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Beneath Beautiful by Allison Rushby • Magan Reviews

Beneath Beautiful by Allison Rushby [ twitter | website ] Previously Reviewed by This Author: Shooting Stars Publication Date: November 1, 2014 Publisher: Self-Published Pages: 211 Target Audience: New Adult Keywords: modern art, self-discovery, artist’s muse, NYC, Paris Format Read: ARC from the Author (Thank you!) Summary: Cassie agrees to sit for modern artist, Cameron, so that he may study her and create a sculpture inspired by her. Cameron […]

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January 23, 2015 - 4:07 pm

Alexa S. - I love the initial concept of Beneath Beautiful. The idea of finding out who she is and overcoming personal boundaries/limits as she identifies herself – a great plot for a main character. I’m not overly fond of the fact that it dissolves into romance though.

January 14, 2015 - 6:26 pm

Brianna - I snagged this from NetGalley a while back and I think it’s still on my Kindle. Maybe I’ll give it a go.

January 14, 2015 - 4:34 pm

Betty - Hmmmm….. this sounds interesting…. definitely different from the usual NA theme! I like the art angle! 🙂

#lonelyheartsclub: a review in tweets

The Lonely Hearts Club, a new NA novel from Brenda Janowitz, really kicks into gear when the main character, Jo, blogs about how love is a total sham. Her boyfriend has just broken up with her after she’s loaned him money and let him live in her dad’s loft for free. (Truth: she’s living there for […]

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June 1, 2014 - 5:16 am

Judith - I already told you this, but I really love this format! It’s so unique and fun. Besides the fact that the concept sounds really great, I love that this book has realistic family dynamics. Also, a NA that does NOT just focus on sex? WANT! I really, really want to read this book now. Lovely review, E! (Don’t drink and blog is a great tip, haha.)

May 20, 2014 - 1:44 pm

CeCe - I loved the format of this post! Sounds like there is a lot of good stuff going on in this book.

May 19, 2014 - 11:56 am

Alexa S. - What a great way to review this book, E! All the things you pointed out in each “tweet” are really straight to point (as it should be since we only have 140 characters), and they all captured my interest right away. Excellent job!

May 19, 2014 - 5:40 am

Holly - This is such a fun and unique way to review a book! Love it! 🙂

May 18, 2014 - 9:01 am

Shelve It: Oh Hello + Books, Estelle - […] The Lonely Hearts Club by Brenda Janowitz (my first review in tweets) Estelle writes about Cricket from Nantucket Blue + Nantucket Red Magan reviews Since You’ve Been Gone by Morgan Matson Befriended with Corey Ann Haydu + her BFF (plus friendship in YA) Estelle reviews Broken Hearts, Fences… by Katie Finn […]

May 17, 2014 - 8:24 am

Amy @ bookgoonie - Considering me wanting to buy it.

May 16, 2014 - 5:53 pm

Lucy - Love your tweetastic review. This premise sounds so fun- thanks for putting it on my radar! Music + NYC + family + love + blogging = sold! Drunk blogging on the other hand I try to avoid 🙂