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‘A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies… The man who never reads lives only one.’ – George R.R. Martin

I am reading a book that is literally turning my life inside out. 581 more words

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Book Review: "The Shambling Guide To New York City" (Shambling Guides #1) by Mur Lafferty

“The Shambling Guide To New York City” (Shambling Guide #1) by Mur Lafferty (2013)

Genre: Fantasy, Paranormal

Page Length: 350 pages


A travel writer takes a job with a shady publishing company in New York, only to find that she must write a guide to the city – for the undead! 311 more words

Book Blog

Book of the Week: The Monogram Murders: The New Hercule Poirot Mystery - Sophie Hannah

Yep, dead authors keep “writing.” It’s a thing in publishing–we just can’t stand to see the end point of a good brand . The whole idea works to better or worse effect depending on who is tapped to extend the series. 498 more words


Reading The Forgotten Waltz

The Saturday is melting away like an ice lolly in afternoon. Swift bursts of rain have given a washed look to mould-ridden walls and rooftops. Even the mounds of garbage look clean. 920 more words

Such Is Life

Reading Rainbow Redeux

I grew up with Reading Rainbow. Well, kinda sorta.  The MEPA and I were fairly strict about television (that and we didn’t want to pay for cable) and pretty much the only TV the kiddos watched came via PBS programming.   316 more words


My reading habits

As I mentioned in my previous post, I want to reinvent my blog and talk more about the things I like – particularly books, movies and maybe some series. 1,187 more words