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Best Books of 2022

2022 is coming to a close and it’s time for my annual wrap up of all my favorite reads. If you’re looking for the best books of 2022, look no further than this post! All in all, I read a whopping total of 90 books this year – not sure how I did it, but from that long list, these are the best of the best and the books that stood out to me in […]

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Book Review: “How to Sell a Haunted House” by Grady Hendrix

Louise Joyner moved away from her childhood home, never looking back on the house where so many memories haunted her. When her estranged brother Mark calls to tell her that her parents have both been killed in a car accident, she’ll have to quite literally deal with those demons once again. As the two siblings sort through the estate and try to figure out what to do with the house full of her mom’s creepy […]

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Book Review: “100 Things to Do in Indiana Before You Die” by Jamie Ward

When Indiana comes to mind, what immediately enters your head? Is it corn? Maybe the Indianapolis 500, the Colts or the Pacers? For some, it’s probably one of those states in the middle of the country everyone flies over but can’t quite point to on a map. I hear you. I’ve lived here my whole life and know most people probably wouldn’t pick Indiana as a vacation spot. And even us Hoosiers don’t do state-cations […]

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Book Review: For Your Own Good by Samantha Downing

The publisher provided a copy of this title in exchange for an honest and fair review. Belmont Academy is a prestigious private school and all the students are aiming for the Ivy Leagues, including Zach Ward. He’s having some trouble with one of his teachers though, and it seems like the guy really has it out for him. Assigning impossible deadlines, screwing with his role on the student paper and giving him grades that will […]

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Favorite Books of 2020

At time of writing, I’ve read 80 books in 2020! That surpassed my Goodreads goal of 72 and I expect I’ll get a couple more in before the end of the year since I have the week after Christmas off. I tried to read a wide variety of titles this year, including children’s books. Thanks to BookTrib, I became one of their book influencers and have had the opportunity to read and review some new […]

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Book Review: ‘Concrete Rose’ by Angie Thomas

Instead of sayin, “Damn, he did this, he did this,”just be like, “DAMN! He grew out of that? He came out of that?”That’s what they should say, y’knowhatImean?All the trouble to survive and make good out of the dirty, nastyy’knowhahatImean unbelievable lifestyle they gave meI’m just tryin to make somethin..-Tupac, “The Rose That Grew Out of Concrete” You may remember Maverick Carter as the father of Starr Carter in the breakout hit novel, The Hate […]

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