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5 Things that Happen to Me in a Bookstore

1. My pace slows as I enter, past the metal detectors
And cashier and bestsellers
My steps linger between shelves as I scan
The rows of multicolored spines displaying their titles… 111 more words


What I'm Reading: The Eyre Affair

I first heard about Jasper Fforde’s Thursday Next series from Stephanie @ Don’t Be Afraid of the Dork. She recommended the author for fans of Doctor Who, so, of course, I had to check him out! 491 more words


Interview with Author Lisa Orchard about her book series, The Super Spies!

Howdy, Readers! Have I got a treat for you guys! Not only do I get to tell you about a great, or should I say, SUPER series, I also get to enlighten you with a… 704 more words


Wordsmitten Wednesday: Reading

That’s what I love about reading: one tiny thing will interest you in a book, and that tiny thing will lead you to another book, and another bit there will lead you onto a third book.

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My latest read was the second book in the Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children series, by Ransom Riggs.  This was a captivating addition to the series, and it left me wanting more.   138 more words


Fiona Thorn and the Carapacem Spell by Jen Barton

Fiona Thorn and the Carapacem Spell

By Jen Barton

201 pages – ages 9+

Published by Flickerfawn on September 3, 2012

It wasn’t Jaydin the fairy prince’s fault. 288 more words


Quotastic Tuesday: 5 Favorites Quotes from Eleven Minutes by Paulo Coelho

“When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.”

“I can choose either to be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure. 154 more words