Nerdy Book Life

“This book was the most beautifully written mental health book I have ever read.”
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Book Literati

“A wonderful heartwarming read, in spite of the difficult topics raised, a book that will stay with you after you finish the last page.”
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Whispering Stories

“Some of the scenes made me feel like I had been punched in the stomach, the writing is that raw.”
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Princess of the Light

“Graye takes an intense situation and instead of shying away from it, she strips away the bandage so we can see the raw, oozing wound.”
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Books of All Kinds

“This novel is raw and tough to read at times as every character’s emotions come to the surface and you cannot help but feel their pain and despair.”
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Waggy tales: Books and Blogs

“It is rare that an author can articulate the type of pain inflicted through the act of suicide. In The Second Cup, Sarah Marie Graye does this, not through one voice, but four.”
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A Ticket to Everywhere

“It’s an intense and emotional story told with sensitivity and compassion.”
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Donna’s Book Blog

“This is a really well written hard hitting book about what is a taboo subject for some, it is handled with delicacy and the book really shows so well the impact and knock on effect that suicide can have.”
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Me and My Books

“I would definitely recommend to readers of Literary Fiction, Women’s Fiction, who like a slower paced, multi character lead read, that is well written and an emotionally deep and well thought out book.”
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Readers’ Favorite

“A truly amazing and well-developed novel that just blew me away with the writer’s superior writing skills.”
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Book Viral

“Emotionally challenging and highly original, The Second Cup proves a powerful debut for Graye and a hard book to put down.”
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Books Are My Cwtches

“The characters are all well rounded and highly likeable. Their flaws are understandable and help us to see the world from their point of view.”
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Books Teacup and Reviews

“They all put forward their pain and sadness they experienced in childhood and life in a way that it was hard not to feel them. I came out of the book like I was part of their friendship.”
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Where the Reader Grows

“I think [suicide] is an important subject to write about and love that the author does not shy away from such a vital subject.”
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Circle of Books

“I couldn’t put it down – the story is that enthralling.”
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Online Book Club

“For what seems like a relatively simple story, there were a lot of insights into mental health, self-confidence and the insecurities people have in everyday life.”
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