Monthly Archives: January 2013

Book Review: My Antonia by Willa Cather (and Mr. Linky for challenge reviews)

Title: My Antonia Author: Willa Cather Genre: Historical fiction Publisher: Dover Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from my personal library First line: Last summer I happened to be crossing the plains of Iowa in a season … Continue reading

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Good news, a couple reminders, and a short blogging break

What a difference a week makes! As I type this, Kevin is on his second day of training for a new job! It’s the same work as the job that disappeared last week – driving disabled and low-income patients to … Continue reading

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Book Review: More Baths, Less Talking by Nick Hornby

Title: More Baths, Less Talking: Notes from the Reading Life of a Celebrated Author Locked in Battle with Football, Family, and Time Itself Author: Nick Hornby Genre: Non-fiction, essays Publisher: Believer Books Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Print … Continue reading

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