Books
Spoilers in Book Blurbs

  Once upon a time, I was reading book blurbs. How daring. When I spotted a sexy book in the bookstore, I would pull it from the shelf and, with no fear, read the whole blurb from beginning to end….

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Used-book harvest

At first, it simply didn’t register. I kept staring at her, waiting patiently to be announced the total price. Then Beloved broke the awkward silence by asking “excuse me, how much?”. Then the three smiling Friends of the Ottawa Library (that is…

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Mockingbird by Walter Tevis - Science-Fiction

[widgets_on_pages id=”Science-Fiction & Fantasy World Tour”] Mockingbird is everything I love in science-fiction: it’s smart, it’s epic, and it makes you think. This classic Sci-Fi novel takes us to a bleak futuristic New York in which machines replaced human labour force, from the bus driven by a…

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Thursday Thoughts - Discussion about books

Thursday Thoughts is a weekly feature on Ashley’s Blog Ok, Let’s Read. Each thursday, Ashley would open a discussion related to reading. This week, the topic is “bookshelf organization”. “Do you have a set way of organizing your bookshelves? Do you…

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Thursday Thoughts - Discussion about books

Thursday Thoughts is a weekly feature on Ashley’s Blog Ok, Let’s Read. Each thursday, Ashley would open a discussion related to reading. This week, the topic is book buying ban. “Have you ever put yourself on a book buying ban?…

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Thursday Thoughts - Discussion about books

Thursday Thoughts is a weekly feature on Ashley’s Blog Ok, Let’s Read. Each thursday, Ashley would open a discussion related to reading. This week, the topic is “do you prefer eReaders or physical books?”. Feel free to join and/or check…

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