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Book Review: And Every Morning the Way Home Gets Longer and Longer: A Novella by Fredrik Backman

 

My love affair with Fredrik Backman’s writing continues with his new novella, And Every Morning the Way Home Gets Longer and Longer, Continue reading “Book Review: And Every Morning the Way Home Gets Longer and Longer: A Novella by Fredrik Backman”

Book Review: Letters of Note by Shaun Usher

 

Could there a book that, in some way, appeals to everyone? If it is possible, I’d lay a solid bet that Letters of Note could be that book. Continue reading “Book Review: Letters of Note by Shaun Usher”

Sunday Comics: Hero Bear and the Kid

I want to start off by making a few things clear. First off, I am officially obsessed with Mike Kunkel’s Hero Bear and the Kid, and have been for years. Secondly, I think you should be obsessed too–it’s one of the best all-ages comics there is.

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Book Review: A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

* Click click click* That’s the sound of me buying everything Fredrik Backman has written. I know I’m late to the game having just read A Man Called Ove but I’m going to ask forgiveness by saying that everyone who told me to read it was right–so very right. Continue reading “Book Review: A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman”

A Change of Heart by Sonali Dev: A Book Review, Blog Tour, Giveaway, Interview, and an Umm Interesting Conversation

This post is going to be on the long side so I’m going to do away with the catchy intros and just jump right in. This week Melinda and Jessica are participating in the blog tour for A Change of Heart by one of their favorite authors, Sonali Dev. We’ve got a silly story of two bloggers, a review, an interview with the author, and, if you make it all the way to the end, a giveaway! Fun right! We think so 🙂  Continue reading “A Change of Heart by Sonali Dev: A Book Review, Blog Tour, Giveaway, Interview, and an Umm Interesting Conversation”

Real-Time Reads: A Discovery of Witches, Harry Potter, and Little Women

I know there is a division among avid readers between those that will only read a book once and those who re-read their favorites many times over. It’s no secret that I fall into the re-reader group, but I have a question for my fellow bookworms in both camps: Do you ever choose to read or re-read a book based on the timeline of the story matching up with real-time? Continue reading “Real-Time Reads: A Discovery of Witches, Harry Potter, and Little Women”

Gifts for the Bookish: Wear Your Favorite Book

I’ve recently been given an excuse to update my wardrobe and I’ve decided to give it a particularly bookish spin (think modern-vintage-geeky-librarian-chic). Not surprisingly I’ve found a plethora of wonderful items and thought I’d share them with you.  Continue reading “Gifts for the Bookish: Wear Your Favorite Book”

Ten Questions with Sonali Dev

This week’s Ten Questions features an author who you may remember from Jess and Melinda’s fangirl squeeing, Sonali Devthe author of a soon-to-be trio of women’s fiction novels with a distinctly Bollywood twist. Continue reading “Ten Questions with Sonali Dev”

Book Review: The Velvet Hours by Alyson Richman

If you’ve read Alyson Richman’s novels before, you won’t be disappointed with The Velvet Hours. If you’re a first time reader, get ready to add a pile of books to your to-read shelf.

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