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Recent Posts

Everywhere to Hide by Siri Mitchell – Book Review

Everywhere to Hide by Siri Mitchell – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
October 22, 2020
Book Reviews

Everywhere to Hide was unusual because of the details that weren’t shared. Whitney’s face blindness rendered her unable to “map” faces and therefore she had no way of recognizing anyone’s face. It also meant that as she related her story, she didn’t describe anyone by their facial features or by […]

Jocelyn by Sarah Monzon – Book Review

Jocelyn by Sarah Monzon – Book Review

by Phyllis Helton
October 6, 2020
Book Reviews

Motivated by the fear of hunger and need, Jocelyn wasn’t exactly living her dream. She was content, however, or at least thought she was until she discovered what life outside of San Diego looked like… I had a lot of fun reading this! Jocelyn was so cute, the way she […]