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A Christmas tale based on wishing

It’s only a week away from the big ‘C’ day and, to mark day 18, I am going to write about a magical book I discovered today called… 498 more words

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Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books I Read in 2014

Top Ten Tuesday is an original meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Head over there to see more lists like this one! 607 more words


Top Ten Tuesday: New-to-Me Authors

There’s nothing better than discovering an established author whose work you really love. Then her whole backlist, or maybe even a completed series, is waiting just for you to come along and read it. 548 more words


Read the World: South Asia

Today I wanted to talk about a region of the world called South Asia, which is – unsurprisingly – comprised of countries located in the… 574 more words


Small Jewels: Some Perfect Short Novels

It’s Day Four of National Novel Writing Month, and I’m already a couple of thousand words behind where I should be. So this seems like a pretty good time to consider a few small, perfect jewels of short novels. 292 more words


Rumer Godden

I’m looking for a show of hands, please: How many readers know that Rumer Godden was a mid-century novelist who also wrote children’s books and memoirs? 385 more words