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Stepping Outside My Comfort Zone With The Killing Moon by N.K. Jemisin

Posted May 18, 2016 in Reviews / 15 Comments
Stepping Outside My Comfort Zone With The Killing Moon by N.K. Jemisin

  When I was a teenager, fantasy novels were my jam. I couldn’t re-read the Harry Potter series enough times, I was always anticipating the next Artemis Fowl book, and the Abhorsen series was a regular part of my rotation. And yet, as I transitioned to adult fiction, my interest in fantasy fell by the wayside. However, a few months ago, in the depths of the worst reading slump I’ve ever experienced, I decided to shake things up and try reading The Killing Moon, the first […]

Book Review: Parnassus on Wheels by Christopher Morley

Posted April 21, 2014 in Reviews / 11 Comments
Book Review: Parnassus on Wheels by Christopher Morley

Helen lives a quietly contented life on a farm in Upstate New York, which she runs with her dreamer of a brother, Andrew. When Andrew writes a popular book, his success spoils him a bit, and he goes traipsing off around the state collecting material for his next book, neglecting his farming duties. One day, a man named Roger arrives at the farm with the most curious contraption Helen’s ever seen: a horse-drawn van covered with books, with a living […]

Book Review: Judging a Book by Its Lover by Lauren Leto

Posted April 14, 2014 in Reviews / 21 Comments
Book Review: Judging a Book by Its Lover by Lauren Leto

Have you ever needed to pretend that you’ve read an author whom you haven’t gotten around to yet? Are you curious about the rules for bookstore hookups? Do you wonder what your favorite author says about you? Are you aware of what your child will grow up to be if you read him/her The Giver? Do you just love reading intelligent, funny writing about books by a person who is clearly passionate about them? If you answered yes to any of these questions, Judging […]