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You’re Not Good Enough Book Tag

This looked like another fun tag to do, what with all of its crazy scenarios. I found this tag on Bella Blogs Because Books, and it was created by ReadLikeWildfire. I’m intimidated since I’ve never done one of these name-drawing tags before, but I’m curious about what’s going to happen with these characters. You only… Continue reading You’re Not Good Enough Book Tag

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Six Degrees of Separation from It to Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda

It’s Saturday, the first one of the month, which means it’s time for another Six Degrees of Separation. This month my chain linked to fantasy and contemporary YA books. In case you don’t know, 6 Degrees of Separation, hosted by hosted by Kate @ Booksaremyfavoriteandbest, is where we connect the book Kate gives us to six other… Continue reading Six Degrees of Separation from It to Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda

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Monthly Wrap-Up: November 2017

‘Tis the end of the month. It’s been both a busy and fast November. These next couple of weeks are ridiculously busy, but I suppose that is to be expected for the end of a semester and the upcoming holidays. Book Reviews Mini Reviews: American Realism Edition Pudd’nhead Wilson by Mark Twain: 5/5 Stars Life… Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up: November 2017

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Book Traveling Thursdays: Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving! Because it’s that time of year where we’re thankful, this week’s Book Traveling Thursday asks us to pick a book that we are happy to have read this year. I’m picking Theodore Dreiser’s Sister Carrie, a classic that I read in an American literature class. I loved the story and the characters. I… Continue reading Book Traveling Thursdays: Happy Thanksgiving

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Book Traveling Thursdays: Mickey Mouse’s Birthday

Happy early birthday, Mickey Mouse! Mickey Mouse’s birthday is on the 18th, so this week’s Book Traveling Thursdays asks us to pick our favorite fairy tale retelling. One problem for me is that I do not remember all that I have read that are technically retellings. Another problem is that the one I wanted to… Continue reading Book Traveling Thursdays: Mickey Mouse’s Birthday

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The Mystery Blogger Award

I was nominated for the Mystery Blogger Award by Brittany @ Perfectly Tolerable. Thank you for the nomination, Brittany. The Mystery Blogger Award was started by Okoto Enigma as a way to discover new blogs. I cannot explain it as well as she does, so I will quote her: “Mystery Blogger Award” is an award for amazing… Continue reading The Mystery Blogger Award

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Six Degrees of Separation from Less Than Zero to Prince of Shadows

It’s Saturday, so it’s time for another Six Degrees of Separation. This took a pretty wondrous turn. In case you don’t know, 6 Degrees of Separation, hosted by hosted by Kate @ Booksaremyfavoriteandbest, is where we connect the book Kate gives us to six other books. You can follow the activity on Twitter with the hashtag #6Degrees.… Continue reading Six Degrees of Separation from Less Than Zero to Prince of Shadows

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Book Traveling Thursdays: A New-to-You Author

It’s time for another Book Traveling Thursdays! This week we are to choose a new-to-you author that you discovered this year. That new-to-me author is Ursula K. Le Guin. Because I read and loved her novella, Paradises Lost, I’m choosing the anthology I found it in: The Birthday of the World and Other Stories. Paradises Lost is about… Continue reading Book Traveling Thursdays: A New-to-You Author