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best/worst of March

Most and least favorite reads this month? What msde them so amazing or disappointing? 

Best- ABOSAA, Gathering Blue, Books of Rachel, Half of a Yellow Sun... pretty muc all the books this month were fantastic in different ways. 

 

Worst- The Unbearable Sadness of Lemon Cake - just ok in a month of great books

 

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    Best: Minion, Dash and Lily's Book of Dares and The Gray Wolf Throne

    Worst: Overbite or 50SOG.Tongue Tied

  • Best: It was a tie between City of Bones and Madame Tussaud.  I was surprised by how much I loved both of these books.

    Worst: The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake.  I didn't think it was horrible, just not my kind of book.  

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  • Best: The Sea of Tranquility and the Child 44 trilogy

    Worst: The Great Gatsby

  • I didn't get to read a lot this month...

    Best: Bruiser, even though I am still reading. It's awesome.

    Worst: Matched. Boring, flat, horrible heroine, no character development, not plot or climax...It was awful. 

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  • Best - Mr. Penumbra's 24 hr Bookstore - Robin Sloan.  I listened to the audio book, which was AWESOME.  Interesting story and I would literally L

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  • Best (I had a few 5star reviews this month):

    - Hopeless by Colleen Hoover

    - The Edge of Never by J.A. Redmerski

    - The Sea of Tranquility by Katja Millay

    Worst:  Every Day by David Levithan. 

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  • Best - The Fault in Our Stars. Omg amazing. I loved every single thing about it.

    Worst - 13 Little Blue Envelopes - not horrible but not great. Something about the writing style bugged me.

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  • Best: Natural Childbirth the Bradley Way by Susan McCutcheon - tons of great info, presented in a useful way

    Worst: Husband-Coached Childbirth: The Bradley Method of Natural Childbirth by Dr. Robert A. Bradley - about the same topic




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  • Best:  Out of The Easy by Ruta Sepetys.  SUCH a great read!

    Of the books I read, they were all 4 and 5 stars, so I can't name a worst.  I did, however, abandon Code Name Verity after about 70 pages.. it just

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  • Best: Hopeless and The Sea of Tranquility  - I loved them both. 

    Worst: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks  - The topic was interesting, but I didn't like how the book was structured at all and I never g

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  • Best:  The Book Thief and Code Name Verity.  I loved both these books, the characters the way the story was told, I loved everything about them

    I don't have a worst book but my least favorites were Crime and Punishment and Innocent Trai


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  • Best: Shatter Me. I can not wait to read the rest of the series

    Worst: Jellicoe Road. I think if I re-read this book I will like it as much as everyone else. It was hard to get in to and understand.  

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  • Best: Hopeless by Colleen Hoover

    Worst: I HATE that I'm saying this, but I read a lot of really good books this month.  Frost Burned by Patricia Briggs.

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  • Best: This is Where I Leave You by Jonathan Tropper.  I thought the writing was great.

    Worst: 1st to Die by James Patterson.  I now know why I've never bothered to pick up his books before.  I also listened to this one and the fact

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  • Best: 7: An Experimental Mutiny Against Excess or Tenth of December

    Worst: There Once Lived a Girl Who Seduced Her Sister's Husband and He Hanged Himself 

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  • Best:  The Lincoln Lawyer by Michael Connelly.  I want to read more of his books now.

    Worst:  Heart-Shaped Box by Joe Hill.  The story was good but the writting and editing was not good.  There was even a one sentence c

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  • Best: Let's Pretend This Never Happened by Jenny Lawson.
    I love her!  She cracks me up, and as someone who's also uncomfortable in real-world groups of women, it was interesting to read about the socially-awkward person behind her "

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  • Best:

    Open Minds series (I loved this series and totally recommend it!)

    Love Unscripted/Love Unrehearsed (Again, these were amazing. My favorite books of the year so far. Can't stop thinking about them)

    The Edge of Never

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