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Alice Hoffman Does Not Screw Around

Let me just talk about my love of Alice Hoffman’s novels here. Some spoilers for Second  Nature, which I am about halfway through right now, and for some of her other novels. 214 more words


The Dovekeepers by Alice Hoffman

We were no different from the doves above us. We could not speak or cry, but when there was no choice we discovered we could fly.

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My 'Leaving' Book Haul

Tomorrow I’m leaving the UK and I’m moving to France. So this is going to be my last book haul for a while…

Anyway these are the books I got, and I have a feeling that I’m going to be reading a couple of them very soon. 635 more words


April is National Poetry Month. Let's join the celebration!

Hey fellow GigaReaders. Some one pick a book of poetry for us to try as our next group read. I can’t remember the last poem I read and I have no idea what to suggest, but thought it would be something new for us. 69 more words


If the Wolfman had not disappeared . . .

Yes, The Museum of Extraordinary Things has a wolfman, a mermaid, a butterfly girl along with a sword swallower, a 100 year old turtle, animal acts and oddities on display within its walls. 231 more words


Nightbird: A Wish For Summer

When Nightbird by Alice Hoffman came up on Netgalley, it sounded really intriguing. Set in Sidwell, a quiet Massachusetts town, a young girl called Twig has isolated herself, as has her mother. 356 more words