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Cybils Finalists!

Happy New Year! Real life is conspiring to keep me away from blogging – but I’ve been reading lots of great books and hope to be back to share them with you soon. One of my New Year’s traditions now … Continue reading

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War: The Lost Heir and Guts and Glory: WWII

My Cybils audiobook listening continues with two middle grade books about war, one fantasy with dragons and one historical. Continue reading

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Nominate these Audiobooks for Cybils!

The Cybils Nominations are now open!   And while I’m still pondering what I want to nominate in most of the categories, I’m noticing that the brand-new audiobooks category needs some love.  I need lots more books to listen to, … Continue reading

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The Rest of Us Just Live Here

Recently, Maureen at By Singing Light had a post called Not the Chosen One.  This is one of the books she talked about, which I just happen to have finished recently. It’s also one I considered putting on my Top 10 … Continue reading

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Top 10 Audiobooks for Top 10 Tuesday

As my regular readers know, I always have at least one audiobook going for each member of the family.  I had to accept the challenge to come up with 10 favorites for Top 10 Tuesday, hosted as always by the … Continue reading

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Echo by Pam Muñoz Ryan

This book was showered in honors last year, including a Newbery honor and an Odyssey honor for audio production for children.  A great audiobook involving music, magic and history was one I didn’t want to miss. Echo by Pam Muñoz … Continue reading

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You’re Never Weird on the internet (Almost)

Here’s another book from my Top 10 2015 Releases I Didn’t Get to post. I have a confession to make: buying a book for myself instantly reduces the chance that I will actually read it.  After all, it has no … Continue reading

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The Shepherd’s Crown

This week I’m reviewing the books I’ve made it to from my Top 10 2015 Releases I Didn’t Get to post. I almost didn’t want to listen to this last-ever Tiffany Aching book by Terry Pratchett.  And yet, as saving it won’t … Continue reading

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Carry On

Carry On by Rainbow Rowell. Read by Euan Morton. MacMillan Audio for St. Martin’s Griffin, 2015. Fangirl was Rowell’s captivating look at a highly introverted geek girl trying to make it in college. Said geek girl, Cath, spends most of … Continue reading

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Continuing Epics – The Copper Gauntlet, The Hollow Boy, Nightborn

On with the Cybils reading… this time, I have three sequels, all books whose earlier entries were also Cybils nominees. Copper Gauntlet. Magisterium Book 2.  by Holly Black and Cassandra Clare. Penguin Random House, 2015. Callum Hunt is home for … Continue reading

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