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Review: Swing Time

By on September 15, 2017

I’ve been meaning to read Swing Time by Zadie Smith since it was released late last year to rave critic reviews. I really wanted to love this, especially since I gave it as a Christmas present last year without having read it. But, alas, I enjoyed Swing Time, but…


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September Mini-Reviews: Three Nonfiction Greats

By on September 6, 2017

I’ve read these three great nonfiction books lately, and I thought I’d review them together!
Option B by Sheryl Sandberg

For anyone who has ever grieved…

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It’s Monday, here’s what we’re reading!

By on September 4, 2017

Happy Labor Day! On this day that many of you probably have off from work, perhaps you’re doing some reading. The question is, what…

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Review: Shrill

By on September 3, 2017

Shrill is a hilarious and poignant memoir about Lindy West’s experiences with sexism, work, dating, the internet, and being overweight. She has an incredibly…

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Review: Start Where You Are Notecards

By on September 1, 2017

I have a special, non-book review for you this time. Today, I’m reviewing some super cute cards!

If you’re at all a fan of prompted…

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It’s Monday, here’s what we’re reading!

By on August 28, 2017

Welcome to our first “It’s Monday” post! We’d love to hear about what you’re reading. Here’s what we’re up to this week!
Aubrey
  

I’m currently reading…

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Lazy Sunday TBR Roundup

By on August 27, 2017

Happy Sunday! Sit back with a coffee and check out what we’ve added to our to-be-read lists this week. What have you added to…

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Forty Autumns, Nina Willner


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Review: Forty Autumns by Nina Willner

By on August 24, 2017

As a new contributor to Literary Quicksand, you may not know how much I enjoy reading historical fiction (and non-fiction, in this case) yet….

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Living Life Bookishly

Reader Poll!

By on August 16, 2017

Will you pick up a book again after you’ve read it once? We want to know! Cast your vote in the poll below and…

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Prompted Journal Review: You’re Weird

By on August 12, 2017

I admit it, I’m a prompted journal nerd. I love sitting down with a journal and pencil or pen, or a puzzle book, or a…

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