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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 summer things include more reading time? We’d love for you to participate in our poll below!

The Under-Appreciated-


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The Under-Appreciated: Cookbooks

By on June 7, 2017

Great content is all around us, and too often I feel that we miss out on fun, interesting, and quality reads just because of a label or stereotype. I hope to debunk some of these misnomers and give credit where credit is due through a series of posts I’m…

Castle of Water Book Review


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Review: Castle of Water

By on May 20, 2017

Oh my goodness, how I loved this book! I hope Dane Huckelbridge writes more fiction, because I will definitely read it.

Castle of Water is the story of castaways on a desert island. Sound cliche? In this novel, it’s not at all! It’s dramatic, it’s funny, it’s romantic, it’s everything you’d…

Spring Reading Challenge


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Spring Reading Challenge

By on May 7, 2017

Happy May!
The days are getting longer. School is almost out. You read Janna’s post with our book recommendations for keeping your reading resolutions, and then Kathleen’s post with more tips on how to achieve those goals. But have you actually stuck to it? Have you been reading what or as much…

Mini Reviews


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Mini Reviews: Swear on This Life, Tell the Wolves I’m Home, Hag-Seed

By on April 20, 2017

LQ contributor Janna just posted a review roundup, and I thought that was a great idea for these three books that I’ve finished but haven’t yet reviewed! So, thanks Janna :) I loved two of these, but really didn’t care for this first one….

Swear on This Life
I honestly don’t think…

Cowgirl Creamery Cooks


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Cookbook Review: Cowgirl Creamery Cooks

By on March 28, 2017

Why: Have you met my sister-in-law, yet? Probably not, but she gives great book gifts! (You can find two of her more hilarious gifts reviewed here and here. Both highly recommended reading!) I was a apprehensive of her giving me a cookbook, though, because she eats SUPER healthy and…

most-loved posts


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10 Most-Loved Posts from Our First Year of Bookishness

By on March 23, 2017

Yep, it’s official, Literary Quicksand has been live for over a year! We launched our site on February 11, 2016. Where has the time gone?? What a year!

To everyone who has visited and loved books along with us, thank you!! Here’s to another bookish year 😊

Here are our most-loved posts…

Giveaway


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Giveaway: Natchez Burning + Tote Bag

By on March 20, 2017

Get excited, LQ-ers! It is time for our first ever giveaway!

In anticipation of the release of Greg Iles’ Mississippi Blood TOMORROW(!!!!), we are a giving away a copy of Natchez Burning (the first in this trilogy) and a canvas tote bag! Becky has been reading this trilogy and knows you’ll…

tbr-roundup


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Lazy Sunday TBR Roundup

By on March 12, 2017

Anyone else feeling the loss of an hour of sleep?! Why not rest up and look through the titles we LQ ladies added to our TBR lists!
Aubrey
I’m excited to start reading The Women in the Castle for an upcoming book tour review, as well as Dishing Up the Dirt….

tbr-roundup


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Lazy Sunday TBR List Roundup

By on February 19, 2017

We always call these “Lazy Sunday #TBR list Roundups” but today is even more lazy than usual. It’s just me, Becky, here and my TBR List adds are all from one webpage that has done me in. And I quote…
If you love reading novels set during World War II, we’ve…

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