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Books for Breakfast #9

Book Reviews

This time I read: Divergent - Veronica Roth & Humble Pie - Gordon Ramsay Divergent was great!! I thought it was going to be a total rip-off of the Hunger Games, but it ended up really surprising me. I enjoyed the book and now I HAVE to read the second one! The topic is interesting and I enjoy books with "utopia" themes to them. (The Hunger Games and The Uglies…

October to-read list

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I over shot my reading list last month, so now I'll try to be a bit more reasonable! There are some carry over's from September though! Oops! Divergent - Veronica Roth  Humble Pie - Gordon Ramsay Mr. Penumbra's 24-hour Bookstore - Robin Sloan The Psychopath Test - Jon Ronson David and Goliath - Malcolm Gladwell The Clash of Kings - George R.R. Martin A Street Cat Named Bob - James Bowen…

Books For Breakfast #7 + #8 (Vacation Reads)

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I finished my two books for breakfast books right before vacation, so, since I packed a whole ton of books to read on vacation, I thought I'd just combine #7 & #8 into one sorta huge books for breakfast! So, let's first look at the two I had on my list from the last BFB. Book Lust by Nancy Pearl & The Death of Bees by Lisa O'Donnell   Book Lust is…

To-read List for September

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I always amass a huge number of books with the intent to read them so, this month to try and keep track of my reads, I thought I'd post a to-read list! This way, all my books I hope to read are displayed from the get go...and maybe you can suggest some reads to me too! (I'm always curious as to what books people have enjoyed! Maybe I'll get some…

Books for Breakfast

Book Reviews

  My two most recent reads were: The Glass Demon by Helen Grant  & Where’d you Go Bernadette? by Maria Semple I recommend them both with high honors! It would be hard to pick a favorite, since they are so different in terms of subject matter and writing style. The Glass Demon reads like a fairytale almost, it has a creepy underlying theme, almost like a Grimm brothers story. It takes place in Germany…