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The Fall of Butterflies #FullyBookedReviews
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The Fall of Butterflies #FullyBookedReviews

By Hannah B. If there is one thing that stuck with me after reading The Fall of Butterflies, it is the power of expectation, of being limited by it and breaking free from it. The blurb on the back of this brightly […]

The Girls #FullyBookedReviews
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The Girls #FullyBookedReviews

By Cat A. 1969, California. Fourteen-year-old Evie Boyd, the voice behind Emma Cline’s The Girls, invites readers to dip their toes into a pool of hippie vibrations, adolescent abandon, and a summer of violence. It begins with Evie alone in […]

In Other Words #FullyBookedReviews
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In Other Words #FullyBookedReviews

By Mio Jhumpa Lahiri’s latest book, In Other Words, is the first of its kind in two respects: it’s the first of Lahiri’s non-fiction books, and it’s the first full-length work that she’s written entirely in Italian.

The Translation of Love #FullyBookedReviews
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The Translation of Love #FullyBookedReviews

By Angel Early last year, I travelled to Japan. On top of the below zero temperatures and shifts of landscapes with all their shades of white, brown, and green when you take the cross-country trains, a subtle detail stood out […]

The Nest #FullyBookedReviews
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The Nest #FullyBookedReviews

By Dawn M. When I first read the title, The Nest, what first occurred to me was the native genius of weaver birds. Naturally, these birds build more eloquent and solid nests without a trace of experience in making them.