Monthly Archives: September 2009

Finally!

Look what finally came in to the library for me today: Yay!

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Whatcha Watchin’ Wednesday – Castle: The Complete First Season

Whatcha Watchin’? Wednesday is a weekly feature in which I talk about the TV we’re watching, either on DVD or on cable. Feel free to grab the graphic, join in, and play along – just leave a link to your … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: Twelve Sharp by Janet Evanovich

Title: Twelve Sharp Author: Janet Evanovich Genre: Mystery Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Audiobook from the library Audiobook reader: Lorelei King First line: When I was twelve years old I accidentally substituted salt for … Continue reading

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Teaser Tuesdays & It’s Tuesday, Where Are You? – September 29, 2009

The Magicians by Lev Grossman He wondered, theoretically, which of them had it worse. Alice’s parents were toxic monsters, but at least you could see it. His own parents were more like vampires or werewolves – they passed for human. … Continue reading

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Movie Review: The Time Traveler’s Wife

I’ve been looking forward to the film version of Audrey Niffenegger’s novel The Time Traveler’s Wife since I heard it announced. My enthusiasm waned a bit when I heard Eric Bana was cast as Henry, because he wasn’t at all … Continue reading

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Mailbox Monday – September 28, 2009

Mailbox Monday is a weekly meme hosted by Printed Page. If you’re eager to tell the rest of the book blogging world about the wonderful books you’ve received this week, click over and share your link. The Magicians by Lev … Continue reading

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The Sunday Salon – September 27, 2009 (The “I wish I had more time to read” edition)

I am feeling seriously in need of a weekend of alone time and non-stop reading. It’s not likely to happen anytime soon, though. I am hoping to participate in the upcoming 24-hour read-a-thon in October, but it will likely be … Continue reading

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Book Review: Eleven on Top by Janet Evanovich

Title: Eleven on Top Author: Janet Evanovich Genre: Mystery Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from the library First line: My name is Stephanie Plum. In Eleven on Top, Stephanie Plum has decided … Continue reading

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