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Reminder: The “I’ve Always Meant to Read That Book” Challenge – April read-along

In April, I am reading The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood. I hope you can join me!

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The “I’ve Always Meant to Read That Book!” Challenge: State of Wonder by Ann Patchett

Title: State of Wonder Author: Ann Patchett Genre: Contemporary fiction, literary fiction Publisher: Harper Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from the public library Number of pages: 353 First line: The news of Anders Eckman’s death came … Continue reading

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The “I’ve Always Meant to Read That Book!” Challenge: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

Title: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Author: Mark Haddon Genre: Contemporary fiction Publisher: Doubleday Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from the public library Number of pages: 226 pages First line: It was … Continue reading

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Reminder: August’s pick for the “I’ve Always Meant to Read That Book” Challenge – Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett

August’s book is Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett – I hope some of you will be joining me! The discussion post will go up on August 31st.

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Reminder: July’s pick for the “I’ve Always Meant to Read That Book!” Challenge – Middlemarch

I know we’re already nine days into the month, but I forgot to post a reminder on the first. Hopefully those of you who are reading along with me have already started George Eliot’s Middlemarch, because it is a chunkster! … Continue reading

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The “I’ve Always Meant to Read That Book!” Challenge: Angle of Repose by Wallace Stegner

Title: Angle of Repose Author: Wallace Stegner Genre: Historical fiction Publisher: Penguin Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from my personal library First line: Now I believe they will leave me alone. Goodreads blurb: Wallace Stegner’s Pultizer … Continue reading

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Reminder: May’s “I’ve Always Meant to Read That Book!” Read-along – Angle of Repose by Wallace Stegner

Just a reminder to all of you reading along with me: this month’s selection is Wallace Stegner’s Angle of Repose – posts to go up the last day of the month. Happy reading!

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Reminder: April’s “I’ve Always Meant to Read That Book!” Read-along – The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck

Just a reminder to all of you reading along with me: this month’s selection is John Steinbeck’s The Grapes of Wrath – posts to go up the last day of the month. Happy reading!

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