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Melissa Fox
Worked at Watermark Books & Cafe
Attended Brigham Young University
Lives in Wichita, Kansas
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Audiobook: Randi Rhodes Ninja Detective: The Case of the Time Capsule Bandit
by Octavia Spencer Read by the author. Support your local independent bookstore: buy it there ! Content: There wasn't anything objectionable. I don't know how it'd be reading it, but my 8-year-old followed the story pretty well while listening to it. We did...
by Octavia Spencer Read by the author. Support your local independent bookstore: buy it there! Content: There wasn't anything objectionable. I don't know how it'd be reading it, but my 8-year-old followed the story pretty wel...
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KidlitCon 2014: Call for Session Proposals
The call for propoals for this year's KidlitCon is out! This year's theme is Blogging Diversity in Young Adult and Children’s Lit: What’s Next? . From the proposal submission form: “We are looking for presentations and panels that will inspire and edify Kid...
The call for propoals for this year's KidlitCon is out! This year's theme is Blogging Diversity in Young Adult and Children’s Lit: What’s Next?. From the proposal submission form: “We are looking for presentations and panels ...
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I was fishing around for ideas for a book list this month, and C pointed out that Obama had proclaimed June LGBTQ Pride Month. She suggested I should do a list of books with good LGBTQ characters. I don't read them often, but...
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Everything Leads to You
by Nina LaCorr First sentence: "Five texts are waiting for me when I get out of my English final." Support your local independent bookstore: buy it there ! Content: There is some swearing, including a half-dozen f-bombs scattered throughout. And a mention o...
by Nina LaCorr First sentence: "Five texts are waiting for me when I get out of my English final." Support your local independent bookstore: buy it there! Content: There is some swearing, including a half-dozen f-bombs scatte...
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My Basmati Bat Mitzvah
by Paula L. Freedman First sentence: "When Ben-o came over on Saturday for movie nigt, my dad answered the door wearing gray silk pajama bottoms and his Math Teachers Play by the Numbers T-shirt, an unlit pip clenched between his teeth." Support your local ...
by Paula L. Freedman First sentence: "When Ben-o came over on Saturday for movie nigt, my dad answered the door wearing gray silk pajama bottoms and his Math Teachers Play by the Numbers T-shirt, an unlit pip clenched between...
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Re-read: Graceling
by Kristin Cashore First sentence: "In these dungeons the darkness was complete, but Katsa had a map in her mind." Support your local independent bookstore: buy it there ! Content: There's some tasteful sex, a lot of violence, and you need to be somewhat mo...
by Kristin Cashore First sentence: "In these dungeons the darkness was complete, but Katsa had a map in her mind." Support your local independent bookstore: buy it there! Content: There's some tasteful sex, a lot of violence,...
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We've been in Summer Mode this past month, and Vacation Mode this past week. So, there really isn't much reading getting done. There is, however, a lot of swimming, playing outside and arguing happening. But when there is tim...
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June 2014 Wrap Up
I really did mean to get this up this morning, but things just didn't work out that way. Instead, I'm in a hotel in Billings, Montana (where the population of cows outweigh that of people), trying to get it up before bed. I reread a few this month and didn'...
I really did mean to get this up this morning, but things just didn't work out that way. Instead, I'm in a hotel in Billings, Montana (where the population of cows outweigh that of people), trying to get it up before bed. I r...
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Girl In Reverse
by Barbara Stuber First sentence: "Say it, Lily." Support your local independent bookstore: buy it there ! Content: There's some mild swearing and kissing. It's probably a more complicated plot than the Middle Grade section warrants, so it's in the YA secti...
by Barbara Stuber First sentence: "Say it, Lily." Support your local independent bookstore: buy it there! Content: There's some mild swearing and kissing. It's probably a more complicated plot than the Middle Grade section wa...
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48 Hour Book Challenge Check In
I got 6 hours of reading yesterday, plus one hour of blogging. I'm hoping for twice that, today, if not more. It rained overnight, and it's gorgeous today. So I'm going to spend as much time here as possible. Happy reading!
I got 6 hours of reading yesterday, plus one hour of blogging. I'm hoping for twice that, today, if not more. It rained overnight, and it's gorgeous today. So I'm going to spend as much time here as possible. Happy reading!
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I Love I Hate I Miss My Sister
by Amélie Sarn, translated from French by Y. Maudet First sentence: "The women walk slowly, heads down." Support your local independent bookstore: buy it there! Release date: Augst 5, 2014 Review copy snagged from the ARC shelves at my place of employment. ...
by Amélie Sarn, translated from French by Y. Maudet First sentence: "The women walk slowly, heads down." Support your local independent bookstore: buy it there! Release date: Augst 5, 2014 Review copy snagged from the ARC she...
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School's out, and it's summertime. Which, at our house, interestingly enough, means less reading not more. Partially because we have a garden (and a yard and flowerbeds) that need tending, partially because I work three days ...
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