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“Like a Superbowl for Book Lovers!”

A few months ago I had the idea that I wanted to get together the various random people I know that love to talk about books and reading.  Not to talk about one book in particular, but to talk about why we became people who love to read and discuss books!  I thought I would… Continue reading “Like a Superbowl for Book Lovers!”

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44 Things – Quarter 4

Yes, Quarter 4.  In a few months I will be having another birthday!  I have been so busy lately that I haven’t had much time for self-reflection, so I haven’t completed this thought yet.  Let’s see what comes of it for now… 44 Things: Q4 – Things to DO or LOOK FORWARD TO! (July, August,… Continue reading 44 Things – Quarter 4

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A Little Bookish Post

I haven’t written about books for a while, mostly because I haven’t been a rock star in the book-reading department lately!  I spent a lot of my August reading time catching up on my magazine reading.  There is no way I will meet my already-modified reading goal for 2012, but I’m ok with that.  I’ve… Continue reading A Little Bookish Post

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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 (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 (25)!

Following along with Boof’s 40 Day Challenge leading up to her 40th birthday, today’s topic is: 25) A favourite chicklit book I do love me some chicklit!  To answer this question I first looked up a definition of chicklit. Novels written for and by young women Literature appealing to women, usually with a romantic or… Continue reading 40 Things (25)!

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40 Things (23)

Following along with Boof’s 40 Day Challenge leading up to her 40th birthday, next topic is: 23) A book that is a most treasured possession Because of the flood, many of my childhood books were destroyed so anything that I have from my childhood is treasured by me.  It’s kind of funny, because I’ll be… Continue reading 40 Things (23)

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40 Things (22)

Following along with Boof’s 40 Day Challenge leading up to her 40th birthday, day 22’s topic is: 22) A book I hope I get for my birthday Well, I know that Boof is doing this leading up to her 40th birthday, and one of the reasons I decided to participate was because I am going… Continue reading 40 Things (22)

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Books: Catching up with myself!

I’ve been busy blogging about Boof’s list and my list and meanwhile books are being finished!  That’s a good thing.  I’m definitely going to make my Goodreads goal (and surpass it!) of 55 books by year end.  Good times.  Love Goodreads. So far in September I have finished the following: “A Lover’s Dictionary” by David… Continue reading Books: Catching up with myself!