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Review: The Psychobiotic Revolution

By on November 14, 2017

You’ve probably heard something about the connection between your brain and stomach. Probiotics are all the rage and yogurt, sauerkraut, and kombucha are good for you. Packed with the…

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What We’re Reading: Halloween Edition

By on October 31, 2017

Here’s what the Literary Quicksand ladies have been reading/recommend to get into that Halloween spirit.











The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson is my favorite classic spooky book. Thinking…

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Review: Paper Butterflies

By on October 26, 2017

Annie, another LQ contributor, works for a publishing company in Minneapolis and asked if one of us would be interested in reviewing the YA novel Paper Butterflies by Lisa…

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Review Roundup

By on October 3, 2017

It can be difficult to write a full fledged book review for every book you read. For me, writing a short Goodreads’ review can be just enough. Less pressure…

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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…