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Book Review: Mischling by Affinity Konar

It was a coincidence that I read this book at the same time my 92 year-old Grandfather was staying with me for the week. He was born in Ukraine and sent to a work camp in Germany during WWII when he was a teenager-he has the numbers tattooed on his hand to prove it.   545 more words

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Démission, Éducation Nationale et Caquètements

Aujourd’hui, j’ai démissionné de l’Éducation Nationale. Ou plutôt, soyons précis : hier, j’ai reçu mon arrêté de radiation des cadres de la fonction publique, après avoir entamé, il y a quelques semaines, une relation épistolaire brève mais vibrante avec les ressources humaines de mon rectorat. 1,647 more words


FYI: Musings From An Audiobookphile

In the 12 years, I’ve been a member of audible I’ve amassed over 1100 audiobooks titles in my collection. Yep, that amounts to close to 100 books per year! 494 more words


Review: Bite by K.S. Merbeth (audiobook)


My original Bite audiobook review and many others can be found at Audiobook Reviewer.

Bite, a post-apocalyptic offering from new author K.S. Merbeth, comes with a neat little hook with its focus on cannibal wasteland scavengers and killers, but I would have enjoyed a little more meat on the bone. 670 more words


3 Great New High-Interest Science Books

Science (at least to me) is decidedly NOT boring. But, I understand it when a student says they don’t like science, as it can be intimidating, with big words, classifications, and concepts. 452 more words

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2016 Richell Prize for Emerging Writer's Winner

Announcing the 2016 Winner of the Richell Prize for Emerging Writers

The past two years have seen the awarding of the Richell Prize for Emerging Writers, in memory of Matt Richell, former CEO of Hachette Australia, who died in 2014. 230 more words