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The Gauntlet by Karuna Riazi

The Gauntlet  Author: Karuna Riazi  Release Date: March 28, 2017  Publisher: Salaam Reads Format: paperback ARC Pages: 298 Source: Simon & Schuster Canada Amazon| Chapters/Indigo | Kobo  Summary: A trio of friends from New York City find themselves trapped inside a mechanical board game that they must dismantle in order to save themselves and generations of other children in… Continue reading The Gauntlet by Karuna Riazi

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[Brains, Books, and Baseball] Day 7 – Tales from the Toronto Blue Jays Dugout by Jim Prime

Tales from the Toronto Blue Jays Dugout  Author: Jim Prime  Release Date: April 18, 2017  Publisher: Sports Publishing Format: Hardcover Pages: 224 Source: Thomas Allen & Son  Summary: From the club’s inception in the late ’70s to winning the division for the first time in the ’80s, Joe Carter’s epic home run, the two World… Continue reading [Brains, Books, and Baseball] Day 7 – Tales from the Toronto Blue Jays Dugout by Jim Prime

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[Brains, Books, and Baseball] Day 5 – Top Baseball Movies

Amanda’s Marquee Matchup I’m so excited to see these two young pitchers duel it out. Sanchez was unreal last year! Baseball season calls for baseball movies! I have a list of my top movies that I have seen and that I want to see! Making this list, I’ve realized that the number of baseball movies… Continue reading [Brains, Books, and Baseball] Day 5 – Top Baseball Movies

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[Brains, Books, and Baseball] Day 3 – Third Base by Heidi McLaughlin

Third Base (The Boys of Summer #1)  Author: Heidi McLaughlin  Release Date: April 4  Publisher: Forever Romance Format: paperback Pages: 272 Source: HBG Canada Amazon| Chapters/Indigo | Kobo | Book Depository  Summary: EVERY GAME HAS RULES. HE’S ABOUT TO BREAK THEM . . . Since becoming a major league baseball player, I’ve learned a few hard lessons. Like never give… Continue reading [Brains, Books, and Baseball] Day 3 – Third Base by Heidi McLaughlin

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[Brains, Books, and Baseball] Day 1 – Intro

Amanda’s Marquee Matchup My beloved Blue Jays are opening down in Baltimore with some key AL East games against the Orioles. Nothing like kicking off “meaningful baseball” with some extra meaningful games! Hey everyone! Welcome to day 1 of my feature. Yesterday was Opening Day for Major League Baseball (MLB) and, in honour of baseball… Continue reading [Brains, Books, and Baseball] Day 1 – Intro

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (Audiobook)

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them  Author: Newt Scamander/J.K. Rowling Narrator: Eddie Redmayne  Release Date: March 14, 2017  Publisher: Pottermore Format: Audiobook Source: Audible  Summary: A set textbook at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry since publication, Newt Scamander’s masterpiece has entertained wizarding families through the generations. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is an indispensable introduction… Continue reading Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (Audiobook)

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The Inexplicable Logic of My Life

The Inexplicable Logic of My Life  Author: Benjamin Alire Sáenz  Release Date: March 7, 2017  Publisher: Clarion Books Format: paperback ARC Pages: 464 Source: Raincoast Books Amazon| Chapters/Indigo | Kobo | Book Depository Summary: From the multi-award-winning author of Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe comes a gorgeous new story about love, identity, and families lost… Continue reading The Inexplicable Logic of My Life

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February Book Haul

  February killed me so I’m just going to jump right into the haul. Enjoy the pretty covers! ebooks The Star-Touched Queen | Defy | King’s Cage | This is Love Ace’s Wild | Rookie Mistake | Legally Charming | Anything but Minor Finding London | A Thousand Letters | Felix | Moonshot A Darker Shade of Magic | Delicate Ink | Flow | Grip |Dare to Kiss physical copies Wallbanger | Rusty Nailed | Last Call All Wound… Continue reading February Book Haul