Truth or Beard (I Finally Read the Winston Series) | Mini Review

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By: Penny Reid

Winston Brothers #1 | 390 Pages | Pub. 2015

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Truth or Beard at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: ★★★★
  • Heroine: Sexy Gandalf is my spirit animal
  • Dude: He can climb in my window anytime
  • Steaminess: Abandoned cabins CAN be sexy
  • Hilarity: I snorted

Pairs Well With

Cherry Pie

  • 1 1/2 ounces vodka
  • 1 1/2 ounces amaretto
  • 1 1/2 ounces grenadine
  • Club soda

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The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo | Spoiler-Free Book Review

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By: Taylor Jenkins Reid

Standalone | 388 Pages | Pub. 2017

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The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: ★★★★★
  • Heroine: She gets what she wants
  • Steaminess: like walking in Houston humidity
  • Timeliness: Right for our political climate
  • Emotional: Sobs into wine

Pairs Well With

Dry Martini

  • 2 ½ oz. gin
  • ½ oz. dry vermouth
  • 1 dash orange bitters

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Dangerous Exes | Spoiler-Free ARC Review

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By: Rachel Van Dyken

Liars, Inc. #2 | 318 Pages | October 30, 2018

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Dangerous Exes at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: ★★★★★
  • Heroine: Highlighter Queen
  • Dude: I’d let him spy on me
  • Steaminess: Touchdown!!
  • Hilarity: Tears streaming down my face

Pairs Well With

Red Wine

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Something Blue: A Dystopian Romance | Book Review

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By: Kristy Nicolle

Standalone | 472 Pages | Pub. 2017

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Something Blue at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: ★★★
  • Heroine: Not your typical Stepford wife
  • Dude: Defines flip-flopping
  • Steaminess: Not everything can be scripted
  • Brutality: Acid burns…ick

Pairs Well With

Champagne

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The Ruthless Gentleman | Spoiler Free Review

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By: Louise Bay

Standalone | 348 Pages | Pub. 2018

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The Ruthless Gentleman at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: ★★★
  • Heroine: All-american girl
  • Dude: An actual gentleman
  • Steaminess: They fogged up the porthole
  • Emotional: Hug your brother

Pairs Well With

Painkiller

  • 2-4 oz. of Pusser’s Rum
  • 4 oz. pineapple juice
  • 1 oz. cream of coconut
  • 1 oz. orange juice
  • Grated fresh nutmeg

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