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Book Review: Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore: A Novel by Robin Sloan

The cover of Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore glows in the dark. Glows.In.The.Dark. How awesome is that? I love books about books and the only thing better then a book about a book, is a book about a book mystery. 130 more words


Wanted! Ralfy Rabbit, Book Burglar by Emily MacKenzie (Bloomsbury)

What’s not to like about a book about books? There are several books about books out there and this has inspired me to compile a list of some of the best ones over the next few weeks. 397 more words

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The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

I tend to gush about the books I love, so here comes the gushing. This one is definitely in my top 10 all time favorite books, and probably even makes it into the top 5. 777 more words

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Reviving his thirst for reading...

The Year of Reading Dangerously by Andy Miller

What do you do when you seriously lose your reading mojo? I tend to retreat into trashy fiction, but I have always managed to recover it after a short hiatus. 958 more words

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The Library of Unrequited Love by Sophie Divry

What will you do if you love going to Library, and the first page of a book reads “To all those men and women who will always find a place for themselves in a library more easily than in society, I dedicate this entertainment”. 248 more words

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This Just In: New Books

Like many book bloggers, I have a small book buying/acquiring addiction. Luckily, I work in book publishing, so I do manage to get some books for free, but, inevitably, I always end up buying more than I acquire. 383 more words


The joy of books-about-books

I’m a sucker for booktalk. I can waste hours on blogs and the Twitterverse, hours which I know, I know, I could be spending reading. Books about books fulfil a useful function, therefore, and I love them. 600 more words