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Soldier on.

Do you ever struggle to get in to a book so much that you eventually reach the ‘I can go no further’ point and give up on it? 622 more words


Authors who take up more than the allocated space on my bookshelf. So Greedy.

The Top Ten Tuesday from the Broke and the Bookish – top ten authors you own the most books from is more like – once did own. 925 more words

Richelle Mead

Review: Ruby in the Smoke – by Philip Pullman

Synopsis: Soon after Sally Lockhart’s father drowns at sea, she receives an anonymous letter. The dire warning it contains makes a man die of fear at her feet. 248 more words

Book Reviews

"The Shadow In The North" by Philip Pullman

It may be slightly odd to review the second book in a series without having reviewed the first book, but I’ve always been one for oddity. 945 more words


His Dark Materials - Philip Pullman

I just finished reading the trilogy… :) and here are my little thoughts

This series is very appropriately designated as young reader’s fiction: with simple themes of good and evil & fairness vs unfairness as seen through a child’s eyes. 295 more words


Philip Pullman - Writing Quote Wednesday

I like to say we human beings live in story like fish live in water. Take fish out of water and they can’t live, they flop around gasping for breath wondering, “What happened?” 164 more words

Chris Mandeville

Author Chris Mandeville joins us today for a quick chat.

KJ ~Tell us a little bit about yourself.
CHRIS ~ I’m a UC Berkeley grad, wife of a retired Air Force officer, and mom of three boys. 1,076 more words