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Holiday reading

Holidays are finally here, and I am so ready to get in to some serious holiday reading, of the not so serious kind. I’m not usually one for changing the type of books I read according to the season or time of year, with the exception of avoiding anything too heavy (both physically and emotionally) when I’m flying somewhere. 145 more words

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Book Review: Swamplandia! (with spoilers)

Title & Author: Swamplandia! by Karen Russell
Genre: Fiction, Women’s Fiction

Swamplandia! is book #52 of my reading challenge – which means I succeeded! Unfortunately this book left a bitter taste in my mouth. 1,235 more words

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Book Review: Swamplandia! (spoiler-free)

Title & Author: Swamplandia! by Karen Russell
Genre: Fiction, Women’s Fiction

Swamplandia! is book #52 of my reading challenge – which means I succeeded! Unfortunately this book left a bitter taste in my mouth. 1,033 more words

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I normally avoid revealing plot spoilers on principle – I like readers to be able to experience the book at their own pace. But I made an exception for… 66 more words

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Genre Irrelevance

Science fiction and literary fiction. Ok, I accept the terms. They are realms of marketing mostly unless you’re locked into a limited spectrum of the imagination. 412 more words

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