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April Books Read

Total Books: 2 Favorite Book: We Need to Talk About Kevin Least Favorite: Suite Francaise

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March Books Read

Total Books: 3 Favorite Book: The Forgotten Garden Least Favorite: Ghostwalk

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The Turn of the Screw

—3— I’ve been delving into more “classics” of late, due to the fantastic collection of public domain work on archive.org.  Books here are free to read, and audiobooks are free to listen to.  And I’m finding listening to these stories … Continue reading

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Daddy Long Legs

—5— Looking for the perfect little book, which is simple, sweet, and goodhearted?  It wont take you long to read, but it will make you smile.  Daddy Long Legs, written by Jean Webster in 1912, is the story of Jerusha … Continue reading

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February Books Read

Total Books Read: 2 Favorite Book: Cutting for Stone Least Favorite: The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

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January Books Read

I’m a little behind the times. Favorite Book: Daddy Long Legs Least Favorite: Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (but still highly recommend!  I just read three classics this month!)

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A Prayer for Owen Meany

—4.5— Can I tell you to read this book?  Because I’m going to.  Please read this book.  It is beautiful.  Sometimes you forget that books can be beautiful.  And I know A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving has been … Continue reading

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The House at Midnight

—2.5— Let’s start with the summary this time: Joanna is 30, and on the edge of true adulthood (whatever that means).  Her closest friends are her Oxford besties from the good-old college days.  Her closest of her closest friends is … Continue reading

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Caught My Eye

Well, my TBR list has surpassed 300.  This disgusts me.  But here are the new books I’ve added and am pretty excited to read. . .  probably 2 years from now. Has anyone else been seeing this book, The Weird … Continue reading

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My Top Ten Books of 2010

Ready for another ‘best of” list for 2010?  Yes you are!  My list of the ten best books I read this year.  Not all have been reviewed yet– I’m working on that part.  Enjoy! 10. Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins 9. … Continue reading

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