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The Edible Woman by Margaret Atwood

The blurb from Amazon.com; Ever since her engagement, the strangest thing has been happening to Marian McAlpin: she can’t eat. First meat. Then eggs, vegetables, cake, pumpkin seeds–everything! Worse yet, she has the crazy feeling that she’s being eaten. Marian … Continue reading

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Booking Through Thursday and Rebecca by Daphne duMaurier

It is November 11th, known here in the U.S. as Veteran’s Day, formerly Armistice Day to remember the end of WWI but expanded to honor all veterans who have fought for their country, so … Do you read war stories? … Continue reading

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WWW Wednesdays, The Woman In White, and Fallen

To play along, just answer the following three (3) questions… • What are you currently reading? • What did you recently finish reading? • What do you think you’ll read next? What are you currently reading? Right now I’m reading … Continue reading

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October 2010 in Books and Teaser Tuesday

First things first, Teaser Tuesday! Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: Grab your current read Open to a random page Share two (2) “teaser” … Continue reading

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Musing Mondays and Cold Comfort Farm

This is my first Musing Monday, but I’m excited to participate! About how many books (roughly) would you say you own? This is a sad question for me to answer. According to Shelfari I used to own 288, which may … Continue reading

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Mexican Literature… I Admit Ignorance

Even though I currently call Mexico home, I have to admit I have read very little of its literature. By very little I mean, in fact, I have read one book by a Mexican author. And a very good book … Continue reading

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Without Further Ado… Brideshead Revisited

Although this is my first post, I think I’ll jump right into the nitty-gritty of this whole blogging thing (just bear with me, I’m new to this ;)). I recently finished “Brideshead Revisited” by Evelyn Waugh. Here is the blurb, … Continue reading

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