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Book Review: Sarah’s Key

Rating: 3 out of 4 stars Title: Sarah’s Key Author: Tatiana De Rosnay Published: 2010 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Paris, July 1942: Sarah, a ten-year old girl, is taken with her parents by the French police as they go door-to-door arresting Jewish families in the middle of the night. Desperate to protect her younger brother,… Continue reading Book Review: Sarah’s Key

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Book Review: Everything, Everything

Rating: 3 out of 4 stars Title: Everything, Everything Author: Nicola Yoon Published: 2015 Publisher: Random House I thought this book was pretty interesting. I really liked the concept of the book. While sickness isn’t a new concept. The ultimate twist of the story was a great idea. Unfortunately, for me, I figured out the… Continue reading Book Review: Everything, Everything

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Book Review: What’s Eating Gilbert Grape

Rating: 3 out of 4 stars Title: What’s Eating Gilbert Grape Author: Peter Hedges Gilbert Grape is a 24-year-old grocery store clerk stuck in Endora, Iowa, where the population is 1,091 and shrinking. After the suicide of Gilbert’s father, his family never recovered. Once the town beauty queen, Gilbert’s mother is morbidly obese after seven… Continue reading Book Review: What’s Eating Gilbert Grape