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Books Read in 2014

Total: 83 Average per month: 7 Number of re-reads: 6 Number of completed series: 2 Percent of nonfiction books: 14% (12) January 1. 80 Days: Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland’s History-Making Race Around the World–Matthew Goodman 2. The Green Mill Murder–Kerry Greenwood 3. Blood and Circuses–Kerry Greenwood 4. The Victorian Internet: The Remarkable Story of… Continue reading Books Read in 2014

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Jane

Jane Eyre is one of my favorite books. I fell in love with it in high school. I’ve always found her very easy to relate to: her view of herself and the world, the way she takes in those around her, and her no-nonsense attitude towards the insanity that creeps up behind her. These character… Continue reading Jane

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Competition

For about the last month, I've been contemplating taking part in the 52 books in 52 weeks reading challenge. I've done if for the past three years, but I haven't successfully completed it since 2009 (though I did come close last year. I was only 2 books shy of the goal). I keep going back… Continue reading Competition

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A List, Some Reviews, and BOOYA!

1. I recently finished Gate of Darkness, Circle of Light by Tanya Huff. This was her second or third novel, I believe, and one of her lesser known ones. I strongly recommend that any fans of urban fantasy check it out as it is just as good as her Blood Ties books. It follows nicely… Continue reading A List, Some Reviews, and BOOYA!

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Back Again

Currently Reading: Ghost Moon On the Netflix: Love and Other Disasters Between a week of vacation and a week and a half of being sick, I've let a lot of good habits slide in the last month, among them blogging. However, since I've spent the majority of the last two weeks in bed or camped… Continue reading Back Again

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52 Books in 52 Weeks 2009 Final List

* 01. Hex Marks the Spot--Madelyn Alt * 02. Almost Perfect--Torchwood * 03. Tales of Beedle the Bard--JK Rowling * 04. The Star--David Skibbins * 05. The Hanged Man--David Skibbins * 06. Backup--Jim Butcher * 07. Pack Animals--Torchwood * 08. A History of Hand Kniting--Richard Rutt * 09. The Eyre Affair--Jasper Fforde * 10. The… Continue reading 52 Books in 52 Weeks 2009 Final List