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Night Film by Marisha Pessl

Night Film by Marisha Pessl (2013) 602 pages Goodreads Summary: On a damp October night, beautiful young Ashley Cordova is found dead in an abandoned warehouse in lower Manhattan. Though her death is ruled a suicide, veteran investigative journalist Scott McGrath … Continue reading

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November 2013 Monthly Reading Summary

Total Books Read: 10 Fiction: 7 Non-Fiction: 3 Authors I’d Never Read Before: 5 Total Pages: 2,678 Male/Female Authors: 8/2 Favorite Book(s): Countdown City, Sense and Sensibility Least Favorite Book(s): Hawkeye, Illusions Total Pages Read to Date: 27,436 Total Books Read to Date: 112 December Plans In … Continue reading

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October 2013 Monthly Reading Summary

Total Books Read: 9 Fiction: 3 Non-Fiction: 6 Authors I’d Never Read Before: 8 Total Pages: 2,652 Male/Female Authors: 8/1 Favorite Book(s): The Last Policeman, The Ringing Cedars of Russia series, Rework Least Favorite Book(s): None, they were all pretty awesome! Total Pages Read to Date: 24,758 … Continue reading

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September 2013 Monthly Reading Summary

Total Books Read: 11 Fiction: 6 Non-Fiction: 5 Authors I’d Never Read Before: 9 Total Pages: 2,667 Male/Female Authors: 3 Male, 7 Female, 1 Male & Female Favorite Book(s): My Name is Memory, Crocodile on the Sandbank, Rules of Civility … Continue reading

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Books About Jewelry and Jewel Thieves

After reading the Kick Keswick mystery series I was eager to get my hands on similar books.  I scoured lists and recommended reading suggestions from Goodreads and Library Thing to see what else was out there.  While nothing sounds super … Continue reading

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R.I.P. VIII Sign Up Post

Okay, I’m signing up for it too!  R.I.P stands for Readers Imbibing Peril and it’s a fall reading challenge hosted by Carl from the blog Stainless Steel Droppings (official sign up post here).  It runs from 1 September to 31 October … Continue reading

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August 2013 Monthly Reading Summary

Total Books Read: 13 Fiction: 10 Non-Fiction: 3 Authors I’d Never Read Before: 8 Total Pages: 3,156 Male/Female Authors: 6/7 Books I Owned or Bought: 2 Favorite Book(s): Ghost Man, The Explorer, The Kick Keswick Mystery Series Least Favorite Book(s): None, I enjoyed them all! Total Pages … Continue reading

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A-Z Bookish Survey

This cool survey has been going around the internet for the past few days and it looks like so much fun I just had to join.  Credit goes to Jamie from The Perpetual Page Turner for creating it and inspiration … Continue reading

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Literary Would You Rather (Fourth Edition)

I’ve recently posted these quirky bookish “would you rather” questions and am so glad Robert at 101 books keeps them coming.  He’s back with his 4th edition and it’s so fun to participate.  I’m amazed at his creativity and am … Continue reading

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Bout of Books 8.0: Day 7 and Wrap Up

Bout of Books just wrapped up and I’m so glad I participated!  The next one will be from January 6-12 next year. On day 7 I only read 126 pages from Priceless, the second book in the Kick Keswick series … Continue reading

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