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Book Review: Ex-Heroes by Peter Clines

I’m a geek so I follow people like Nathan Fillion on Twitter, as I have a man crush on him and he’s appeared in four TV shows I’ve really dug. 673 more words

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Unfinished Business: A sort of review of Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad

This week I took my second tilt at Joseph Conrad’s Heart of Darkness. I’d tried reading it a few years ago and stalled in the first few pages, moving on to something else relatively quickly, but I’ve heard a lot of praise for Conrad (Paul Theroux mentions him a few times, my Mum has spoken positively) and I was interested in this book in particular because it’s loosely the inspiration for… 252 more words

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Steampunk Coloring & Activity Book

Title: Steampunk Coloring and Activity Book
Author: Phoebe Longhi

Age/Audience: All

Genre/Style: Activity and coloring books

Read If You Like: Coloring, word search, 10 minute activities… 110 more words

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Book Review: Dear Committee Members

Dear Committee Members: A Novel by Julie Schumacher and published by Doubleday, an imprint of Random House.  ISBN  978-0385538138.  192 pages.

synopsis:  Jason Fitger is a beleaguered professor of creative writing and literature at Payne University, a small and not very distinguished liberal arts college in the midwest. 777 more words

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Book Review: White Fang by Jack London

I’m gonna add this to my list of “enjoyable if outdated” books pile. The area that causes problems for modern readers is the eponymous wolf’s attitudes towards humans, who he views as a god. 520 more words

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Book Review: Literaria

Literaria by Carolyn Boehlke and published by North Star Press of St. Cloud.  ISBN 978-0878397174. 288 pages.

synopsis:  As the librarian of the small town where she grew up, Florence Oneirik finds herself in a world of tremendous isolation. 531 more words

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