It is Monday again! I have had a very busy weekend. Not only that but I am very fed up in my job and don’t know what to do.
Goodreads Monday is a weekly meme that is hosted by Lauren @ Lauren’sPageTurners and I cannot wait to bring you a book that is waiting to be read on my TBR list. This week I am showing off In Search of Us by Ava Dellaira
Publication Date: 6th March 2018
“Marilyn is in search of freedom. She grew up as a child actor, her mother’s meal ticket out of mediocrity. But it’s been a long time since she booked a job, and she and her mother have no choice but to move in with her volatile uncle. Marilyn is counting down the days until she can escape to college, and the promise of her own future. That is, until she falls in love with James, the boy downstairs, who shows her that her life is worth living in the present. At 17, Marilyn is about to learn that everything can change in an instant.
Angie is in search of answers. She is mixed race and has never met her father, but she knows she looks and thinks a lot like him. Though Angie grew up with her devoted mother, Marilyn, she’s always felt the absence of the man she never knew. But after discovering that her mother has been lying to her, Angie sets off on a road trip to Los Angeles, in search of an unknown uncle – and maybe even her dad. At 17, she hopes to finally find out the truth about where she came from so she can discover who she truly is.”
I love the sound of this book! I have never read a book before about a character trying to find their Dad or an uncle. This seems like a really unique book and I am excited to give it a read. Like I say about a lot of books this cover is beautiful! I cannot wait to get reading this book.
There you have it, this weeks Goodreads Monday. If you have read or plan on reading In Search of Us let me know in the comments, I would love to hear your thoughts on the book below!
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Until next time,