Monthly Archives: January 2012

Rainy Days

There’s something about a good rainy day that makes me wish I could stay home snuggled in a blanket with my dog snuggled next to me snoozing while I read.  Alas, duty calls and I must go to work, and … Continue reading

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Review: Let Us Now Praise Famous Men

Book Title: Let Us Now Praise Famous Men Author: James Agee & Walker Evans Original Publication Date: 1941 Edition Read: Mariner Books (2001) Total Pages: 432 Genre: Classic Non-Fiction Reason Read: Group read online Rating: 3 out of 5 Stars … Continue reading

Posted in Classics, Nonfiction, Posts by Molly | 4 Comments

Book Review: Appetite for Reduction

Name of Book: Appetite for Reduction: 125 Fast and Filling Low-fat Vegan Recipes By: Isa Chandra Moskowitz Publisher: Da Capo Lifelong Books Copyright Date: 2011 Number of Pages: 290 Format: nonfiction, cookbook Reason for Reading: I ❤ Isa Source: hubby … Continue reading

Posted in Cookbooks, Nonfiction, Posts by Jehara | Tagged | 3 Comments

Light Housekeeping + Impending Blogiversary!!!

The passage of time can be so surreal at times. It seems like we just rang in 2012 a week ago. However, we are nearing the end of the first month of this calendar year. With the arrival of February … Continue reading

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Forever Readalong

Hello all! The Judy Blume Challenge is officially underway, and with it we promised a readalong. MWK wrote a guest post last September detailing how she discovered Forever in her adulthood. After that post went live, it turns out there … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Real Grey’s Anatomy

Name of Book: The Real Grey’s Anatomy: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Real Lives of Surgical Residents By: Andrew Holtz Publisher: Berkeley Trade Copyright Date: 2010 Number of Pages: 336 Format: nonfiction, pop culture Reason for Reading: I ❤ Grey’s … Continue reading

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Book Review: Inside Out & Back Again

Author: Thanhha Lai Publisher: HarperCollins Copyright date: 2011 Pages: 272 Genre: Children’s Fiction Reason for Reading: It just won the National Book Award, Young  People’s Literature. Rating: A Award Won: 2011 National Book Award Summary: Hà is a ten-year-old girl … Continue reading

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