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Hardback Heaven: Consult the Oracle (2013)

Consult the Oracle by Gabriel Nostradamus (et al)
(Old House books, 2013, 168 pgs.)

“The colour of the moustache: This indicates character. According to an Italian writer, a black moustache shows a manly boldness; brown, a hot head and good temper; red, wiliness; blonde, a noble soul; white, a lack of vital heat; bristly, fury; thick, rusticity; coarse, audacity; and scanty, languor.” (p122) 692 more words

Reflection by Elizabeth Lim

Reflection by Elizabeth Lim

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

I actually bought the hardback copy of Reflection to add it along to my fairy tales books collection. 355 more words

April 2018 book haul post....so far....

Oh my gosh!!! You guys. I literally hit the jack pot at my library!! I’m just soooo super stoked for my books I checked out that I’m just wandering around my place in circles with just soooo many happy, excited motions. 189 more words

HAIKU #90

stacked in the window

a growing pile of hardbacks

sunlight faded tomes

Poetry

Currently Reading Tag

Hello! This morning I woke up to a few inches of snow and am feeling fairly cross about it. I don’t like the feeling of being trapped in the house and my car does not do well on snowy roads. 702 more words

Textures & Mediums: Reviewing Reading

I have phases of creative outlets: Sewing, Painting, Blogging. Currently: Reading.
(49 books in 2018, but who’s counting? Me, very carefully, always.)

I get my kicks through a variety of outlets. 670 more words

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Happy World Book Day all you Comfortable Books, you...

Happy World Book Day, everyone.

As is tradition, children all over the UK have gone to school dressed up as characters from their favourite books. Or this year, more likely, stayed at home due to schools being closed by the snow and spent the day actually reading their favourite books. 537 more words

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