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Paraic O'Donnell - The Maker of Swans

Of roses, swans and the ordering of fine things in great rooms……….

Paraic O’Donnell’s strange, seductive, immersive Gothic literary creation had me pretty well hooked from the off. 872 more words


Reviewed: "The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend" by Katarina Bivald

I love books about books. Not non-fiction critiques and essays on the importance of classics in a modern world. Those are fine. But what I love are books about ordinary people living ever so slightly extraordinary lives because they, like me, love books. 424 more words


Tour & Review -- The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend

Welcome to my spot for this tour! I’m lucky to have you stop by!

This is a book about books! What’s not to love?!

The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend… 995 more words


Plotted: A Literary Atlas

What would happen if you created maps that tracked the plots of classic books?  This is exactly what Andrew DeGraff and Daniel Harmon did.  Daniel Harmon wrote an introduction essay for each book and Andrew DeGraff made incredible maps tracking the characters and their movements throughout the story.   182 more words

Books And Reading

Vellichor and the allure of books about bookstores

I saw a recent Twitter post listing “23 emotions people feel but can’t explain” from the Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows. (The tweet is here… 408 more words


Endymion Spring by Matthew Skelton

In the dead of night, a cloaked figure drags a heavy box through snow-covered streets. The chest, covered in images of mythical beasts, can only be opened when the fangs of its serpent’s-head clasp taste blood.

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Ink and Bone by Rachel Caine

Genre: Teen Fantasy

Series: The Great Library, #1

Rating: 4/5
If a book is about other books (and let’s face it, all of us bookworms/authors just can’t help but write about our one true love) I am instantly interested. 450 more words