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“A man's bookcase will tell you everything you'll ever need to know about him.” ― Walter Mosley

Since I’ve recently decided to turn this blog into a book blog I thought I should dive into the book blog meme days– SO today is FRIDAY… Exploring My Bookshelves is a weekly meme created at… 228 more words

Literature

SYNC 2016 Week 4 - Between lighthearted childhood & the dark danger of adulthood — Free to download

The precarious balance between lighthearted childhood and the dark danger of adulthood…

Finding your own voice may require moving beyond believing what you thought you knew of yourself in Tamara Ireland Stone’s… 318 more words

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Egg & Spoon

Egg & Spoon

Gregory Maguire
Candlewick Press, 2014

Do you remember reading Mark Twain’s The Prince and the Pauper? Well this fantasy novel is a take on that theme – a poor Russian peasant girl trades places with a girl of privilege on her way to be introduced to the Tsar. 360 more words

Book Review

Egg & Spoon

Egg & Spoon

Gregory Maguire
Candlewick Press, 2014

Do you remember reading Mark Twain’s The Prince and the Pauper? Well this fantasy novel is a take on that theme – a poor Russian peasant girl trades places with a girl of privilege on her way to be introduced to the Tsar. 359 more words

Book Review

"Wicked" by Gregory Maguire (1995)

“A mile above Oz, the Witch balanced on the wind’s forward edge, as if she were a green fleck of the land itself, flung up and sent wheeling away by the turbulent air.” 952 more words

Fantasy

“After Alice – A Novel” by Gregory Maguire

I don’t quite know how to categorize this book. I’d be inclined to say “fan fiction” but I’m quite ignorant about that, and this book seems to be more highly regarded. 186 more words

Author Talks: Gregory Maguire, Author of Wicked

Most Broadway fans know what Wicked is.  Many book lovers read the book before the musical became popular.  On Saturday night I got to attend an event that featured a conversation with Maguire, who is promoting his current book  463 more words

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