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What I Read: Fall Edition

I have done a lot of reading the last couple of months. A very eclectic mix. Time for another round up…Enjoy! Happier Now: How to Stop Chasing Perfection and Embrace Everyday Moments (Even the Difficult Ones) by Nataly Kogan Happier Now by Nataly Kogan is...

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What I Read: Goblins and Fairies and Witches! Oh My!

Book Review: Manic Monday, Inc

What I Read: Summer Edition

What I Read:Winter Edition

What I Read: Spring Edition

I know I have been promising an update on my latest reads and impressions, but honestly, I have not really been feeling it. That is not to say that everything has been wasted effort…I am half the way through interviews for my dissertation field research...

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What I Read: November & December

What I Read

Woah has it been a busy couple of weeks! I finally heard back from IRB that changes were needed on my dissertation proposal before the university would allow me to start my research. However, there was a deadline attached or I would have to start...

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Break Out the Pumpkins!

Author Interview & Book Review: Dead Reckoning

Book Review: Fracture by Megan Miranda

http://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?lt1=_blank&bc1=000000&IS2=1&bg1=FFFFFF&fc1=000000&lc1=0000FF&t=notquitsupe-20&o=1&p=8&l=as4&m=amazon&f=ifr&ref=ss_til&asins=0802723098You know the mark of a good writer when you are so deeply engrossed in a story and engaged with the characters to the point that you want to slap them over the head and shake some sense into them. Maybe you have some friends...

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Book Review: Simply Fresh

http://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?lt1=_blank&bc1=000000&IS2=1&bg1=FFFFFF&fc1=000000&lc1=0000FF&t=notquitsupe-20&o=1&p=8&l=as4&m=amazon&f=ifr&ref=ss_til&asins=1449408265 When I was in college, there was a Ruby Tuesday in the mall. I wasn’t that big of a fan. Flash forward a decade and I love it. They have a very sophisticated yet still casual concept when it comes to their food and dining atmosphere. Yeah,...

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Think Pink! a book review of The Boy with Pink Hair

http://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?lt1=_blank&bc1=000000&IS2=1&bg1=FFFFFF&fc1=000000&lc1=0000FF&t=notquitsupe-20&o=1&p=8&l=as4&m=amazon&f=ifr&ref=ss_til&asins=0451234200 I love books where the main character discovers that being different is just awesome. I have a new favorite picture book. Now it seems to be the trend that Hollywood is not happy with being just actors or singers. They want to be writers...

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Book Review: Between the Sea and Sky

http://rcm.amazon.com/e/cm?lt1=_blank&bc1=000000&IS2=1&bg1=FFFFFF&fc1=000000&lc1=0000FF&t=notquitsupe-20&o=1&p=8&l=as4&m=amazon&f=ifr&ref=ss_til&asins=1599904349 Reading level: Ages 12 and up Hardcover: 240 pages Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Childrens (October 25, 2011) ISBN-10: 1599904349 ISBN-13: 978-1599904344 Between the Sea and Sky by Jaclyn Dolamore takes Little Mermaid and spins it to whole new heights –literally. Esmerine is a mermaid, well actually a siren; just like her...

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Prom?

I love this dress! When I saw it, the first thing I thought of was Evie from Paranormalcy by Kiersten White. Such an Evie dress! I know, you are all wondering why I am talking about a prom dress in August when most areas haven’t...

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