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Amelia Elizabeth
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Daily Themes: July 2, 2015
Tell this story I hold his sword and wonder if he was a good man.  "My lady?" I hear the voice, but all I can manage is a shake of my head. The last thing I want to do is address these men who stand before me. They failed and because they failed I have lost...
Tell this story I hold his sword and wonder if he was a good man.  "My lady?" I hear the voice, but all I can manage is a shake of my head. The last thing I want to do is address these men who stand before me. They failed an...
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TBR Pile Challenge - Three books crossed off!
I have been feeling like I've been lagging behind, it was June and I had only read three books off my list.  I had read an ARC of another Alex Beecroft book and really enjoyed it so I went back and downloaded these three onto my Nook.  Then they sat there a...
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Read Harder - Pulitzer Prize winner from the last decade
This full challenge is to pick A National Book Award, Man Booker Prize or Pulitzer Prize winner from the last decade.  I took a look at the lists and while there were a few books on there I would read, nothing struck me as "Read me now".  Then I took a look...
This full challenge is to pick A National Book Award, Man Booker Prize or Pulitzer Prize winner from the last decade.  I took a look at the lists and while there were a few books on there I would read, nothing struck me as "R...
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TBR Pile Challenge - Against the Tide by Elizabeth Camden
Against the Tide by Elizabeth Camden My rating: 3 of 5 stars This book wasn't what I expected, I was thinking it would be about military intelligence and Lydia's job of translating. This was part of the story, but the bigger story was about the hard work at...
Against the Tide by Elizabeth Camden My rating: 3 of 5 stars This book wasn't what I expected, I was thinking it would be about military intelligence and Lydia's job of translating. This was part of the story, but the bigger ...
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Weekend Cooking: The James Beard Cookbook
Weekend Cooking is hosted by  Beth Fish Reads My cookbook collection rests on the foundation of two cookbooks, The Fannie Farmer Cookbook and James Beard's American Cookery.  These two books were so overused by my father that they easily open to some recipe...
Weekend Cooking is hosted by Beth Fish Reads My cookbook collection rests on the foundation of two cookbooks, The Fannie Farmer Cookbook and James Beard's American Cookery.  These two books were so overused by my father that...
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Book Review - A Nice Little Place on the North Side
A Nice Little Place on the North Side: A History of Triumph, Mostly Defeat, and Incurable Hope at Wrigley Field by George F. Will My rating: 4 of 5 stars I am a baseball fan. I wouldn't say I was a Cubs fan, but they are well respected in my family. My moth...
A Nice Little Place on the North Side: A History of Triumph, Mostly Defeat, and Incurable Hope at Wrigley Field by George F. Will My rating: 4 of 5 stars I am a baseball fan. I wouldn't say I was a Cubs fan, but they are well...
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Daily Themes: July 2, 2015
"How long have you been standing there?"  "Longer than you'd like."  Carrie and her friends had just finished an impromptu dance party when a snicker startled them. Carrie spun around to find her brother watching them. “How long have you been standing there...
"How long have you been standing there?"  "Longer than you'd like."  Carrie and her friends had just finished an impromptu dance party when a snicker startled them. Carrie spun around to find her brother watching them. “...
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Three Books, Two Challenges
I finished the series Fairy Tales by Eloisa James.  I'm also using these books to complete the "A book that is a retelling of a classic story" requirement for the Read Harder Challenge. The Duke Is Mine by Eloisa James My rating: 4 of 5 stars The Duke is Mi...
I finished the series Fairy Tales by Eloisa James.  I'm also using these books to complete the "A book that is a retelling of a classic story" requirement for the Read Harder Challenge. The Duke Is Mine by Eloisa James My rat...
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Book Review - Graphic Novels in Gotham
I was never a big Batman fan. Thinking back I think my only real interest stemmed from the influence of a cousin and when our time spent together lessened so did my interest in The Dark Knight.  I kept a fascination with Harley Quinn and Mister J, but besid...
I was never a big Batman fan. Thinking back I think my only real interest stemmed from the influence of a cousin and when our time spent together lessened so did my interest in The Dark Knight.  I kept a fascination with Harl...
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Read Harder Challenge - A book that you would consider a guilty pleasure
Got my set today! @teampbr #books A photo posted by Amelia (@litjrzygrl) on Apr 29, 2015 at 11:31am PDT These four books were a mix of two things I enjoy, Harlequin romances and bull riders/riding. True Harlequin romances are my guilty pleasure. I feel they...
Got my set today! @teampbr #books A photo posted by Amelia (@litjrzygrl) on Apr 29, 2015 at 11:31am PDT These four books were a mix of two things I enjoy, Harlequin romances and bull riders/riding. True Harlequin romances ...
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Reader's Workout - May in Review
I was doing post earlier in the month with goals for the month and realized I wasn't hitting those goals.  So now I'm going to just focus on how the month went. For May, I wanted to really try to make my step goal every day. Weekends are normally really har...
I was doing post earlier in the month with goals for the month and realized I wasn't hitting those goals.  So now I'm going to just focus on how the month went. For May, I wanted to really try to make my step goal every day. ...
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Finish The Series Challenge - Kell Sabin by Linda Howard
Kell Sabin by Linda Howard #3 Heartbreaker #4 White Lies Linda Howard Collection by Linda Howard My rating: 3 of 5 stars A number of years ago I was on a Linda Howard kick and read everything the library owned.  They had books 1 and 2 in this series but not...
Kell Sabin by Linda Howard #3 Heartbreaker #4 White Lies Linda Howard Collection by Linda Howard My rating: 3 of 5 stars A number of years ago I was on a Linda Howard kick and read everything the library owned.  They had bo...
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I'm a librarian, book lover, mini-geek, pug mommy, part-time foodie and aspiring author
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    MA in English and Creative Writing, 4 - present
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  • Rowan University
    B.A. in English
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