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Marina by Carlos Ruiz Zafón 

I have read three books previous to Marina by Carlos Ruiz Zafón, The Shadow of the Wind and it’s prequels, and I have liked them all well enough. Zafón has a way of writing that makes his books feel mysterious and … Continue reading

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Looking back at the books

I set a goal in 2015 to read 52 books. Because I have a tendency to read the same kind of literature over and over again, mainly young adult fiction and preferably dystopias, I wanted to make it a bit … Continue reading

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#23: Walden; or Life in the Woods by Henry David Thoreau

What is The Book that you come across most often as you read about simplifying, minimalism, or living life with less clutter? Or the book and writer that has been quoted the most, perhaps. I guess I gave the answer … Continue reading

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A bookish post

Books I’ve read since last I wrote anything about books: The Legend series by Marie Lu – #2: a “classic” romance Boy and girl meet in dystopian society, blah blah blah. I’m not sure it’s a classic love story, but … Continue reading

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Six months of Challenge

Almost six months of my reading challenge have passed and I have a few more books to add to my list. Six months should mean at least 21 books, and according to my Goodreads, I have read 26 so far. … Continue reading

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Some more books

I haven’t started reading anything new this past weekend because I felt like I needed something to match my latest book, and I’m not sure what that would be. I’ve got what is called a book hangover. I borrowed Half … Continue reading

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My new love affair

I don’t remember who wrote the post that got me the idea to seek out my new love in the first place, but I would like to thank him from the bottom of my heart! We are inseparable, my love and … Continue reading

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