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3 of Our Favorite Books Set in Chicago

This weekend we are headed to Chicago with our family to celebrate our great Grandpa’s 100th birthday! Can you believe that? Our impending trip inspired us to think about what some of our favorite books are that are set in Chicago (or a version of it) and we were able to come up with a few. 301 more words


A(nother) Review: The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger

Do you have a book case? Most people do in some form or another.

And I’m assuming because you are reading a blog about a book, then you do too. 683 more words


790 days to go | 61/365

“Running is many things to me: survival, calmness, euphoria, solitude. It is proof of my corporeal existence, my ability to control my movement through space if not time, and the obedience, however temporary, of my body to my will. 30 more words

Please, I want to be a librarian

Apologies for the extended break since the last post. Although I had intended to take a break over Christmas I hadn’t factored in getting a flu virus that took me out for about 5 weeks including a rather slow recovery period. 1,503 more words

Magical Realism

Magical realism is a genre which very much interests me, but one which I know I don’t read enough.  I have created a post where I wish to showcase ten works of magical realist fiction – five which I have personally loved, and five which very much intrigue me – with the hope of incorporating more books of the genre into my future reading. 1,588 more words

The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger

This was the description from Goodreads:

“Audrey Niffenegger’s dazzling debut is the story of Clare, a beautiful, strong-minded art student, and Henry, an adventuresome librarian, who have known each other since Clare was six and Henry was thirty-six, and were married when Clare was twenty-three and Henry thirty-one.

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Book Review

The Hating Game - #JNGReads

January 18, 2017

I’m lying in my bed at 9:38pm and all I can think of is The Hating Game.

I’m not actually reading it because I’m just over halfway through…and I never ever EVER want it to end! 1,541 more words