Monthly Archives: December 2011

End of Year Book Survey

I saw this survey over at Jamie’s blog The Perpetual Page Turner and decided it looked like fun.  So I’m doing it.  But I have skipped a few questions that I’m too lazy to answer and have a bad memory … Continue reading

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Review: Leaving India by Minal Hajratwala

At first glance, Minal Hajratwala’s Leaving India seems like your standard memoir about a family immigrating from India to the US.  It’s anything but.  Hajratwala weaves a fascinating and true story of her family-extended and immediate-and how over a few … Continue reading

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Shopping Indie: Dog Ears Bookstore

I introduced the Shopping Indie feature on my blog a few months ago, and then promptly got really busy and forgot about it.  I am happy to report that now it has officially begun 🙂 Yesterday, I was out Christmas shopping … Continue reading

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