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Quarantine Book Club: Brace yourself for this love story with ‘The Last Letter From Your Lover’

Brenna Flanagan, Lifestyles Editor

April 27, 2020

For years now, author Jojo Moyes has warmed the hearts of hopeful romantics with her addicting love stories, including this week’s book club pick, “The Last Letter From Your Lover.” Reading one encourages you to collect them all, with their similarly designed book covers making that go...

Quarantine Book Club Bonus: Interview with Lara Prescott, author of ‘The Secrets We Kept’

Lake Travis Reads will present an evening with Lara Prescott on Feb. 26 at 7 p.m. at the Bee Cave Public Library. Prescott is the author of the best-selling novel “The Secrets We Kept.”

Brenna Flanagan, Lifestyles Editor

April 26, 2020

As part of The Seahawk's ongoing book club, the first book featured was the spy novel "The Secrets We Kept," the first novel from the talented Lara Prescott. The review for the novel came out on April 13, but now we have a bonus interview with Prescott and Lifestyles Editor, Brenna Flanagan. Read below as Prescott talks about her influences as a writer and her inspiration for writing 'Th...

Quarantine Book Club: Secrets and spies in Lara Prescott’s ‘The Secrets We Kept’

Brenna Flanagan, Lifestyles Editor

April 13, 2020

As the first pick of The Seahawk’s Quarantine Book Club, “The Secrets We Kept” took readers back to the 1950s in a sentimental story of spies and secrecy, split between Russia and America, but brought together by one powerful novel. The story surrounds the masterpiece “Doctor Zhivago,” its author Bor...

Introducing The Seahawk’s Quarantine Book Club

Re-shelving a library takes time, but there are unexpected rewards. (Christopher Knight/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

Brenna Flanagan, Lifestyles Editor

March 30, 2020

In the midst of COVID-19, with the university closed and North Carolina issuing a shelter-in-place order to start Monday, UNC Wilmington students are going to be spending a lot more time indoors. What better way to spend the extra time than with a good book? Starting on Monday, March 30, Lifestyles Edit...

REVIEW: “The Vanishing Stair” is a truly fantastic read

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Samantha Dickerson, Lifestyles Editor

February 5, 2019

After waiting patiently for the second installment of the “Truly, Devious” series, “The Vanishing Stair” was finally released, and it did not disappoint. The series is a murder/mystery/young adult book written by Maureen Johnson.

2019 Book Club: “The Vanishing Stair: A Truly Devious Novel” by Maureen Johnson

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Samantha Dickerson, Lifestyles Editor

January 29, 2019

Over the summer, The Seahawk held its summer book club which reviewed several young adult novels that came out in 2018. One of those books was “Truly, Devious” by Maureen Johnson. The book was a part of a series, and the suspense at the end of the book was too for The Seahawk to leave unexplored.

“Nice Try, Jane Sinner” Review: Seahawk Summer Book Club

Samantha Dickerson, Lifestyles Assistant Editor

June 25, 2018

Nice Try, Jane Sinner shines an important light on the through process of a person living with depression and proves that love is the most important thing in the world.

The Seahawk’s Summer Book Club

The Seahawk's Summer Book Club

Samantha Dickerson, Lifestyles Assistant Editor

June 9, 2018

Over the summer, The Seahawk will be choosing books to read and review. Feel free to follow along and give us your opinions.

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