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Bookish links for Saturday, August 31, 2013

Reviews and blog posts that have me adding to my to-read list: ~ Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline, reviewed by Wendy at Musings of a Bookish Kitty ~ Defending Jacob by William Landay, also reviewed by Wendy ~ Call … Continue reading

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Bookish links for Saturday, December 22, 2012

Lots of bloggers have been posting their end-of-the-year favorites lists, so I’ll start with the ones I’ve come across in my blog reading this week: ~ Devourer of Books: 2012 – Best Books ~ You’ve Gotta Read This: Best of … Continue reading

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Bookish links for Saturday, September 15, 2012

Author news: ~ Scott Westerfeld has posted a fantastic essay on Teens and Dystopias. ~ I know this is old news, but I still can’t get over it: British crime writer R.J. Ellory caught writing fake Amazon reviews of his … Continue reading

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Bookish links for Saturday, August 4, 2012

Author news: ~ The Telegraph: Maeve Binchy – Ireland’s National Treausre – I was very sad to hear of the passing of Irish author Maeve Binchy. She was – and always will be – a favorite author of mine. Her … Continue reading

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Bookish links for Saturday, July 28, 2012

Author news: ~ Rest in peace, Donald Sobol – I loved the Encyclopedia Brown books when I was young. ~ Author Karen Harrington has good news: she has a new book, Sure Signs of Crazy, coming out next summer. It … Continue reading

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Bookish links for Saturday, July 14, 2012

Author news: ~ Salon has a great feature on Stephen King: You can be popular and good Discussion starters: ~ Presenting Lenore: Let’s talk about ARCS – This isn’t about what you think it’s about. ~ My Friend Amy: Maybe … Continue reading

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Bookish links for Saturday, June 9, 2012

Author news: ~ R.I.P. Ray Bradbury, Author of Fahrenheit 451 and The Martian Chronicles Discussion starters: ~ Author Beth Revis: How to respond to negative reviews – I love this! ~ Book Hooked Blog: I May Be Judging You – … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Jonathan Maberry – The Literary Zombie

I am very excited to be a part of Jonathan Maberry’s Dead of Night Shambling Zombie Blog Tour. I am fairly new to zombie fiction – my first introduction was Jonathan’s YA novel Rot and Ruin and the sequel Dust … Continue reading

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