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Normal People: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781984822185
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Published: Hogarth - February 18th, 2020

The most genuine writing. Sally Rooney gives a close glimpse in the relationship of Connell and Marianne. Story that starts with two very different people in high school and how they grow their relationship in college while struggling with communication and being open.

American Royals Cover Image
ISBN: 9781984830203
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Published: Ember - May 5th, 2020

Katharine Mcgee writes so well from the diferent point of views of four teens involved with a royal family in modern day America. Filled with drama, gossip, and the pressures of having your life on display

The Queen's Gambit: A Novel (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781400030606
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Published: Vintage - March 11th, 2003

Although I am not very familiar on how to play chess, this story about a female chess champion is very well done in explaining her rise to the top in an extremely male dominated game. Though the main character struggles with her new life away from a tough childhood, her genius and suspensful chess games capture your attention always

If I'm Being Honest Cover Image
ISBN: 9780451478665
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Published: Penguin Books - February 4th, 2020

Such a fun and upbeat YA Romance. A play on Taming of the Shrew that adapts perfectly to modern day. The best character dynamics that make for a hilarious and comforting read.