Category Archives: Books

Booking Through Thursday: Siblings

BTT asked: Do you have siblings? Do they like to read? My answer: Yes, I have a younger brother (turning 14 soon) and a younger sister (turning 17 soon) who both read to some extent.  My sister reads a lot of … Continue reading

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Review: Lamb

Dirty Job“>A Dirty Job because I’ve heard a lot of good things about that.  I also want to read

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April Reading Summary

Books Read: 8 Fiction: 6 Non-Fiction: 2 Library Books: 3 Kindle: 5 Authors I’d Never Read Before: 6 Male/Female Authors: 5/3 Favorite Book(s): Oryx and Crake Least Favorite Book(s): Airframe Overall I was pretty happy with this month.  Last year … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday: Books I’d Like to See Made Into Movies

Top Ten Tuesday is an awesome book/reading meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. 1. The Sisters Brothers by Patrick DeWitt: I just started reading this book and am really enjoying it so far.  It seems like it would make … Continue reading

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Booking Through Thursday: Changes

BTT asks two questions: Has a book ever inspired you to change anything in your life, fiction or non-fiction alike?  And, There have been books I loved, books that I fell in love with, and books that changed my life, … Continue reading

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Review: After the Ecstasy, the Laundry

After the Ecstasy, the Laundry: How the Heart Grows Wise on the Spiritual Path by Jack Kornfield (2000) 298 pages Summary:  “Enlightenment does exist,” internationally renowned author and meditation master Jack Kornfield assures us. “Unbounded freedom and joy, oneness with the divine … Continue reading

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Review: Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?

Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns) by Mindy Kaling (2011) Summary: Mindy Kaling has lived many lives: the obedient child of immigrant professionals, a timid chubster afraid of her own bike, a Ben Affleck–impersonating Off-Broadway performer and playwright, … Continue reading

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