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LOST in Misogyny and Asshery

  When I checked Twitter earlier today, I was really taken aback by my timeline which was full of shock in regards to the news of News Corp buying Harlequin, a Canadian based company, in a deal that was worth up to half a billion dollars. Harlequin is a major publisher and produces almost half […]

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Our Reading Quirks – Part Two

What reading quirk do you have that you really wish you didn’t? Meka: I don’t like reading the first book of a series when the second has not come out yet. Years ago, I read an awesome paranormal romance novel about a witch who was going back to her hometown where a vicious crime had […]

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Our Reading Quirks – Part One

Reading quirks are those little idiosyncrasies that we have which help us to get through a book.  Whether they have been cultivated over the years like a fine wine, or dropped in our laps due to a negative or positive reading experience, we have them and they aren’t going away. They may not always be […]

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E’s Best of 2013

Welcome to the most difficult and yet the most fun post of the year, my Best of 2013. Ok so this is going up a bit after the new year, but it was written before 2014 began. This list has a couple of twists to it. First, I limited myself to 20 authors because I […]

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Opinion

To finish or not to finish, that is the question

I pick up each and every book hoping that it’ll be my new favorite book. So when books rub me the wrong way, a part of me is devastated. When it’s a book that I’ve committed to review, I feel even worse. Because there is nothing more stressful and annoying than reading a book that […]

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Comfort Reads – When do they change?

Whenever I get into a “mood” I find that I have a tendency to turn towards some of my comfort reads. The unexpected thing about me and my moods is that I never really know which of my comfort books I’m going to turn too. Lately I’ve been feeling so tired. Between the baby and […]