Monthly Archives: February 2012

She Came For Science – Review: Dirty Minds

Book Title: Dirty Minds: How Our Brains Influence Love, Sex and Relationships Author: Kayt Sukel Original Publication Date: 2012 Edition Read: Advance Reader’s Copy, Free Press Total Pages: 256 Genre: Non-Fiction Reason Read: In support of the author, with whom … Continue reading

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One Month Left!!

Can you believe that March is nearly here??? I can’t. It feels like yesterday the calendar flipped from 2011 to 2012. The arrival of March brings us to the last few weeks of the Judy Blume Challenge. How is everyone … Continue reading

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An Unintended Consequence of Blogging

Discovering the world of book blogging has had some wonderful, positive effects on my reading life. For instance, before book blogging, I never tracked my reading. I didn’t know how many books I read. And because I read so many, … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Sense of an Ending

Author: Julian Barnes Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, 2011 Pages: 163 Genre: Literary Fiction Reason for Reading: The title appealed to me. Rating: A+ Award Won: Man Booker Prize, 2011 Summary from NPR (National Public Radio): Tony Webster is a retired … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Skeleton in the Closet

Title: A Skeleton in the Closet Author: Judith K. Ivie Publisher: Mainly Murder Press LLC Copyright: April 1, 2009 Number of Pages: 232 Reason for Reading: The Kindle edition was free (IIRC), or else very affordable (as of 2/15/11, it’s … Continue reading

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Winners have been chosen!

In case you missed it, Sammy drew names over the weekend. Two winners have been selected for each giveaway. Congratulations to our winners: Sarah, Julie, Mystica, Jill, Emma, Susanna P, Laurel, and Heather. If you haven’t already done so, please … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: Lunatics

Authors: Dave Barry and Alan Zweibel Publisher: Penguin Audio, 2012 (7 hours) Genre: Comedic Fiction My Rating: C Summary: Lunatics is the story of two guys, both family men, who live average lives in New Jersey. Phillip Horkman is a … Continue reading

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