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Kind and Clever and Sensibly Dressed

Clever, kind, and sensibly dressed. Now that’s a character description which has me hooked. And ready to curl up by the fire with a good book.

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Turning the Page. Literally and Otherwise.

September always makes me feel as if I’m turning a page. Moving on. Literally and figuratively.

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Writers Writing About Writing

I love to read writers writing about writing. Especially if there’s a mystery involved. So I’m excited about Jo Baker’s new novel.

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Summer Lolling

I’m doing a lot of lolling this summer. Reading great books. And listening to quirky podcasts.

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What’s with Wives?

Have you noticed that here are a ton of books about wives out there these days? And some of them are really good.

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Have Books Will Travel II

I can’t imagine a camping trip, or any travel, without taking along a big bag of books.

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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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Ambition. Blind, Blonde, or Otherwise

I’m thinking about ambition this week. And what it means.

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A Life on Ice: Fredrik Backman’s Beartown

Fredrik Backman’s book Beartown is not just a book about hockey, about life on the ice. It’s about friendship, loyalty, betrayal, and a community torn apart by a game.

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Sometimes I Just Want Charming

Sometimes I don’t want a deep and meaty book. I just want a book that is charming, well written, and lovely.

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