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ALC Book Review | The Safe Place

July 24, 2020
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by Anna Downes

When striving actress Emily loses her temp job, she’s at a loss on what to do next. She’s no longer close to her adoptive parents and her acting career is at a stand-still. It’s not surprising when her ex-boss, Scott, offers her an opportunity as a personal assistant (of sorts) for his wife (in France!), that she immediately jumps on a plane. Emily quickly develops a relationship with Nina (the wife) and their shy yet strange little daughter, Aurelia. With no internet connection nor phone reception, you’d think Emily would be worried for her safety. But in the peaceful oasis that Scott and Nina’s home, Emily feels safe and secure….but for how long can a home of practical strangers continue to be The Safe Place?

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Autobiography Memoir Reviews

Book Review | Me

by Elton John “Elton John is the most enduringly successful singer-songwriter of all time. His life is extraordinary, his seven decades (so far) packed with incredible highs and lows, Now, in his own words and with his usual honesty, he shares his story –…

July 5, 2020
more than maybe audiobook review by jess pierron
Reviews YA Fiction

ALC Book Review | More than Maybe

by Erin Hahn “Growing up under his punk rocker dad’s spotlight, eighteen-year-old Luke Greenly knows fame and wants nothing to do with it. His real love isn’t in front of a crowd, it’s on the page. He also has a major un-requited crush on…

June 29, 2020
The Mall audiobook on cellphone with headphones
Reviews YA Fiction

ALC Book Review | The Mall – Megan McCafferty

The year is 1991 and Cassie Worthy needs a summer job after recovering from a royal case of mono; and where else is she to go but the Parkway Center Mall? Megan McCafferty guides the readers through the ebbs and flows of teenage angst, young love,…

June 12, 2020