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Dreaming of Middle Earth

When I was a child growing up in the northwest suburbs of Chicago, there was a boxed set of books on a shelf in my parents’ study. 2,510 more words


2016 reading challenge

After last year’s popsugar reading challenge in which I read 52 books with a certain topic, I decided I would take it easy on myself this year. 351 more words


5 Fandom Friday: Smart Phone Apps I'm Loving

Happy Friday! We Travelling Geeks have decided to join 5 Fandom Friday — a weekly nerdy link up where bloggers share a personalized top 5 list based on a given topic. 411 more words

The Hobbit


Today, the guys in the Goodreads Top 5 Wednesday group had a great topic: Summer Reads.  This can include beach reads, fun reads, or any book you associate with summer for whatever reason!   431 more words

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My 9-year-old Self Defends the Hobbit Movies

The Hobbit was supposed to be my (erm’s) introduction to high fantasy, which is my father’s realm. My mother isn’t a big fan, or even a fan of high fantasy at all, but even she insisted that I read  1,161 more words


Top Ten Books You Should've Read in High School But Didn't

All of us were guilty of it at some point in time. A class assigned a book that just didn’t appeal to us, or we didn’t have the time to get it in. 1,443 more words