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Review: Elmet by Fiona Mozley

I arrived at this novel by a vagarious route. I recently finished Hild by Nicola Griffith in which the last Celtic kingdom of Elmet is a central motif. 510 more words

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Portland Book Release Party

Ok, so I’m a little late, but last week I formally released my book Silverfish into the world. I believe I posted about it before, but it was held at the Baker Building in North Portland (NoPo.) The space is amazing and recommended if you’re looking for Portland event space. 66 more words

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The Louisiana Republic by Maxim Jakubowski @CaffeineNights #RandomThingsTours

Today I am delighted to be joining the blog tour for Maxim Jakubowski’s The Louisiana Republic. Definitely a departure for me and my little blog but I have a guest post from the author which I know you’ll all find fascinating. 1,501 more words

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History of Wolves - Emily Fridlund

This was a Bookopia (Palampur Book Club) read

Genre : Contemporary Literature

Rating : * * 

Contrary to what the title suggests, this book is not about wolves. 988 more words

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Review: Elmet by Fiona Mozley

I arrived at this novel by a vagarious route. I recently finished Hild by Nicola Griffith in which the last Celtic kingdom of Elmet is a central motif. 510 more words

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A Great and Terrible Beauty ~ #JNGReads

Ah, when reality fails to live up to expectations…

This novel was annoying. Was it as annoying as some of the 2-star reads I toiled through last year? 1,044 more words

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The Great Passage

Title: The Great Passage
Japanese Title: Fune o amu (船を編む)
Author: Shion Miura (三浦 しをん)
Translator: Juliet Winters Carpenter
Publication Year: 2017 (America); 2011 (Japan) 1,156 more words

Contemporary Literature