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The LQ Ladies’ Bookish Resolutions for 2018

By on January 21, 2018

A new year, a new bookish slate. What will we read this year? How much will we read this year? We all have different ideas about what we’d like in terms of bookishness this year. We want to know, what’s your goal for 2018?
Amber
For me, I set my reading…


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Our Favorite Reads of 2017

By on December 31, 2017

2017 was a great year for us! We all had a hard time picking out our favorite book(s) of the year, so some of us have chosen multiple. What was your favorite read of the year?

Here’s to 2018 being a fabulous year of reading!
Amber
I met my goal of…


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Review: The Nix

By on December 20, 2017

Janna and I just read this for our book club (The Girly Book Club), and we both agree on a lot of things about it! So, since we read it at the same time and talked about it in a group together, we’ve decided to make this a Q&A…


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The Beginner’s Guide to Choosing a Great Audiobook

By on November 24, 2017

I do most of my reading these days via audiobooks. I’ve been listening to audiobooks for a few years now, and have definitely chosen some real winners and some clear losers.

Below are my insights into choosing a killer audiobook. This guide contains everything new audiobook listeners need to get…


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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 latest scientific research, The Psychobiotic Revolution: Mood, Food, and the New Science of the Gut-Brain Connection informs and fascinates.
The Science
The first…


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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.
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The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson is my favorite classic spooky book. Thinking about rereading it soon, but that might be postponed due to my insane busyness! I also love Bird Box by…


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What We’re Reading This Week

By on October 23, 2017

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I’m reading a couple titles on personal development this week: Love Warrior and We Need to Talk. I’m hoping to squeeze in a thriller for Halloween or start on Pride & Prejudice because I failed to read it for my book club this month. It’s been a busy few…


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It’s Monday. Here’s what we’re reading!

By on October 2, 2017

We have a wide variety of books being read this week! What are you reading?
Amber
    

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I’m not sure how much I’ll read during the week, but I have Fire by the Night (TLC tour), When Breath Becomes Air (audiobook) and I also downloaded In a Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth…


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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 are you reading?

Here’s what we’re into this week!
Amber
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I’m currently reading Finding My Badass Self and The People We Hate At The Wedding.
Aubrey

I’m currently listening to The…


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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 Matriarch: Queen Mary and the House of Windsor, as well as Fish Have No Feet and Last Christmas in Paris. I’m just about done with…

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