Monthly Archives: November 2014

Review: The Boy Who Drew Monsters by Keith Donohue

Here’s the Goodreads.com description: Ever since he nearly drowned in the ocean three years earlier, ten-year-old Jack Peter Keenan has been deathly afraid to venture outdoors. Refusing to leave his home in a small coastal town in Maine, Jack Peter … Continue reading

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Review: Land of Love and Drowning by Tiphanie Yanique

Here’s the review from Goodreads.com: In the early 1900s, the Virgin Islands are transferred from Danish to American rule, and an important ship sinks into the Caribbean Sea. Orphaned by the shipwreck are two sisters and their half brother, now … Continue reading

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Review: If I Stay by Gayle Forman

Here’s the description from Goodreads.com: Just listen, Adam says with a voice that sounds like shrapnel. I open my eyes wide now. I sit up as much as I can. And I listen. Stay, he says. Choices. Seventeen-year-old Mia is … Continue reading

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Review: Woman: An Intimate Geography by Natalie Angier

Here’s the description from Goodreads.com: With the clarity, insight, and sheer exuberance of language that make her one of The New York Times’s premier stylists, Pulitzer Prize-winner Natalie Angier lifts the veil of secrecy from that most enigmatic of evolutionary … Continue reading

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Beer! And I’m Buying a House?

Long time no post! I have no excuses.  I’ve been coming home from work and immediately putting on Netflix and numbing my brain so I don’t have to think about anything.  I think I’ve read like 10 words in the … Continue reading

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