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"The Black Witch" and Nopeness

TW: racism, homophobia, abuse, assault, misogyny, ableism, Holocaust imagery & Nazism, childhood marriage. 

Okay let’s talk about the shitpile that is “The Black Witch”, a new debut YA fantasy book set to release in May 2017. 1,513 more words


BookIshNess publication launch at BABE

As many MAMDP students know, we went on our pre- World Book Night expedition to Loch Ness last weekend with a few students as part of our investigation into the Loch Ness Monster. 138 more words


Get To Know Your Book Clubbers: Sarah

After answering all of these questions, I noticed that I almost exclusively mentioned historical fiction. I do enjoy other kinds of books, but clearly I have a favorite. 1,360 more words


Book reviews: Dithering romances, quickly approaching apocalyptic events, and different approaches to abandonment issues.

Morning, all! It was a decent haul of Books Finished this week, so let’s see what’s in our queue to discuss. (Yes, I’m rushing because: The… 983 more words


Book Reviews: Re-reads, Romances, Biblical throwbacks, and YA nerdpurr romances.

It’s been a while since we’ve done this! I’ve been busy hosting the plague and SuperTummyBug 2017 and also a wicked reading slump that certainly doesn’t help. 1,333 more words


[Book Review] The Lion in the Living Room

Did you know that housecats are classified as one of the world’s 100 Worst Invasive Species?

Or that one of the earliest cat shows was won by a ring-tailed lemur? 202 more words


Adjusting to Cape Town

If you’ve wondered where I’ve gone, or why my last post was such a random shout from the dark… it’s because adjusting to a new life in Cape Town has been hard. 533 more words

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