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Allegiant by Veronica Roth

“I suppose a fire that burns that bright is not meant to last.”

This trilogy ending of this dystopian series, for me, is one of thee most heartbreaking. 331 more words

AYearAThon January 2016- Benchwarmers

Hey guys,

Part of my New Year’s Resolution is to participate in more read-a-thons throughout the year. I have many books that have been sitting on my shelf for a while and read-a-thons are the perfect venue for me to get through them. 263 more words


Literary Advent Calendar- 11th December

Open to reveal day 11 of our Literary Advent Calendar.


Authors beginning with the letter Q

Matthew Quick

The Silver Linings Playbook

This is another offering that I received from the reading club that I attend. It seemed to be promising, even if the subject matter is heavy going, seeing as it deals with the first person point of view of a man suffering from some kind of mental illness. 116 more words


Every Cloud...

I don’t have to look up to know Mom is making another surprise visit.

Ever since my fave Jennifer Lawrence won her Oscar in 2012 I have desperately wanted to watch the film she was praised for but my inner literary geek said “no” – I…

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Book Review

WEEKEND READ| The Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick

I really enjoyed The Silver Linings Playbook movie when it came out, which made me want to read the book.  Usually it’s the other way around.   220 more words


Anthony Crescenzo: Family footsteps lead right to the huddle as Jugglers' pivot honours his late dad

VANCOUVER — When quarterback Anthony Crescenzo convenes the huddle, bowing slightly along with the rest of his Notre Dame Jugglers teammates to call the next play, he cocks his left arm to study the options on the band taped around his wrist. 755 more words