Author Archives: hillarypat

About hillarypat

I'm a recent college graduate and this is my blog where I talk about whatever happens to be on my mind- mostly books!

Top Ten Tuesday- 2/3/15

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created here at The Broke and the Bookish. This feature was created because we are particularly fond of lists here at The Broke and the Bookish. We’d love to share our lists … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday- 1/28/15

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Ireland Unhinged by David Monagan

Title: Ireland Unhinged: Encounters with  a Wildly Changing Country Author: David Monagan Published: 2010 Pages: 281 Rating: ***1/2    In 2000, David and his family- his wife, Jamie, and three children, Laura, Harris, and Owen- are living in rural Connecticut. … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday- 1/21/15

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Relish: My Life in the Kitchen by Lucy Knisley

Title: Relish: My Life in the Kitchen Author: Lucy Knisley Published: 2013 Pages: 192 Rating: ***      Lucy Knisley grew up a daughter of two self-professed foodies. From her very early years in New York City, to her childhood … Continue reading

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Reviewlettes: the Last of 2014

   So it’s now officially more than halfway through the first month of 2015 and I still have a backlog of reviews from the old year. This is just a short post of the last seven books of the year … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday-1/14/15

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