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What's She Reading? - January 18, 2017

I own a lot of books. Once upon a time, I read a lot of books. Lately, I’ve been buying a lot of books and leaving them to collect dust. 240 more words

There is Danger in the Binding

The Theme of Binding

Twice this week, I’ve noticed a similar theme in fantasy stories. It is the theme of binding. Out of fear, a mother binds her daughter. 706 more words

Book Review

Top Ten Best Books of 2016

Top Ten Tuesday
Welp. This is my third post today. I’m well aware that I’m spamming your feed. But I was JUST MADE AWARE OF THIS MEME hosted by the ladies over at… 167 more words


Review: A Discovery of Witches, by Deborah Harkness

Synopsis: When historian Diana Bishop opens an alchemical manuscript in the Bodleian Library, it’s an unwelcome intrusion of magic into her carefully ordered life. Though Diana is a witch of impeccable lineage, the violent death of her parents while she was still a child convinced her that human fear is more potent than any witchcraft. 433 more words

Book Reviews

Exercise Apps Worth Your Time

Today is the perfect day for yoga.  It is raining gently and there is a slight chill outside insisting that California has reached autumn even if it would prefer otherwise.   401 more words


Real-Time Reads: A Discovery of Witches, Harry Potter, and Little Women

I know there is a division among avid readers between those that will only read a book once and those who re-read their favorites many times over. 517 more words


Top Five Wednesday: Books I'd Like To See As TV Shows

Hello guys and happy Wednesday! Today is the day I realize I’d like to see more books as TV shows other than just The Raven Cycle, because every time someone asks me what book I’d like to see adapted to television I instantly shout… 150 more words

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