Review: Probably the Best Kiss in the World by Pernille Hughes

Challenge criteria: A book set in Scandinavia

Blurb:

Jen Attison likes her life Just So. But being fished out of a canal in Copenhagen by her knickers is definitely NOT on her to do list.

From cinnamon swirls to a spontaneous night of laughter and fireworks, Jen’s city break with the girls takes a turn for the unexpected because of her gorgeous, mystery rescuer.

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Review: I Looked Away by Jane Corry

This book did not fit any of my challenge criteria.

Blurb:

Every Monday, 49-year-old Ellie looks after her grandson Josh. She loves him more than anything else in the world. The only thing that can mar her happiness is her husband’s affair. But he swore it was over, and Ellie has decided to be thankful for what she’s got.

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Review: Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan

Challenge criteria: A book written by an author from Asia/South America/Africa

Blurb:

When New Yorker Rachel Chu agrees to spend the summer in Singapore with her boyfriend, Nicholas Young, she envisions a humble family home and quality time with the man she hopes to marry. But Nick has failed to give his girlfriend a few key details. One, that his childhood home looks like a palace; two, that he grew up riding in more private planes than cars; and three, that he just happens to be the country’s most eligible bachelor.

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Books on my Summer TBR

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

Today, I’m going to bend the rules just a little bit and still write a TBR, but for a specific thing. Have you heard of the OWLs?

If you’re a Harry Potter nerd, you’ll know exactly what I mean. For non Potterheads, the OWLs are the exams Hogwarts students take in their fifth year. This year, G from Book Roast set up the OWLs Readathon in April, and there was so much additional material it was INSANE. There’s a set of careers you could follow, and prompts to help you fill out each of the subjects you needed for your career. It sounds like the perfect thing for me, right? It was – but I only learned about it halfway through April. It was too late to put a TBR together.

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