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To Be Read Tuesday: 4/21/15

My to-be-read stack is getting intense, guys. I mean, it’s THREE FEET TALL. Granted, this was taken a several days ago before I finished Conversion… 101 more words


Update, Dark Forests, and Bees... Oh My!

I wanted to give a little update before I write my review. This week I have started blogging 101. The idea is to get me into a good blogging habits, and use to writing on a daily basis. 1,136 more words

Book Reviews

The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

It took me a while to finally pick up the book and read, I had seen the film before and didn’t realise that it was a novel first until I did some research behind the storyline. 348 more words


March book reviews

A Fine Balance, Rohinton Mistry

Set in India in the 70s and 80s, this is the story of two tailors who according to their caste should be tanners, their unlikely friend the college student, and his land lady, plus assorted colourful minor characters. 708 more words

Written By Tamie

Choosing what matters

“You know, some things don’t matter that much, Lily. Like the color of a house. How big is that in the overall scheme of life? But lifting a person’s heart—now, that matters.

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365 Day Challenge (Day Fifty Nine): Great Books Are Powerful

I wish I spent more time reading.  There is nothing that changes my mood more than a good book.  It is the perfect escape from stress, like taking a relaxing vacation without having to physically leave the comfort of your own home. 266 more words

365 Day Challenge

The Secret Life of Bees

The Secret Life of Bees is a novel about 14-year old Lily Owens, who lived on a peach farm in South Carolina with her unloving father named T-Ray.   462 more words

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