The Midnight Library, by Matt Haig

What happens when you’re at death's door, in this in-between time and space? What if, instead of finding yourself in a dark tunnel and following the light at the end of it as your past flashes through your mind, you find yourself in the Midnight Library, which offers rows and [...]
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Phoenix en français !

Je sais que certains l’attendaient de longue date (merci pour votre patience !), eh bien je suis ravie de pouvoir vous annoncer que la version française est en marche ! La phase de traduction est désormais terminée, et je dois reconnaître que cette aventure était moins laborieuse que je ne [...]
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The Safe Place, by Anna Downes

Welcome to France, and, no doubt, to your next summer read! (Out July 14th.) It took me forever to find the time to dive into this amazing novel and I apologize to the publisher who kindly granted me access to the advance copy. HOWEVER, once I was properly hooked, a [...]
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Girls of Brackenhill, by Kate Moretti

When you wait for the new release of one your favorite authors, your expectations are usually (and unfairly?) high. But then when the advance copy falls into your lap, you just hope the author delivers. And boy did Kate Moretti deliver! Surpassing your high and unfair expectations with such brio [...]
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12+ Book Ideas for Christmas, part XII

Little Secrets Marin had the perfect life. Married to her college sweetheart, she owns a chain of upscale hair salons, and Derek runs his own company. They're admired in their community and are a loving family. Up until the day Sebastian is taken. Jar of Hearts was one of my [...]
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12+ Book Ideas for Christmas, part XI

The Grace Year No one speaks of the grace year. It’s forbidden. Sixteen-year-old Tierney James dreams of a better life—a society that doesn’t pit friend against friend or woman against woman, but as her own grace year draws near, she quickly realizes that it’s not just the brutal elements they [...]
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12+ Book Ideas for Christmas, part X

Here's Looking At You In essence it's an ugly duckling tale. Our heroine Aureliana returns to school after fifteen years for a reunion. School doesn't hold happy memories for her, as being a roly poly Italian (known as the Italian Galleon), and always armed with a Tupperware full of pungent [...]
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12+ Book Ideas for Christmas, part IX

The Fault in Our Stars Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel's story is about [...]
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12+ Book Ideas for Christmas, part VIII

Never in my life have I been so pleased to have read solely one book. Yes, last August, I managed to read just the one. And I promise it's the best book I've read. Ever. I'll Give You the Sun At first, Jude and her twin brother Noah, are inseparable. [...]
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12+ Book Ideas for Christmas, part VII

A Door in the Earth Parveen Shamsa, a college senior in search of a calling, feels pulled between her charismatic and mercurial anthropology professor and the comfortable but predictable Afghan-American community in her Northern California hometown. When she discovers a bestselling book called Mother Afghanistan, a memoir by humanitarian Gideon [...]
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