9 New Books to Read in March

9 New Books to Read in March

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Looking for something new to read this month? Look no further than these nine new novels set for release throughout the coming weeks! 1. The Grace Kelly Dress by Brenda Janowitz  Inspired by Grace Kelly’s iconic wedding dress, this novel tells the story of how this special dress plays a role in the lives of different women. From an orphan who created the dress itself in 1958, all the way to a powerful CEO in 2020 who plans to wear the garment for her upcoming wedding, this dress has touched the lives of many different women over the years. The Grace …

Bookstr’s Week in Review ICYMI

Bookstr’s Week in Review ICYMI

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We get it. It’s cold, it’s Friday, if you’re in the US it’s the start of a three day weekend. So we’re making things easier for you and compiling some highlights that you don’t want to miss! Before you crack open that bottle of wine or get cosy with your book of the week, take a look at what we’ve been up to.   For a laugh: Ashley treated us to a Friday LOL with a roundup of this week’s funniest book-related tweets. It’s got it all; Gatsby, Potter, March. Ok, now I’m just listing surnames but they’re all in …

10 Literary Quotes to Celebrate the First Day of Spring!

10 Literary Quotes to Celebrate the First Day of Spring!

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Now that Spring has officially sprung, it’s time to get excited about the new season. Spring symbolizes new beginnings, and the beginning of the warm weather and growth. So here are some quotes to get you excited and inspired on this first day of Spring!     “If people did not love one another, I really don’t see what use there would be in having any Spring.” ― Victor Hugo, Les Misérables     “‘Is the Spring coming?’ he said. ‘What’s it like?’…’It is the sun shining on the rain and the rain falling on the sunshine, and things pushing …

10 Books to Read When You’re on Spring Break (or You Wish You Were)

10 Books to Read When You’re on Spring Break (or You Wish You Were)

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Let Spring Break begin! Whether you are skiing, by a beach or pool or at home pining for a trip, here are some fabulous reads: The Au Pair by Emma Rous     The Au Pair by Emma Rous is an atmospheric almost gothic suspense thriller set in the U.K.  A mysterious photograph leads to the question, “Who is the child and what happened that day in the past?”     In Another Time by Jillian Cantor     In Another Time by Jillian Cantor is her newest World War II fiction and chosen as an Indie Next pick. An …