3.5 Bubble Teas, Beth Macy, History, Little, Brown and Company, Non-Fiction, Review

Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America by Beth Macy

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Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America by Beth Macy

Published by Little, Brown and Company on August 7th, 2018

Genre: HistoryNon-Fiction

Pages: 384

Goodreads

“The fix isn’t more Suboxone or lectures on morality but rather a reinvigorated democracy that provides a pathway for meaningful work, with a living wage, for everybody.”


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3.5 Bubble Teas, Dystopian, Ling Ma, Picador USA, Review, Science Fiction

Severance by Ling Ma

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Severance by Ling Ma

Published by Picador USA on August 14th, 2018

Genres: Dystopian, Science Fiction

Pages: 304

Goodreads

“A second chance doesn’t mean you’re in the clear. In many ways, it is the more difficult thing. Because a second chance means that you have to try harder. You must rise to the challenge without the blind optimism of ignorance.”


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3.5 Bubble Teas, ARC, LGBTQIA, Review, Simon Pulse, Tanya Boteju, Young Adult

Advance Review: Kings, Queens, and In-Betweens by Tanya Boteju

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Kings, Queens, and In-Betweens by Tanya Boteju

Published by Simon Pulse on May 7th, 2019

Genres: LGBTQIA, Young Adult

Pages: 384

Goodreads

“But I told myself if I could just get past my house and hammock without being sucked in by the guaranteed comfort, something else might be waiting for me on the other side, something that might color me outside the lines and flow into other parts of my life.” 


ARC received via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review.


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3.5 Bubble Teas, Harper Paperbacks, Heather Morris, Historical Fiction, Review

The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

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The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris

Published by Harper Paperbacks on January 27th, 2018

Genre: Historical Fiction

Pages: 288

Goodreads

If you wake up in the morning, it is a good day.”


 

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3.5 Bubble Teas, Ballantine Books, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Martha Hall Kelly, Review

Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

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Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

Published by Ballantine Books on April 5th, 2016

Genres: Historical Fiction, Fiction

Pages: 487

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“But it’s fitting in a way—Father loved the fact that a lilac only blossoms after a harsh winter.” 


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