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LQ’s Top 10 of 2018

By on January 10, 2019

It’s so fun to look back at what our readers loved over the past year! A couple of the posts in our top 10 weren’t published in 2018, but previous years. They’ve got some sticking power! Sorting LOTR characters into Hogwarts houses is just too fun!

Without further ado, here…


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Literary Quicksand’s Best Books of 2018

By on December 17, 2018

Hello friends! It’s hard to believe 2018 is quickly coming to a close. What a year! Over here at Literary Quicksand, we’ve been busy reading a lot of really good books. Sure, we’ve read a few duds that we’d rather forget, but we’ve also read some amazing books as…


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TBR Mix N’ Mingle – November

By on November 7, 2018

Welcome back to another edition of TBR Mix n’ Mingle. On the first Wednesday of every month, we share our most anticipated reads and invite you to do the same!

Make sure to add your TBR list in the linkup at the bottom of the post. Don’t forget to check…

Our Favorite Reads of 2018 So Far


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Our Favorite Books of 2018 So Far

By on August 13, 2018

August is here, there’s a back-to-school buzz in the air, and we’re all getting antsy to squeeze every last drop out of summer. How is it that we’re over half way through 2018 already?

Here at LQ, several of us have rated multiple books with 5 stars so far this…

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NEW: TBR Mix n’ Mingle Linkup! Join us!

By on August 1, 2018

The bookish ladies at LQ are starting our own linkup! The TBR Mix n’ Mingle Linkup starts today. Will you mingle with us?

What: It’s a TBR linkup! That means we’ll publish a post about our TBR lists for the month, and you’re welcome to also publish a post about the…


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What We’re Reading This Week: 7/23

By on July 23, 2018

If you’re a regular follower of LQ, you may have noticed our posts slow down a little over the past week or two. Summer is in full swing, and our summer schedules don’t allow for as much writing! We’re definitely still reading, though – that never stops 🙂 What…


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What We’re Reading This Week: 7/9

By on July 9, 2018

Helloooooo July! This month is coming in hot for us here in Minnesota. Too hot to even enjoy sitting and reading outside! Thank goodness for central air conditioning 😂. Anyway, here’s what we’re into this week. How about you?

 
Allison
I’m reading The Immortal Gene by Jonas Saul. It’s a crime/thriller novel…


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What We’re Reading This Week: 6/25

By on June 25, 2018

And just like that, we’re in the last week of June! Time flies when you’re reading lots of books 😉 Here’s what we’re all into this week.

 
Allison
I’m just finishing up Bar Harbor Retirement Home for Famous Writers (and Their Muses). Look for my review on the blog later…


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What We’re Reading This Week: June 4th

By on June 4, 2018

Hello, June! Hard to believe we’re so far into the year already. Summer feels in full swing in Minnesota – hoping it’s been lovely enough for some outdoor reading wherever you are too!

 

Allison
I started listening to Outlander on audiobook. I thought that summer would be a good time to…


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Memoirs Better Than Fiction: True Stories Impossible to Put Down

By on May 30, 2018

Truth is Stranger than Fiction
This saying couldn’t be more true when talking about memoirs. A good memoir can easily rival the best fiction novel for one reason: it actually happened. Sure, every celebrity who ever lived has written down their life story to keep their dwindling career relevant, but…

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