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The Shadow of the Wind [Book Review]

Rating: 5/5

Considering my very dismal streak of choosing good books to read this year, The Shadow of the Wind ended my poor reading experience. Written by Carlos Ruiz Zafon in Spanish and English translated by Lucia Graves, this book is unputdownable. 446 more words

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Down the TBR Hole #11

A feature that helps you finally declutter your TBR shelf.

This was started by the wonderful Lia @ Lost in a Story whose blog you should definitely check out! 962 more words

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Five Star Predictions

I first saw this tag when it made its rounds on Booktube recently, after first watching Thoughts on Tomes video, and instantly loved how unique and different the idea was.  973 more words

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After our brief foray into pure nonfiction with The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, by the late great Oliver Sacks, the Field Notes Book Group is once again returning to the world of fiction for our November selection, which we will be discussing on November 18, from 11 to 12:30, and what a novel it is!   240 more words


A book you thought you wouldn't like but ended up loving

I participated in a book club in college and one of the books chosen seemed like it would be boring. I remember not wanting to read it but was committed to the book club so I bought it and read it anyways. 366 more words

Better than Usual

My day was actually quite nice, despite the weather!


I didn’t run this morning, but did get a workout in this afternoon with my friend Lyndsay which means I was sweating like a pig by then end of it. 937 more words

Fall Frenzy

“All the world is made of faith, and trust, and pixie dust.”

Here we are again with the Friday Face Off meme created by Books by Proxy .   This is a great opportunity to feature some of your favourite book covers.   292 more words

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