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We are nearing the end!! Only 26 days left in the year and still 10 books left to read. I may not have completed the NaNoWriMo challenge, but I WILL complete my reading challenge. Last time it was so fun doing head to heads that I decided to do it again! There were a lot … More 81-90 of 100

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This latest batch is a diverse bunch of books. From pen pals to psychos, from time travel to space travel, I’ve read some tales! I’m still four books behind but determined to catch up. NON-FICTION Why do non-fiction books always have such long titles? Nothing beyond the colon is necessary. It’s like movie previews these … More 51-60 of 100

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I finally made it to the half-way point! I’m five books behind schedule but still trucking along. MEH Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng should be an awesome mystery tale. The first line is “Lydia is dead.” I mean, talk about an opener! The thing is solving the mystery means learning about how awful … More 41-50 of 100

Reverse culture shock and The Book of Strange New Things

  Recently I read Michel Faber’s The Book of Strange New Things. I read it without reading a summary, which is how I’m reading most of my books this year. At one point I read the summary for each book on my TBR list and thought it was interesting enough to read so now I’m trusting my … More Reverse culture shock and The Book of Strange New Things