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Quick Chat: Series

Today I want to talk about my inability to keep up with series (serieses? Seriessss?)!

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Author Chat: Elizabeth Bear and Cadwell Turnbull

I recently had the opportunity to listen to Elizabeth Bear and Cadwell Turnbull chat about their latest books (or debut, in Turnbull’s case) and it was an excellent night! I figured I’d share some details with you.

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My Life Outside Books (Sorta): June 2019 Vacation (with lots of books)

My friend Melissa recently came to visit for our annual vacation. We always try to do a variety of things when we visit each other – with plenty of time for naps and reading parties – but you probably won’t be shocked to hear that we also make visiting bookstores a priority. Thus, I present to you our June vacation, which is certainly comprised of some non-book related activities, but is, at it’s heart, mostly about books.

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My Life Outside Books: Orange Drag Strip Reunion

This may come as a surprise to some of you, but I have hobbies outside of buying and reading books and occasionally I participate in them! I figured I’d start a little segment to highlight my forays into the non-book world.

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Reactions to Five-Star Reviews of My Least Favorite Books

Ok y’all, I’m back with more review reactions. It seems I’m not the only one who enjoyed my reactions to one-star reviews of books I loved, so now I’m going to post some reactions to 5-star reviews of books I hate.

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Reactions to One-Star Reviews of My Favorite Books

I’ve seen several accounts on YouTube post their reactions to one-star reviews on their favorite reads and I wanted to jump on the bandwagon.

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Quick Chat: Favorite Slump

Coming at you today with a shorter discussion post, which I’m calling a quick chat (yeah, you can definitely figure it out from the title of the post, but I felt the need to explain anyway LOL.) I’d like to talk about reading slumps…caused by none other than my favorite author!

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On Illustrations

I spend a lot of time gushing about good design in books (I mean, I have a weekly post dedicated to that topic) and fabulous illustrations. Illustrations primarily found in children’s and middle-grade books. I think the world needs more illustrated books – especially for older readers!

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