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Book Review: The World’s Religions

I’ve heard it said that we all carry more knowledge than was contained in the Library of Alexandria in our pockets all the time—by way of the internet, of course.  And there’s more information in any local library than even … Continue reading

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Mini-Monday: Hello, Universe and Invincible Louisa

I’m getting down to the end of my Newbery Medal reading challenge, with just two more to go!  Today I thought I’d say a few words on the most recent two I read, from very different time periods but both … Continue reading

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Book Review: Persuasion by Jane Austen

I recently reread the Austenland duology, which put me in the spirit for some of the real thing.  I’ve reread a fair amount of Jane Austen in the not too distant past, but it had been a long time for … Continue reading

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Blog Hop: On Happiness

Today’s Book Blogger Hop question is: Can you say this about yourself? Nothing makes me happier than sitting down with a good book. Hmm.  This seems like the kind of pat statement that is a little true of a lot of … Continue reading

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Book Review: Jane Unlimited

I don’t often pick books up at random anymore, but I chanced to see an interesting title at the library the other day.  It turned out to be an excellent find: Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore. Nineteen-year-old Jane is an … Continue reading

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