IBD is so much more than what the commercials show. Over 1.6 million people in America have either Ulcerative Colitis of Crohn’s Disease and over 30,000 people are newly diagnosed every year. So, what is IBD?
But is she really a sociopath? Honestly, we will never know for sure. But if you’re in for a little dramatized mystery from one of the best (AKA Margaret Atwood) then you should definitely check out Alias Grace!
A Man Called Ove is such a uniquely poignant yet boisterous story and everyone should read it. Don’t get me wrong, you will probably get as many laughs as tears out of this story.
The Sisters Hemingway is a pleasant and fast-paced novel that focuses on family secrets and the bond of sisterhood.
Outlander by Diana Gabaldon was recommended to me. I had honestly only ever heard of this book because it’s on so many ‘lists’ and because I LOVE lists, I decided not to ignore this recommendation and actually picked up a copy of this MASSIVE book. I was not expecting an 850 page monster so I decided to be strategic and read it as my last book of 2018. And I loved it. I fell in love with the story and the characters and I couldn’t get enough. So much so, that I devoured all 850 pages in around 6 days.
I know, I know! Shopping for book lovers can be extremely difficult! How on earth are you supposed to choose a book for the ultimate reader in your life when they seem to have EVERY book already? Don’t worry, I’ve got you covered! Here’s a list of alternative gifts for the literary aficionado in your life.
I felt empowered and inspired after reading her words and encouragement and I hope you will read this and find the same positive energy that I did. And I truly hope you will pass the encouragement along to others.