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My Life as a Girl Detective

As a kid I longed to be a girl detective. Solving mysteries with my loyal side-kick. Asking questions. Following up clues. Being smart.

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Fall Reading Wish List

One of the best things about fall is the new books. So I’m compiling my fall reading wish list of books I hope will entertain and inspire me.

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Book, Book, Books of Summer

Let’s talk about the books of summer, shall we? What I’m reading this summer, what I want to read, what you’re reading. You know, book chat.

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The Vicissitudes of Travel

Travel disaster stories make the best travel writing. And Martha Gellhorn writes the best stories about the vicissitudes of travel.

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Reading at the Automat

Ever eaten at the automat? A panoply of food stretches off into the distance and you try not to choose everything. Kind of like with reading.

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Joys of Rereading Jane Austen.

This week I am rereading Jane Austen. Which means I can revel in the book and not worry if the characters will find happiness. Or not.

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Stuff Up To Which We’ve Been

Today I’m writing about what we’ve been up to. Or stuff up to which we’ve been. Walking, blogging, reading. Our regular pandemic pastimes.

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When You’re Yearning to Travel

When you’re yearning to travel but are stuck at home what do you do? Read, of course.

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What Makes a Good Book Good?

How would you define a good book? That’s what we’re taking about today. That and the really good book I’ve been reading.

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Winter Reading & Writing About Winter Reading.

I’m writing about my winter reading today, my friends. And writing about not being able to write about my winter reading.

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