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Review: Among the Lesser Gods

By on July 28, 2017

I wasn’t thinking about rescue when my grandmother’s letter came — Among the Lesser Gods, Margo Catts.
You know you’re in for a good read when the first line captures…

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Review: The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo

By on May 9, 2017

Amy Schumer is labeled a “sex comic” because she writes jokes that discuss sexual activity which, apparently, sets her apart from her male counterparts who frequently talk about sex….

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Review: Small Great Things

By on March 21, 2017

I picked up Jodi Picoult’s Small Great Things because I know she can draw me into a story about contemporary issues with characters I can connect and identify with….

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Knitting in Literature

By on February 22, 2016

I am a knitting addict. There is yarn in nearly every room in my apartment. My cats adore yarn (my lil one, Pyrite, has an unfortunate, exquisite taste in…

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Review: The Ocean at the End of the Lane

By on February 11, 2016

There are some books that should just be read aloud. That’s how we’re meant to hear stories — it’s etched into our linguistic history since we first tried to…