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How the F*** Do I Name My Characters?

If you’re a parent (or even if you’re not), it’s easy to understand the agony behind choosing a name for this squirming mass of flesh you’ve created. 575 more words

Book Recommendation: Swamplandia! by Karen Russell

Karen Russell’s Swamplandia! is a great read. Check out this review by Janet Maslin from The New York Times.

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One Woman Book Club: Swamplandia!

Swamplandia! first caught my attention when I heard about it on NPR (or here). If you’d asked me, I would have said the book came out in 2014, but apparently it was 2011. 702 more words

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Travel reading: Swamplandia! in southern Florida

One of my favorite ways to deepen the experience of a new destination is to immerse myself in a book set in that place while I visit. 588 more words

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Top Gun, It's Friday

Every week, we the contributors of SuperGlooze are going to round up some things that we have been really enjoying this week and share them with anyone willing to give it a try. 267 more words

Friday Recommendations

The beginning of the end can feel a lot like the middle when you are living in it.

―Karen Russell, Swamplandia!

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Favorite Book Characters of 2015

Merry Christmas Eve!! I’m currently listening to Christmas music because I actually don’t feel especially festive yet but that’s going to be remedied. Anyways, yesterday I posted up my favorite OTPs of 2015, now it’s on to my top characters of 2015. 120 more words