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Top Ten Books I Read in 2014

With TTT and The Broke and the Bookish this week we do a roundup of our favourite reads of the year. Obviously this is really hard, but I’ll try. 308 more words

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Book Review: Three Daughters

From the fertile hills of a tiny village near Jerusalem to the elegant townhouses of Georgetown, Three Daughters is a historical saga that chronicles the lives, loves, and secrets of three generations of Palestinian Christian women. 345 more words

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International Volunteer Day ... what boomer volunteers want + a book launch

Being fifty-something, I’ve volunteered in various ways through board memberships, community groups, Guide Dog puppy raising and more. The experience that touched me most was… 666 more words

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Book Review: Vanessa and her Sister by Priya Parmar

London, 1905: The city is alight with change, and the Stephen siblings are at the forefront. Vanessa, Virginia, Thoby, and Adrian are leaving behind their childhood home and taking a house in the leafy heart of avant-garde Bloomsbury. 564 more words

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Ten Books on my Christmas Wishlist

I’m jumping the gun a bit with this week’s Top Ten Tuesday, because you know, I want to give people enough time to find books for my Christmas stocking :P I have a gajillion books on my wishlist, but these are ten books I really wouldn’t mind. 299 more words

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My Free Thursday

Well well actually that isn’t the right title for this post. I ‘m pretty busy this semester especially this month but yeah I think at least I should ‘peek’ my blogs and write something here.I haven’t write any posts and book reviews for..err..amazingly almost two months!I have finished Iron King by Julie Kagawa more than a month ago but I haven’t got enough free time to write the review.And recently I’m reading more than a novel!*really!* … 444 more words

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