Pride and Prejudice and Passports by Corrie Garrett

Genre: Contemporary, Romance, Classic retelling,

Number of pages: 268

My Rating: ★★★☆☆ 

Our beloved Jane Austen classic gets a retelling in Pride and Prejudice and Passports. The story is set in the 2016 election that led to Trump becoming US President. Elisa is a US born Latina. Her parents are undocumented and her older sister Noa is a dreamer. As the election looms near, they become more weary of the threat of their family being torn apart.

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Book Review: It Ends With Us

It Ends with us
Colleen Hoover

ISBN 9781501110368
Romance, Domestic Fiction
385 pages




Literary Awards

Goodreads Choice Award for Romance (2016) and Nominee for Best of the Best (2018)

Ryle Kincaid is a rich, handsome, neurosurgeon who has an unusual fetish for one night stands. It all changed when he meets Lily Bloom, a flower shop owner from Maine. They fall in love, become husband and wife, and eventually have a child. They are the perfect couple until Atlas Corrigan returns to Lily’s life.

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Book Review: The Notebook

The Notebook
Nicholas Sparks

The Notebook # 1
ISBN 9780553816716
227 pages



Thirty-one year old Noah Calhoun returns to New Bern, North Carolina after the Second World War. There, he spends his time restoring a house and pining for his childhood sweetheart, Allie. Few month away from getting married to Lon, Allie decides to see Noah after she saw a feature of the house in the newspaper.

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