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Some bookish things: Snow maidens, Vonnegut, & Tsundoku

1. Isn’t this portrait of Kurt Vonnegut great? He wrote such dark books, but had such a lovely, optimistic mind. The Chicago-based artist does other funny “pep-talk” prints, including a great one of… 133 more words


The Snow Child - Eowyn Ivey

This is a beautifully written book.  Take a broken married couple who wanted nothing more in their life than to have a houseful of children and place them in Alaska during the 1920’s. 792 more words

Book Reviews

Quote of the Day - 1.17.15

“It was beautiful, Mabel knew, but it was a beauty that ripped you open and scored you clean so that you were left helpless and exposed, if you lived at all.”
― Eowyn Ivey, The Snow Child

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REVIEW: "The Snow Child" by Eowyn Ivey

The Specs:
Title: “The Snow Child”
Author: Eowyn Ivey
Page Count: 386
Genres: fiction, literary fiction, magical realism
Rating: 5 snowflakes out of 5 snowflakes… 379 more words

My top FIVE books of 2014

Happy New Year! Hope you had a great Christmas and festive season. I spent at least a part of mine ruminating on which books should be included on this list. 312 more words

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[Book Review] The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey

I thought this book was going to leave me in tears but I ended up being like ‘Yup Faina did the right thing.’ but for spoiler reasons I cannot possibly say what that is. 499 more words