Review: In A Dark, Dark Wood

I’ve read more psychological thrillers this year than ever before. I used to think of this genre as “all those weird books my mom reads,” but now they’ve become books I read, too! I’d like to officially apologize for all my past judgement towards thrillers, because honestly, who doesn’t love trying to solve a good mystery? My most recent jaunt through this genre was with Ruth Ware’s In A Dark, Dark Wood, and it did not disappoint.

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2017 Reading Challenge

I did it, friends! I successfully completed my 2017 Reading Challenge on Goodreads! This year I challenged myself to read 35 new books, and finished in record time. I didn’t think I could do it, but here we are again. Now, for the third year in a row, I’m going to challenge myself to write one-sentence reviews all of 35 new books I read (so far) this year! I can’t promise that these will be well-written sentences, but if you’re looking for something new to read this Fall, check out my list below. And if something catches your eye but my one-liner doesn’t convince you to check it out, let me know and I can give you a full review.

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Review: Broke Millennial (or: How to Buy a House Full of Avocados)

I read a personal finance book so you don’t have to! One specifically for people like me and most of my friends! What is this book, you ask? Broke Millennial: Stop Scraping By And Get Your Financial Life Together, by Erin Lowry. This book is full of tips and tricks to help twenty and thirty-somethings pay off student and consumer debts (just like a Lannister), and start saving fat stacks of cash.

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