The Count of Monte Cristo
They say what goes around, comes around and while many are willing to wait and let fate dole out just deserts, these characters are more than willing to take matters into their own hands. The Spite Game by Anna Snoekstra Ava was bullied in high school, and can’t move on until her tormenters get… Read More »
Sometimes, our heroes need a few tries before they get things right. Here are our top 5 second chances in fiction. Let us know in the comments if you’ve read any of these books!
Leo (July 23–August 22) Happy Birthday Leo! Leos are regal leaders who can seem extravagant and arrogant to some, but are also warm and charismatic. Book of the Month: The Secret History by Donna Tartt There’s something for every Leo in this sprawling and epic novel about a group of friends in an exclusive… Read More »
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