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40 Things (39)

Following along with Boof’s 40 Day Challenge leading up to her 40th birthday, day 39! 39) A book I expected to hate but loved Before I started the Stieg Larsson trilogy of books, I never would have imagined that I would have loved them as much.  It took me about 75 pages to get into… Continue reading 40 Things (39)

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40 Things (38)

Following along with Boof’s 40 Day Challenge leading up to her 40th birthday, day 38! 38) An author crush This is a toughy, because although I can be an author-stalker, I don’t necessarily think about them as crushes.  But one author that I immediately looked for on Goodreads because I love to read anything by… Continue reading 40 Things (38)

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40 Things (37)

Following along with Boof’s 40 Day Challenge leading up to her 40th birthday, Day 37 – 37) A book that I still think about years after having read it Gosh, there are a lot of books that I still think about, years later.  I’d like to re-read “Tale of Two Cities” sometime, as I remember… Continue reading 40 Things (37)

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40 Things (36)

Following along with Boof’s 40 Day Challenge leading up to her 40th birthday, day 36: 36) A favourite book recommended by another book blogger Well, since almost all the books on my TBR list come from book blogs or newsletters, it would be hard to choose just one!  But a recent favorite was the book… Continue reading 40 Things (36)

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40 Things (35)

Following along with Boof’s 40 Day Challenge leading up to her 40th birthday, day 35 – 35) The longest book I have ever read Once again, I am so thankful for Goodreads.  It was easy to look up the number of pages in several books that I have read.  If I had to guess without… Continue reading 40 Things (35)

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40 Things (34)

Following along with Boof’s 40 Day Challenge leading up to her 40th birthday, day 34: 34) A book I wish I had written Hmmm.  Good question.  I wish I could write any book that is fun, intelligent, and succinctly written.  I love words, especially well-chosen and clever words.  And I love books that leave you… Continue reading 40 Things (34)

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40 Things (32) – and my BiRtHdAy

Following along with Boof’s 40 Day Challenge leading up to her 40th birthday, day 32 (MY BIRTHDAY!) 32) A book that has been on my shelf unread for more than 5 years Five years ago I lived in a different house and had different book shelves.  I lost a lot of books, although I did… Continue reading 40 Things (32) – and my BiRtHdAy

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40 Things (31)

Following along with Boof’s 40 Day Challenge leading up to her 40th birthday, day 31: 31) A book that everyone else seems to love except me Once again, I turned to Goodreads to review my lower-starred books to see what I didn’t love that others did.  I don’t have many one-star books, although “The Corrections”… Continue reading 40 Things (31)

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40 Things (29)

Following along with Boof’s 40 Day Challenge leading up to her 40th birthday, day 29 – 29) A favourite book with animals in When I was young (5th grade? 6th grade?) I loved “Where the Red Fern Grows,” but I haven’t read it since then, so  it’s hard to say it’s a favorite, because when… Continue reading 40 Things (29)

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40 Things (27)

Following along with Boof’s 40 Day Challenge leading up to her 40th birthday, day 27! 27) A book I love that deserves to be better known I have been following The Satellite Sisters for more than ten years now – through their weekly radio show turned daily radio show, turned daily podcast, turned weekly podcast;… Continue reading 40 Things (27)