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Take Back the Booksphere: How The Book Community is one of the Best on Earth

Take Back the Booksphere: How The Book Community is one of the Best on Earth

February 4, 2015 Imaginative Discussions, Lyn 11

Guess what happened at the start of the year? Drama. Guess what disrupted our lives and took over our conversations and our time? Drama. What happened last year? Drama drama drama.   Book bloggers are getting some shade thrown in our direction due to some poor, immoral and illegal decisions made by others. When something new crops up, when another heated battle comes to a head, when another issue is taken more »

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What Made Me the Reader I am Today

What Made Me the Reader I am Today

January 25, 2015 Imaginative Discussions, Pixie 11

Not too long ago, a friend of mine shared a post on her blog in a discussion asking her followers to share their experiences about what it was that really made them become the readers they are today. Because as you know, many of us in this community are heavy readers—heavier than the ‘average’ reader one might meet on the streets that say they read “some” and she shared her more »

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Imaginative Discussion: Lyn’s 2014 Reading Data

Imaginative Discussion: Lyn’s 2014 Reading Data

January 21, 2015 Imaginative Discussions, Lyn 10

Last year, Debby at Snuggly Oranges wrote a beautiful post about her 2013 reading trends, and included data in the form of charts and graphs. I was instantly in love with her idea, and I quickly adopted her idea for my 2014 reading. I love reflecting on my own reading trends. I am very excited to compare 2014 to 2015, when it comes time. If I ever have the extra more »

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Interview + Giveaway: Stranger

Interview + Giveaway: Stranger

December 22, 2014 Giveaway, Interview, Lyn 4

Hey y’all! I have something that is beyond amazing today! Last year, I got word of a LGBTQ YA novel releasing with Sherwood Smith as a collaborator. I left an excited message on the LiveJournal page asking to be kept in the loop about the project. Fast forward to 2014, and low and behold, Stranger is now published and available! I purchased the novel and read it right away. The more »

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Review: Darkest Part of the Forest

Review: Darkest Part of the Forest

December 4, 2014 book review, Guest Post, Lyn, Pixie from The Bookaholic 5

Today, I am very fortunate to announce that Pixie from The Bookaholic has dropped by this week to help me review The Darkest Part of the Forest by Holly Black! This was such a wonderful partner review! You can also drop by Pixie’s page and leave her a comment for this review, as well! Lyn: Alright! Pixie and I did a co-reading of Holly Black’s The Darkest Part of the more »

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Top Ten Tuesday: Books We Want to Reread

Top Ten Tuesday: Books We Want to Reread

November 4, 2014 Bekka, Lyn, Top Ten Tuesday 14

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish This week’s topic: Books We Want to Reread This week, Bekka and Lyn discuss their top books that they will eventually reread. Bekka’s Picks 1. The Throne of Glass Series by Sarah J Maas.  The plan was to reread this a few months ago when I purchased the hardcover set. But somehow time got away from me. I really want more »

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