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Traveling with People I Want to Punch in the Throat

While I thoroughly enjoyed spending the entire month of March reading almost nothing but mystery novels, I've decided to focus on reading books from a variety of genres during the month of April. One of the books that I chose to read this month was Traveling with People I Want to Punch in the Throat:… Continue reading Traveling with People I Want to Punch in the Throat

Book Reviews · Essays · Humor · Non-fiction

Spending the Holidays with People I Want to Punch in the Throat

Do you ever have those moments when you feel like you've got everything together and you're ahead of schedule, only to realize that your sense of time is completely screwed up? That happened to me earlier this morning. I sat down to look at the calendar before getting started on today's post, and rather abruptly… Continue reading Spending the Holidays with People I Want to Punch in the Throat

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POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Twenty-Five

Good morning, everyone! I hope you are having a fantastic weekend so far! As many of you know, my mum had surgery on Thursday, June 11th, to remove a second brain tumor. The surgery took a little less than five hours, but was successful, and she is doing very well. Mum was able to come… Continue reading POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Twenty-Five

Book Reviews · Humor · Non-fiction · Unusual Reading Habits

I Work at a Public Library

I don't actually work at a public library, but I recently had the opportunity to read a book by a librarian named Gina Sheridan, which was called I Work at a Public Library: A Collection of Crazy Stories from the Stacks. I Work at a Public Library is a collection of unusual library encounters with… Continue reading I Work at a Public Library

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Weird Things Customers Say In Bookstores

When I have the opportunity to talk to other readers, I'm always interested to know the kinds of books they prefer reading. I've met a lot of people over the years who have very definite preferences when it comes to the books they read. Some people prefer to read books in specific genres, while others… Continue reading Weird Things Customers Say In Bookstores