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Quick Review: The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper by Hallie Rubenhold

Title: The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper Author: Hallie Rubenhold Publication Date: April 9, 2019 Pages: 333 Format Read: Hardcover Genre: Historical Non Fiction Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ This book has been on my tbr for months, and I actually bought it as a hardcover for the full price (which…… Continue reading Quick Review: The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper by Hallie Rubenhold

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Quick Review: The Last Pirate of New York: A Ghost Ship, A Killer, and the Birth of a Gangster Nation by Rich Cohen

Title: The Last Pirate of New York: A Ghost Ship, A Killer, and the Birth of a Gangster Nation Author: Rich Cohen Publication Date: June 11, 2019 Pages: 224 Format Read: Kindle Genre: Historical Non Fiction Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ I’ve started off the year reading some really amazing and interesting things and this one is definitely…… Continue reading Quick Review: The Last Pirate of New York: A Ghost Ship, A Killer, and the Birth of a Gangster Nation by Rich Cohen

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Non-Fiction Wishlist |The “I Just Want to Learn About Historical Ladies” Edition

And here we have a very specific wishlist that’s entirely thanks to a random Goodreads hole I fell into. I kind of love it when that happens, you see something that looks good on the suggested reads and it just leads you to a bunch more. I’m currently reading To Marry An English Lord which talks about…… Continue reading Non-Fiction Wishlist |The “I Just Want to Learn About Historical Ladies” Edition

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ARC Review | The Ghosts of Eden Park: The Bootleg King, the Women Who Pursued Him, and the Murder That Shocked Jazz-Age America by Karen Abbott

ARC provided by the publisher via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Title: The Ghosts of Eden Park: The Bootleg King, the Women Who Pursued Him, and the Murder That Shocked Jazz-Age America Author: Karen Abbott Expected Publication: August 6, 2019 Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ “The epic true crime story of bootlegger George Remus and the…… Continue reading ARC Review | The Ghosts of Eden Park: The Bootleg King, the Women Who Pursued Him, and the Murder That Shocked Jazz-Age America by Karen Abbott

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Anticipated Release: The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper by Hallie Rubenhold

I’ve written a lot of anticipated release posts, and I will write a lot more, but I don’t think that there’s been one that I’m so thrilled and anxious to read. The story of Jack the Ripper is incredibly well known, and I think that everyone has a theory of who the killer was, but…… Continue reading Anticipated Release: The Five: The Untold Lives of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper by Hallie Rubenhold

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Non Fiction I’ve Been Loving + a Wishlist!

I think that I’ve been documenting my enjoyment of reading non fiction lately but I thought that it would be fun to talk about some of my favourites that I’ve read recently! And then talk about some others that I really want to read, because there’s always new books to read and now that I’ve…… Continue reading Non Fiction I’ve Been Loving + a Wishlist!