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Kristin Cashore's Graceling

*Parts of this review appeared on the blog Taking the Waters, where I discuss the writing life and my adoration of 18th-century literature. It has been amended to fit my rating system, but otherwise, the sentiments are the same! 957 more words

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7 Gal Pals I’d Invite Over for Wine Night

One of my favorite holidays is coming up, a day of love, sisterhood and waffles – it’s Galentine’s day. A day invented by the always passionate Deputy Parks Director, Leslie Knope from NBC’s TV series Parks and Recreation. 456 more words

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What I've Read: Graceling

Graceling by Kristin Cashore is a young adult fantasy set in a world where people can have  a magic-like power, called a Grace. But unlike magic, Graces only enhance one particular ability, such as cooking, fighting, or swimming. 917 more words


Top Ten Tuesday: Books I'd Like a Sequel To

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and Bookish where we get a new topic for a top 10 list. 

This weeks topic is all about wanting more/less of something. 637 more words


Graceling - Kristin Cashore

Review (Amazon): Kristin Cashore’s best-selling, award-winning fantasy Graceling tells the story of the vulnerable yet strong Katsa, a smart, beautiful teenager who lives in a world where selected people are given a Grace, a special talent that can be anything from dancing to swimming. 2,131 more words

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Oooh, oooh, oooh!! TBR potential!

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is Top Ten ALL TIME Favorite Books Of X Genre, and I knew I had to choose fantasy.

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Fire by Kristin Cashore

As I mentioned in my blog post reviewing Graceling by Kristin Cashore, I wasn’t expecting another book in this series. However, this book is a partner to… 681 more words

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