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A Wizard’s Guide to Defensive Baking

Is there anything better than discovering a new favorite author? I always get so excited when I pick up a book by an author I haven't read before and find that I love their writing, and that's precisely what happened to me this week when I read A Wizard's Guide to Defensive Baking, by T.… Continue reading A Wizard’s Guide to Defensive Baking

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POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2021 Update: Week Three

Good morning, everyone! I hope that you are having a wonderful weekend so far, and that you are able to spend some time resting and relaxing over the next couple of days. It has been a week of reading at my house! I've had the opportunity to read several fantastic books, two of which I… Continue reading POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2021 Update: Week Three

Book Reviews · Fantasy · Young Adult

How the King of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories

I know it's only Wednesday, but so far this has been a great week for reading! One of the books I've had the opportunity to read this week was How the King of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories, by Holly Black. How the King of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories is a collection of short… Continue reading How the King of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories

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POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Thirty-One

Good morning, everyone! I hope that you are having a lovely week so far, and that you are continuing to stay healthy. After several days of living on peanut butter, crackers, and protein shakes, I finally caved and went to the grocery store this week. Given that my last trip to any store was sometime… Continue reading POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Thirty-One

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Movie vs. Book vs. Comic Books – Labyrinth

Do you have specific movies that you like to watch when you are ill, or during times when you are sad or stressed out? I certainly do! While I tend to spend more time reading and writing than watching movies or television, there have been many times over the past several months when I've found… Continue reading Movie vs. Book vs. Comic Books – Labyrinth

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POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Twenty-Seven

Good morning, everyone! Happy July 4th to those of you celebrating Independence Day in the United States! I hope that you are having a fun, safe holiday weekend. Because I know that this is a time when many people normally plan to gather for cookouts, parties, and fireworks displays, I really want to encourage everyone… Continue reading POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Twenty-Seven