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Erin's Christmas Wish List - Top 5 Books I need from 2014

Anne of Green Gables, L.M. Montgomery

Never mind that I already own three copies of Anne of Green Gables! It’s one of my favorite books ever, and this new edition with gorgeous cover art by Anna Bond of Rifle Paper Co. 315 more words

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Wicked, by Gregory Maguire

According to Barnes and Noble, When Dorothy triumphed over the Wicked Witch of the West in L. Frank Baum’s classic tale, we heard only her side of the story. 786 more words

nerdy girl reads: egg & spoon

Did y’all like Wicked? I feel like this is a very loaded question. I’ve found myself in major debates over it, no lie. It seems there are two camps concerning Gregory Maguire’s  745 more words


October Bookshelf

The Bear and the Dragon – Tom Clancy
What the Dickens – Gregory Maguire

and for manga:

One Piece – Vol. 18
Rurouni Kenshin – Vol. 16


Marie's Reading: "The Witch and Other Tales Retold" by Jean Thompson

In her Author’s Note, Thompson says: “I have tried here to write a cycle of stories that are not recountings or versions of the old tales but something looser.   292 more words

Book Reviews

Top Ten Tuesday: The Winter TBR (I Still Haven't Finished My Summer TBR)

Top Ten Books On My Winter TBR


I don’t do very well with reading lists. I just get resentful when I have to read something by a certain time (oh school, sigh) and drag my feet even if I am going to end up loving the book anyway. 578 more words

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“The body apologizes to the soul for its errors, and the soul asks forgiveness for squatting in the body without invitation.” 

—Maguire, Gregory. Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West. New York: HarperCollins, 1996.