Author Spotlight | Inheritance by Dani Shapiro #nonfiction #genetics

It’s funny how the universe works, right? Honestly this book wasn’t even on my radar. I was actually driving an hour to a book signing because the interview-er was someone I’ve always loved and admired. The premise sounded interesting enough and I hadn’t been to this particular bookstore before, so why not? So imagine my…

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Book Review | Maid by Stephanie Land #bookreview

Genre: Nonfiction, Memoir Published:January 22, 2019 Pages: 288 🍊🍊/5 My Review: To begin, I applaud the author and her incredible determination and perseverance in supporting her young daughter by doing menial and demeaning cleaning jobs. However I was disappointed in this memoir. The chapters felt repetitive and non emotional as she recounts the details about…

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Book Review | I’ll Be There For You: The One About Friends by Kelsey Miller #bookreview #friendstv

Genre: Nonfiction, Pop Culture Published: October 23, 2018 Pages: 304 🍊🍊🍊🍊/5 My Review: How you doin’? Marcel, did you poo in the shoe? PIVOT! PIVOT! Chanandler Bong Princess Consuela Banana Hammock I graduated in the early 90s so in 1994 when the show premiered I was already in the working world. From what I can…

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Book Review: Educated by Tara Westover #bookreview #educated #nonfiction

Genre: Memoir, Nonfiction Published: February 20, 2018 Pages: 334 🍊🍊🍊/5 My Review: Publishing a memoir that puts everything on the table and doesn’t shrink from the unpleasant and straight-up tragic must be a terrifying and emotional experience. Tara Westover had a sheltered childhood living in a strict Mormon home in Idaho. She was homeschooled and…

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2019 Challenges | Tracking Page #2019ReaderChallenges

2019 Challenges – Tracking and Links Updated 4/13/19 | This page will be updated regularly to track our progress on various Reader/Blogger challenges throughout 2019. Want more challenges? Check out Part one, two and three of our “Challenge Yourself” post roundup. Blog All About It – Monthly Post, Word Theme click here for signup details……

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November 2018 | Month in Review

How was your month?! It was a busy and productive November here at OrangeCountyReaders and we are very Thankful ❤️ Let’s see… I read 1️⃣9️⃣ Books I posted 8️⃣ Book Reviews (Links go to my reviews.) Good Luck With That | A Thousand Doors | Wicked Weaves | Ghastly Glass | Ghosted | It Began…

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Nonfiction November: Week 5

Week 5: (Nov. 26 to 30) – New to My TBR (Katie @ Doing Dewey): It’s been a month full of amazing nonfiction books! Which ones have made it onto your TBR? Be sure to link back to the original blogger who posted about that book!   So many excellent nonfiction books are on my TBR now thanks…

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Non Fiction November – Week 3

Week 3: (Nov. 12 to 16) – Be The Expert/Ask the Expert/Become the Expert (Julie @ JulzReads): Three ways to join in this week! You can either share three or more books on a single topic that you have read and can recommend (be the expert), you can put the call out for good nonfiction on a specific…

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