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Review: Lichgates by S.M. Boyce

Review: Lichgates by S.M. Boyce

Amazon | Goodreads | Barnes & Noble Lichgates by S.M. Boyce Hidden on Earth are Lichgates to the hidden world of Ourea.  Twenty-year-old Kara Magari, unknowingly steps through one while hiking in the Rockies in an attempt to clear her head after the recent death […]

Book Blogger Challenge, Day 13

Book Blogger Challenge, Day 13

Today’s prompt asks talks about under-appreciated books. Day 13: Describe one under-appreciated book EVERYONE should read. Introducing…Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones. I chose this book because I absolutely loved it and I feel that more people have seen the animated movie than read […]

Book Blogger Challenge, Day 12

Book Blogger Challenge, Day 12

Today’s prompt asks about the dreaded blogger fatigue. Day 12: How do you fight blogger fatigue? On any given day, I run two, sometimes three different blogs.  The number varies because I face serious blogger fatigue with the first one.  I’ve written in it twice […]

K: The Key

K: The Key

The Key by A.D. Duling As you may have guessed by now, with the exception of a recommended book that I have on my Kindle, I have very little rhyme or reason for what I choose to read other than something about the book’s title […]

Book Blogger Challenge, Day 11

Book Blogger Challenge, Day 11

Day 11’s prompt entails my favorite posts from my blog. Day 11: Show off! 5 of your best blog posts! This is probably the hardest day on the whole challenge.  My blog is almost a month old.  There are only 28 posts so far, and […]

Book Blogger Challenge, Day 10

Book Blogger Challenge, Day 10

Today’s prompt asks how I choose the next book to read. Day 10: How do you choose what book to read next? There are three answers to this. For my alphabet books, this is really pretty simple.  I pick a random book on my Kindle […]

Book Blogger Challenge, Day 9

Book Blogger Challenge, Day 9

Today’s challenge involves why I blog about books. Day 9: Why do you blog about books? I’m sure that my short answer echoes that of many other bloggers.  I love books, reading, and writing, so why not? My longer version goes like this.  I’ve loved […]

Review: Jabberwocky by Daniel Coleman

Review: Jabberwocky by Daniel Coleman

Jabberwocky by Daniel Coleman I chose to read Jabberwocky because when I was picking out the book for H, I saw Hatter by the same author.  Jabberwocky was written first, and thus that’s what I knew I had to read so that I could read […]

Results of Day 8 Challenge Post

Results of Day 8 Challenge Post

I spent a good deal of time reading what others had to write about what appeals to them in blogs as a part of Day 8 of the 15 Day Book Blogger Challenge, and in doing so, I learned that I have some work to […]

Book Blogger Challenge, Day 8

Book Blogger Challenge, Day 8

Today’s challenge is about those things that I like to see on other blogs. Day 8: Quick! Write 15 bullet points of things that appeal to you on blogs. Color.  Just because I read a lot of books and read a lot of blogs about […]