Category Archives: Book Review

…But Don’t Take My Word For It!

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The Secret Treehouse Where Readers Are Born

Very early this morning, I was reading JT Ellison’s article on Murderati, entitled ‘The Value Of A Local Bookstore‘ and I realized my comments were definitely long enough to deserve a post of their own. Essentially, JT meditates on the … Continue reading

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In This South-Sea Meringue Melting Pot (REVIEW)

Towards the end of January, I was selected by GoodReads to be an advance reader of Cloaked by Alex Flinn. I’m not really sure why, as I haven’t written a review there. In fact, I had only made a basic … Continue reading

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JT Ellison’s Kindle Giveaway!

One of my all-time favorite authors, JT Ellison — aka @thrillerchick on the Twitters — is hosting a giveaway that you all should take part in! Go out and buy a copy of her latest book, So Close The Hand … Continue reading

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Hello Darkness, My Old Friend…

I’ve been neglecting my book blog for a long while now.  It’s not that I don’t like it, because I’m actually pleasantly surprised at how much I do love writing…for fun (words I never ever thought I would type).  But … Continue reading

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Careless Whispers

If you haven’t already, please check out my Veteran’s Day review of Design For Victory: World War II Posters On The American Home Front by William L. Bird, Jr. and Harry R. Rubenstein. Please to enjoy some of my favorite … Continue reading

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Girls Gone Not-So-Wild

Note To Self: Read a book in full before you choose it for your fledgling blog’s book club. Seriously. Huge fucking mistake! Turns out Bound & Gagged: Pornography & The Politics Of Fantasy In America isn’t as much of a … Continue reading

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Loose Lips Sink Ships (REVIEW)

Title: Design For Victory: World War II Posters On The American Home Front Authors: William L. Bird, Jr. and Harry R. Rubenstein Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press Release Date: June 1998 Paperback, 120 pages My Rating: 4/5 stars     ♦♦♦♦♦♦♦♦ … Continue reading

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I Hoped For Better In November

One of my favorite quotes about fall weather, from F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby…

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A Bloody Harvest, Indeed. (REVIEW)

Title: The Immortals (Taylor Jackson Series #5) Author: J.T. Ellison Publisher: Mira Release Date: October 2010 Paperback, 400 pages My Rating: 4/5 stars Synopsis (as quoted from Ellison’s website): “It is Samhain—the Blood Harvest. Nonbelievers call it Hallowe’en. The night … Continue reading

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