Monthly Archives: June 2011

The World is a Book

photo credit “The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page.” -St. Augustine

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Book Review: Three Junes

Author: Julia Glass Publisher: Pantheon, 2002 Genre: Literary Fiction Format: I read this book via audiobook, narrated by John Keating Source: Public Library My Rating: A+ Reason For Reading: I read an interview with the author in which she said … Continue reading

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Pride and Prejudice (thoughts)

I do not feel qualified in writing a review of such a beloved and well-known novel. Instead, I offer my thoughts upon reading such a novel. First, I will admit that I was highly intimidated and nervous to read such … Continue reading

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It’s Tuesday and Time For Some Teasers

Teaser Tuesday is sponsored by MizB at Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Grab a book you are reading, open to a random page and pull two sentences. Post the book title, author, and page number. No spoilers, please. The great … Continue reading

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Book vs. Movie: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

With the final installment of the Harry Potter movie franchise coming out, we thought it would be fun to revisit the phenomenon with a special edition series of Harry Potter Book v Movie columns. Name of Book: Harry Potter and … Continue reading

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Another Blast from the Past

First and foremost–please forgive another blast from the past so soon after last week’s.  Things are crazy with me right now, some extremely personal that I won’t blog about here, and some extremely painful, like the pulled back muscle I … Continue reading

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Book V. Movie: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

With the final installment of the Harry Potter movie franchise coming out, we thought it would be fun to revisit the phenomenon with a special edition series of Harry Potter Book v Movie columns. Name of Book: Harry Potter and … Continue reading

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