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#BrunchBookClub Review: City of Bones by Cassandra Clare

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2014/07/05 • Brunch Book Club, Reviews

When fifteen-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder― much less a murder committed by three teenagers covered with strange tattoos and brandishing bizarre weapons. Then the body disappears into thin air. It’s hard to call the police when the murderers are invisible… Read More ›

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#BrunchBookClub Review: City of Bones by Cassandra Clare

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When fifteen-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder― much less a murder committed by three teenagers covered with strange tattoos and brandishing bizarre weapons. Then the body disappears into thin air. It’s hard to call the police when the murderers are invisible… Read More ›

Top Ten Tuesday »

Top Ten Tuesday: My Favourite Classic Books (and what you should read next)

(4) library at night

It’s hard to pick just TEN books to mention today – there are so many more that I might have included in this discussion. Still, I’ve tried to limit myself a bit, giving you ten classics and ten suggestions for what to read next. Don’t forget to leave the link to your top ten list… Read More ›

Weekly Photo Challenge »

Weekly Photo Challenge: Letters

(1) Nothing beats a handwritten letter...

For this week’s challenge, share a photo with letters — no matter the alphabet. You can capture a neon sign, a sentence scribbled in an old phone booth, a random letter that’s seemingly out of place, or anything else. As you look through your lens, think about how your image might convey something bigger: a… Read More ›

Readalong »

Brunch Book Club – November Discussion of The Iron King by Julie Kagawa

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Through some serendipitous quirks in planning, Michele and I were both available to meet before an evening of bookish events (thank you, HarperCollins!). Foregoing brunch for once, we found a warm and delicious (add cheap and cheerful) restaurant in Chinatown where we could enjoy something yummy for dinner while we had our chat. Corn and… Read More ›

Personal Musing »

Reading is not optional: My thank you to Walter Dean Myers

(4) Walter Dean Myers, Scholastic headquarters, June 2013

“Reading is not optional.” As you have likely heard, the world of children’s literature saw the passing of  Walter Dean Myers yesterday. He was 76 years old, and had written and published over 100 books for children of all ages. I won’t bore you with his amazing biography – you can visit his site here for… Read More ›

Events »

Blog Tour Review: Then and Always by Dani Atkins

(3) then and always

Rachel Wiltshire has everything she’s ever wanted: a close group of friends, a handsome boyfriend, and acceptance to the journalism program at her top-choice college. But one fateful evening, tragedy tears her world apart. Five years later, Rachel returns home for the first time to celebrate her best friend’s wedding. Still coping with her grief,… Read More ›

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