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Reader Problems Book Tag

I’m tired, sore, and ridiculously cranky. This translates to I’m not in the condition to write nor create anything out of thin air. Instead, I’m stealing another tag from… 1,122 more words

Thought Of The Moment

Highway Robbery in the Fiction Section

I was mugged last week. The criminal stole all the books in my backpack and tossed a couple of dollars over his shoulder as he ran off laughing. 707 more words


Story Time - Indigo In The City

Note: I am not going to be specific about location. Just know it’s in Canada and in Canada we have 3 reoccurring book stores all over the place: Indigo, Chapters and Coles. 416 more words

Why my wallet is empty Part 2

I believe I deserve a treat from myself after the most horrible week of my life. I had my exams last week and while I studied really hard I’m still not too confident about my grades. 414 more words


Novel First Impressions

I once listened, with much incredulity and no small amount of disbelief, to a professor claiming the ability to discern whether or not he would enjoy a book Рany book Рbased upon the first sentence alone. 856 more words


Ramble 36: My trip to the book fair

I decided to do something people call “live blogging” and since my day yesterday was pretty interesting, I wanted to give it a shot. So, live blogging is basically blogging about your life. 296 more words

February 2015

New York comics haul

So I spent last week in New York, and between a visit to Forbidden Planet and Strand, this happened.

Some are series I already follow (Serenity, Saga, Chew, Fables), others were your recommendations (Ex Machina, Ms Marvel, Runaways, Rat Queens, Hawkeye) and other were pushes from the nice staff at Forbidden Planet (Locke & Key, Preacher, Planetary). 16 more words

Book Talk