Category Archives: Challenges/Group Reads/ Personal Goals

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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Bout of Books 11 Wrap Up

     Ok, so this isn’t really a wrap up post because I actually didn’t post anything on the blog during Bout of Books. But I did read last week, so that counts. I finished one book, Ireland Unhinged by … Continue reading

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Bout of Books 12

It’s time (well, almost time) for the 12 installment of Bout of Books! I wasn’t around for the previous 11 so I am very excited to participate in my first one! In case you don’t know what Bout of Books … Continue reading

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A Christmas Carol Readalong

   You guys! Brona’s Books is having a little readalong for A Christmas Carol! It’s really chill and runs from tomorrow, the 15th, through to Christmas day. The readalong is just for A Christmas Carol but I’m planning to read the … Continue reading

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The Classics Club December Meme

     The Classics Club December Meme was posted a few days ago and this one sounds like fun. I’m actually not sure if I’ve ever answered one the monthly memes before but I guess there’s a first time for … Continue reading

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The Restless Sleep: Inside New York City’s Cold Case Squad by Stacy Horan

Title: The Restless Sleep: Inside New York City’s Cold Case Squad Author: Stacy Horn Published: 2005 Genre: Nonfiction: real crime Pages: 291 Rating: *** An unflinching look at New York’s most enigmatic crimes and the cops who make it their … Continue reading

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Classics Club # 8 and Survey

And the winner is… number 13! Luckily, I had very fortuitously put The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood in slot 13 so yay! I’m finally going to read Atwood. I can’t wait! I probably won’t start it til December when Nonfiction … Continue reading

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