THE GAMES by Ted Kosmatka


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Review: The Games

By on July 21, 2017

I listened to The Games by Ted Kosmatka while we traveled from Duluth, MN to Rapid City, SD.

All the hot new releases seem to always have a long holding period so I strolled the aisles at the library, found the sci-fi section, and this one spoke to me.

And, I’m glad we listened to it. 

Without…

Neither Wolf nor Dog


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Review: Neither Wolf nor Dog

By on July 17, 2017

Neither Wolf nor Dog: On Forgotten Roads with an Indian Elder is a must read. I devoured this book, slowly and purposefully, realizing early…

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Book of the Month Club: Loving the book mail!

By on July 16, 2017

Hello, bookish friends!

I wanted to take a moment to review Book of the Month Club, which I have been a member of now for…

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My Glory Was I Had Such Friends


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Review: My Glory Was I Had Such Friends

By on July 11, 2017

I’ve read a lot of great books in my lifetime, but it’s rare that I read a book that actually changes my life.

This memoir…

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Boy on the Bridge Book Review


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Book Review: The Boy on the Bridge

By on July 5, 2017

You guys, I was so looking forward to this one! One of my first book reviews here on LQ was The Girl with All…

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Review: It's Okay to Laugh


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Review: It’s Okay to Laugh (Crying is Cool Too)

By on July 2, 2017

Nora McInerny is my grief hero and, whether you’re grieving someone (or something) or not, this is an amazing, funny, insightful read that you…

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The Alice Network


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Review: The Alice Network by Kate Quinn

By on June 30, 2017

Why: Joli put this book in my line of vision and, as she predicted, I jumped at the chance to read another wartime novel. Just when…

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Stockholm (3)


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Review Roundup: June Edition

By on June 28, 2017

It’s been a busy few months for me, but I’ve still been reading quite a bit — thank goodness for audiobooks! Here’s what I…

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HOMEGOING


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Review: Homegoing

By on June 24, 2017

You may not know this, but LQ Janna and I are real-life BFFs. Even though I live in Iceland, we’re in constant contact via…

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READER POLL


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Reader Poll!

By on June 22, 2017

Have you noticed our posts have slowed down a bit? It’s summer time and we are all spread out, doing summer things! Do your…

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