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Monthly Wrap-Up – August 2022

Monthly Wrap-Up – August 2022

Books Read – August 2022 NOTE: Title links go to my reviews, several of which are from previous years. Crystal Gardens (Amanda Quick) – reread The Mystery Woman (Amanda Quick) – reread Otherwise Engaged (Amanda Quick) – reread The Paid Companion (Amanda Quick) – reread Slightly Shady (Amanda Quick) –… Read more »

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August 2022 Readathin Wrap-Up

August 2022 Readathin Wrap-Up

The Readathin was hosted by Donna at momsbookcollection, and you can read the announcement post there. There’s also a Readathin Twitter account. How I Did Overall I’m pleased that I read 10 books that qualify for the Readathin, but I didn’t make Bingo, and I really neglected the self-care prompts, which… Read more »

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Sunday Post – 8/28/2022

Sunday Post – 8/28/2022

The Sunday Post is hosted by the wonderful Kimberly, the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news, recap the past week, take a look ahead, and showcase our new treasures—I mean books! I am also linking to Mailbox Monday, the gathering place for readers to share the books that came… Read more »

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84, Charing Cross Road, by Helene Hanff

84, Charing Cross Road, by Helene Hanff

84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff Narrator: Barbara Rosenblatt, John Franklyn-Robbins Published by Recorded Books on 3/06/2017 Genres: Memoir Pages: 97 Format: Audiobook Purchase: Amazon | Book Depository | Bookshop | Audible Add to Goodreads When Helene Hanff makes an innocent inquiry about the possibility of purchasing hard-to-find books… August 24, 2022 Book Reviews 5 ★★★★★

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Completed Series I Want to Collect

Completed Series I Want to Collect

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature/meme now hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. The meme was originally the brainchild of The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is Completed Series I Wish Had More Books From. Completed Series I Want to Collect To be honest, I’m not going to have… Read more »

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Sunday Post – 8/21/2022

Sunday Post – 8/21/2022

The Sunday Post is hosted by the wonderful Kimberly, the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news, recap the past week, take a look ahead, and showcase our new treasures—I mean books! I am also linking to Mailbox Monday, the gathering place for readers to share the books that came… Read more »

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News & Notes – 8/20/2022

News & Notes – 8/20/2022

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff Salman Rushdie By now you have probably heard that author Salman Rushdie was attacked and stabbed onstage at the Chautauqua Institution in New York state. (AP)… Read more »

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Ten Old Books I Love

Ten Old Books I Love

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature/meme now hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. The meme was originally the brainchild of The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is Ten Old Books I Love. Ten Old Books I Love Depending on your perspective, I’m old—at any rate, I’m past my mid-century… Read more »

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Arcadia, a play by Tom Stoppard

Arcadia, a play by Tom Stoppard

Arcadia by Tom Stoppard Genres: Plays Purchase: Amazon | Book Depository | Bookshop Add to Goodreads In a large country house in Derbyshire in April 1809 sits Lady Thomasina Coverly, aged thirteen, and her tutor, Septimus Hodge. Through the window may be seen some of the “five hundred acres inclusive… August 15, 2022 Book Reviews 9 ★★★★½

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