It’s Monday, What Are You Reading? 6/22/20

Happy Monday! I hope everyone is doing good and reading a lot of awesome books. This week I’m going to read a book for an anti-racist book club that I’d help start, a book that I’ve just received in the mail, and an ebook that I’ve received from Book Expo Online. What are you reading […]

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It’s Monday, What Are You Reading? 4/20/20

Happy Monday! I hope everyone is doing okay and getting a lot of much-needed reading done and rest. This week I’m going to read a book that I’ve been meaning to read for a while now, a book from one of my favorite authors, and a book about music festival mayhem. What are you reading […]

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It’s Monday, What Are You Reading? 2/10/20

  This week I’m going to read two books that I picked up at ALA Midwinter and two books that I recently purchased from Barnes and Noble. What are you reading this week? We Unleash the Merciless Storm- Tehlor Kay Mejia In this nail-biting sequel to Tehlor Kay Mejia’s critically acclaimed fantasy novel We Set […]

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 7/15/19

This week I’m going to read two books that I’ve had in my collection for years and one that I was approved for on Netgalley. What are you reading this week? Enchant- Micalea Smeltzer Mara Pryce never imagined that her life was anything but normal and then a strange gray-eyed young man appears at her […]

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It’s Monday, What Are You Reading? 7/1/19

This week I’m going to read two books that my friends picked me up at BEA, one book a publisher sent me, and a book my co-blogger picked me up at ALA. What are you reading this week? Full Throttle- Joe Hill In this masterful collection of short fiction, Joe Hill dissects timeless human struggles […]

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*Arc Review* Lie With Me- Philippe Besson

The award-winning, bestselling French novel by Philippe Besson about an affair between two teenage boys in 1984 France, translated with subtle beauty and haunting lyricism by the iconic and internationally acclaimed actress/writer Molly Ringwald.  We drive at high speed along back roads, through woods, vineyards, and oat fields. The bike smells like gasoline and makes […]

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Top Ten Tuesday 2/19/19

Happy Tuesday! Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This weeks topic is Books I LOVED with […]

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Book Expo 2018

Book Expo took place in NYC at the Javits Center this year. For me that meant a 14 hour car ride. I could have flown but that’s too many books to ship home and who knows what kind of condition they’ll be in when they get there. Three days of the exhibit floor was kind […]

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*Arc Review* Calypso- David Sedaris

“It’s so funny to be called an asshole by someone who doesn’t know you, but then again knows you so perfectly.” It’s never a dull moment when you’re reading anything by David Sedaris. It brightens your dark and gloomy days. This is one of those books where you get something more from the author. Something […]

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Born A Crime- Trevor Noah

Thanks to my Secret Santa for the book and to Kelly for these fabulous book lights! “Revenge is truly sweet. It takes you to a dark place, but, man, it satisfies a thirst.” Trevor Noah is the genius who hosts the new Daily Show. He’s blunt, doesn’t give a shit, but will listen to what […]

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