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Caldwell Perspective Review: A Hundred Thousand Worlds

A Hundred Thousand Worlds by Bob Proehl

Decisions have consequences, but sometimes those consequences take a bit of time to catch up, which is just the case for Valerie Torrey. 246 more words

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Told and Not Told

I finished the first book in my #RachelRereads series about a month ago, Kazuo Ishiguro’s critically-acclaimed novel Never Let Me Go. A surprisingly dark coming-of-age story about three friends growing up in England – first at a progressive and arts-focused private school called Hailsham, and later in a group of isolated cottages – before going their separate ways and reuniting as adults. 633 more words

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2016 Book Challenge- A Book You Should Have Read in School

2016 Book Challenge- A Book You Should Have Read in School

I’m a little behind on my 2016 Book Challenge write ups, but not behind on the reading itself. 939 more words

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Caldwell Perspective Review: Patient H.M.: A Story of Memory, Madness, and Family Secrets by Luke Dittrich

(This review was first published in The Caldwell Perspective-

 https://issuu.com/chanteledicehensel/docs/september_2016_caldwell_perspective )

The history of medical advances is riddled with suspect practices and ideas that with hindsight seem less than stellar. 273 more words

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Harry Potter is afraid of pigeons and this post is full of spoilers

A spoiler-full review of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Please don’t read this if you don’t want to have the play spoiled for you. 1,124 more words

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Book Review: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children


I gobbled this book up so quickly! It surprised me, because the first time I encountered it years ago, I flipped through the pages, looked at the giant font size and all the pages with photos and thought, ‘Hmm, this is way below my reading level.’ 505 more words

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Don’t Just Consider What the Author Thinks —

The moment I laid eyes on this meme, this entire post flooded my foggy head. I’ve been dealing with allergies for about five days now and have barely been able to hear from the pressure in my head so being able to focus my thoughts properly has been nothing short of impossible.

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