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Belle and Books

It has been a snowy, icy, sick few weeks for us here at the Cupit home and today we were itching to get out.  Our grandson, Mason, was just getting over a stomach bug last weekend when we kept him when our granddaughter, Daphne, was born.  1,303 more words

My North Carolina

Friday Favorites #19

Happy Friday everyone!

I hope you have nice Valentine’s Day plans for the weekend!

Here are some staff favorites for the week. Maybe you’ll find your next read or new favorite song to listen to! 233 more words

Friday Favorites

Winter Reads

“I prefer winter and fall, when you feel the bone structure of the landscape. Something waits beneath it; the whole story doesn’t show.” Andrew Wyeth…

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Book Reviews

Some bookish things: Snow maidens, Vonnegut, & Tsundoku

1. Isn’t this portrait of Kurt Vonnegut great? He wrote such dark books, but had such a lovely, optimistic mind. The Chicago-based artist does other funny “pep-talk” prints, including a great one of… 133 more words

Books

The Snow Child - Eowyn Ivey

This is a beautifully written book.  Take a broken married couple who wanted nothing more in their life than to have a houseful of children and place them in Alaska during the 1920’s. 792 more words

Book Reviews

Quote of the Day - 1.17.15

“It was beautiful, Mabel knew, but it was a beauty that ripped you open and scored you clean so that you were left helpless and exposed, if you lived at all.”
― Eowyn Ivey, The Snow Child

Quote Of The Day

REVIEW: "The Snow Child" by Eowyn Ivey

The Specs:
Title: “The Snow Child”
Author: Eowyn Ivey
Page Count: 386
Genres: fiction, literary fiction, magical realism
Rating: 5 snowflakes out of 5 snowflakes… 379 more words