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Alex & Elisa | Melissa De La Cruz

“I meant does it hurt when you hide every last shred of your individuality and self worth behind acres of silk and cups of powder and smiles that never, no matter how hard you try, reach your eyes?” 

Breakdown:

  • Book: Alex & Elisa
  • Series: –
  • Author: Melissa De La Cruz

Synopsis:

Their romance shaped a nation. The rest was history.

As battle cries of the American Revolution echo in the distance, servants flutter about preparing for one of New York society’s biggest events: the Schuylers’ grand ball. Their three daughters—Angelica, with her razor-sharp wit; Peggy, with her dazzling looks; and Eliza, whose beauty and charm rival that of both her sisters. Continue reading Alex & Elisa | Melissa De La Cruz

Top Ten Unique Book Titles

Hey Everyone! There’s this ongoing ‘Top Ten Tuesday‘ trend in the book community.  It’s a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish for book fans. Basically what happens is that they post a bookish question and you have to list your answer in a post or a comment. Thats it!

This week, October 24: Top Ten Unique Book Titles Continue reading Top Ten Unique Book Titles

Top Ten Yummy Foods In Books

Hey Everyone!

This week:                                                                                                                                October 17: Top Ten Yummy Foods Mentioned In Books (Does a character eat something you’d love? Or maybe the book takes place in a bakery/restaurant that makes yummy things? You could also talk about 10 of your favorite cookbooks if you don’t read foody books.) Continue reading Top Ten Yummy Foods In Books

Sleepy Hollow and Other Short Stories | Washington Irving 

“…and he would have passed a pleasant life of it, in despite of the Devil and all his works, if his path had not been crossed by a being that causes more perplexity to mortal man than ghosts, goblins, and the whole race of witches put together, and that was—a woman.”

Sleepy Hollow is a book I received from Owlcrate! Since this month is known for it’s horror, it felt appropriate to post my review now.

Continue reading Sleepy Hollow and Other Short Stories | Washington Irving 

Top Ten Books With Autumn Covers

There’s this ongoing ‘Top Ten Tuesday’ trend in the book community.  It’s a weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish for book fans. Basically what happens is that they post a bookish question and you have to list your answer in a post or a comment. Thats it! Continue reading Top Ten Books With Autumn Covers