provided by Harper Collins UK (via NetGalley) in exchange for an honest review.

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Booker Prize 2019 Shortlist: The Testaments by Margaret Atwood

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This is the 6th book that Atwood has had shortlisted for the Booker Prize in its various incarnations.

I don’t think anyone was surprised that this made the shortlist but how do we feel now that we have actually read it…

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Read Around the World: Malawi

During September we have been vicariously visiting Malawi

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All We Ever Wanted by Emily Giffin

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All We Ever Wanted  by Emily Giffin
Published in: 2019
Reviewed by: Book Worm
Rating: [★★★]

This ARC was provided by Random House UK (via NetGalley) in exchange for an honest review.

An exploration of teenage life in the social media spotlight…

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Kingdom of Souls by Rena Barron

 

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Kingdom of Souls by Rena Barron
Published in: 2019
Reviewed by: Book Worm
Rating: [★★★★]

This ARC was provided by Harper Voyager (via NetGalley) in exchange for an honest review.

And now for something completely different…

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Booker Prize 2019 the Official Shortlist

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So who made the cut? How well did our predictions go? Are we reading Ducks?

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