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January Reads

I kicked off the year with a pretty good month of reading. I worked my way through eight books which consisted of one poetry collection, two non-fictions, three novels and two crime thrillers. 922 more words


Review 6 -Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendrick

Quick Facts:

  • Title: Scrappy Little Nobody
  • Author: Anna Kendrick
  • Publisher: Touchstone: Simon & Schuster, Inc.
  • Year Published: 2016
  • Setting: Mostly Portland, Maine; New York City, New York; Los Angeles, California…
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Book Review


The Giver by Lois Lowry


Lowry, L. (1993). The Giver. New York: Houghton Books for Children.

Science Fiction, appropriate for ages 11+

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Review: "The Twilight Wife" by A. J. Banner

Title: “The Twilight Wife”
Author: A.J. Banner
Genre: Psychological thriller, domestic suspense
Publication Date: Dec. 27, 2016 (Touchstone)

My Rating: ★★★☆☆

I waver between 2 and 3 stars for this one. 279 more words

Amazing Fantastic Incredible: A Marvelous Memoir (Touchstone)

Rating: 4/5 – Stan Lee’s Autobiography in Comic Book Form!
by ComicSpectrum EiC Bob Bretall.

What is this hardcover book doing under the comic book reviews?  732 more words


Day One

This will serve as my Blog away from Boston until class starts up again.

I am writing to try to determine my dissertation topic via research questions and perspectives. 348 more words

Touchstone Writing Moments

Much of what I do is centered around writing; I love it. As an aspiring English teacher and possible author, I understand what an important role it plays for both jobs. 509 more words