Review: If Only I Could Tell You by Hannah Beckerman

Challenge criteria: A book told from multiple character POVs.

Blurb:

Audrey’s family has fallen apart. Her two grown-up daughters, Jess and Lily, are estranged, and her two teenage granddaughters have never been allowed to meet. A secret that echoes back thirty years has splintered the family in two, but is also the one thing keeping them connected.
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Characters I’d Love to Date

This post is part of Six for Sunday, run by Steph from A Little But a Lot

How many of us have a bookish boyfriend or girlfriend? The character you wish you could reach into the pages, pull out, and take to Pizza Hut? I think we’ve all got that special someone in there who ignited our love of reading in a slightly different way.

As usual, Steph has only given us six slots to fill. It isn’t enough, as ever, but I’ve done my best. There are so many more I could have fit in. Have I included any of your heart throbs?

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Review: One Day in December by Josie Silver

2018 Challenge Criteria: A book from a celebrity book club

Blurb:

Two people. Ten chances. One unforgettable love story.

Laurie is pretty sure love at first sight doesn’t exist anywhere but the movies. But then, through a misted-up bus window one snowy December day, she sees a man who she knows instantly is the one. Their eyes meet, there’s a moment of pure magic… and then her bus drives away.
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Favourite Couples from Books

This post is part of Top 10 Tuesdays, run by Jana from That Artsy Reader Girl.

Even though I can be quite cynical at times, I do like a good love story. When I ship a couple, you best believe I ship them hard. There are some couples from books that I will stand behind for the rest of my life. My choices come from across a wide range of reading genres and age groups, maybe your OTP is in here too?

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Favourite LGBT Characters

This post is part of Six for Sunday, run by Steph from A Little But a Lot

I have to admit that my meetings with LGBT characters seems to be pretty slim. It’s definitely something I need to improve on in my 2019 reading. That said, there are some great characters I’ve met previously who have stayed with me for a long time, and who I will ship until the end of time with their beloved.

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