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100 Books While 40: Blog Bankrupcy

In the last four weeks I have moved across the country, collected and constructed all new furniture, survived eight days in Cuba, and taken over a failing project at work. 153 more words

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Abandoning books

I can’t put my finger on why it makes me feel so bad to abandon a book. When I think back over the hundreds of books I’ve read, there have only been a handful that I’ve decided to put down for good. 365 more words

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Top 5 Wednesday -Books I DNF

I recently joined the Goodreads group Top 5 Wednesday  The group was created by Lainey and I’m excited to participate! It’s open to anyone, just click the link to join :) This week’s topic: Books you DNF. 431 more words

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'The Corrections' by Jonathan Franzen


The Corrections

All Enid Lambert wants is to have one last Christmas with her family round her. She and her husband Alfred are getting on a bit and the reality of their lives together has reached a point where the words ‘fractured’ and ‘awkward’ may be the best they can hope for. 497 more words

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Jonathan Franzen and Jennifer Weiner: The Shocking Truth Behind their Bitter Feud

Wake up, sheeple.

You think you know what the Jennifer Weiner/Jonathan Frazen feud is all about? VIDA counts? Unchecked egos? Social media? Literary vs. commercial fiction? 1,234 more words

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February With Friends

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Hello friends! Can you believe January is coming to an end? I had a painfully slow reading month. For instance, it feels like I’ve been listening to Dan Brown’s… 397 more words

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Rizzoli and Isles (SPOILERS)

“The Corrections” left off right where the previous episode of “Finding Carter” ended.  The reality of Seth’s death was starting to sink in.  Immediately, tensions were high. 149 more words

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