Life of a Book Hoarder

My Favorite Scenes From The Hobbit

Look, no one needs another damn review of The Hobbit. If you haven’t heard of the book or heard/read someone’s opinion on it, you can throw a virtual stone on any literary website and probably find more reviews, articles, and homages than you could shake a stick (virtual or otherwise) at. So instead I’m going to talk about some of my favorite scenes – the ones that keep me rereading this book every year!

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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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