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in the reading room: Comics February is over but there's still comics in the mix...

*The Sculptor by Scott McCloud. Oh how I love this book. It’s joined that group of graphic novels that I hold especially dear to my heart. 758 more words

Book Stuff

Book Club Announcement: 'Alias Grace' by Margaret Atwood

This month, the lovely Susie from Girl With Her Head In a Book and I read Wuthering Heights together, and both blogged about it as part of a new book club venture.  143 more words

Right Sized Listening for Pre-readers

Live Oak Media has a new series of Readalongs featuring titles from National Geographic that are just right-sized for the youngest nonfiction crowd! Weighing in with four to six minute recordings, these titles about puppies, coral reef fish, a sloth’s view of the rain forest, and more give kids the chance to hear excellent performance as well as discover the world beyond their home. 168 more words

Waffle, waffle, waffle...

This week over at the Broke and the Bookish the Topic for Top Ten Tuesday is:

Ten Books I’d Love to Read With My Book Club/If I Had A Book Club… 323 more words

Book Reviews

#TFIOWBuddyRead Project

So I had this idea some time ago, and I think I’ll finally share it with you so we can try seeing how this works. 389 more words


New Book Club: 'Wuthering Heights' by Emily Bronte

I have been corresponding with the lovely Susie at Girl With Her Head in a Book of late about starting a little online book club.  We have decided that our first ‘trial’ book, as it were, should be one which both of us have very much enjoyed in the past, and one which we were keen to re-read.  82 more words

The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson

The Haunting of Hill House was written by Shirley Jackson in 1959. A finalist for the National Book Award, it’s considered by many to be one of the best horror stories out there, at least in the ghost story/haunted house category. 1,134 more words