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Challenge Check in

Last month I posted about a reading challenge I set for myself, to read more authors of color, particularly Black authors. I will be posting full reviews over on my book blog, but so far I've finished 3 books from my  list this month. I have two more checked out from the library, but haven't… Continue reading Challenge Check in

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A Reading Challenge

Since my post last week, I've continued to ruminate over ways I can help the Black community and show my support, even though I'm limited right now. Last week I mentioned that I would do a free manuscript critique for any Black author. My next step is to work on educating myself. Over and over… Continue reading A Reading Challenge

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October and November Wrap Up

The Books I realized while I was setting up for this post that it should really be a July, August, September, October, and November wrap up, but well... I had a bit of a reading slump over the summer--in fact there is only a single book on my list for July. But things certainly picked… Continue reading October and November Wrap Up

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#HouseCupReadingChallenge Check In 4

The readathon is wrapping up; only a few more days left (Sunday, 12 November is the last day). I finished the base challenge last week, which gave me 140 points for Ravenclaw and 1384 pages read, and I've been trying--trying--to finish one or two books this week, but I've been failing miserably thanks to Nanowrimo.… Continue reading #HouseCupReadingChallenge Check In 4

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A little something different…

Do you know what a Readathon is? It's exactly what it sounds like--a reading marthon. For some, that means trying to read for a set number of hours straight. Other times, it's as simple as just trying to read more for a week or two weeks, or a month. I recently heard about this readathon… Continue reading A little something different…