Lovely War by Julie Berry (Book Review)

Author: Julie Berry

Genre: Historical Fiction, Romance

Published: 2019

Pages: 857 (Note: this is for the Thorndike Press Large Print edition of the book)

Rating:  5/5

Summary:They are Hazel, James, Aubrey, and Colette. A classical pianist from London, a British would-be architect-turned-soldier, a Harlem-born ragtime genius in the U.S. Army, and a Belgian orphan with a gorgeous voice and a devastating past. Their story, as told by goddess Aphrodite, who must spin the tale or face judgment on Mount Olympus, is filled with hope and heartbreak, prejudice and passion, and reveals that, though War is a formidable force, it’s no match for the transcendent power of Love.

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Attachments by Rainbow Rowell (Book Review)

Author: Rainbow Rowell

Genre; Romance

Published: 2011

Pages: 338

Rating: 3/5

Summary: It’s 1999 and for the staff of one newspaper office, the internet is still a novelty. By day, two young women, Beth and Jennifer, spend their hours emailing each other, discussing in hilarious detail every aspect of their lives, from love troubles to family dramas. And by night, Lincoln, a shy, lonely IT guy spends his hours reading every exchange.

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