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Sunday Brunch #TBR Roundup

By on February 28, 2016

Welcome to the Sunday Brunch #TBR Roundup. While you sip your Sunday morning coffee, you can see what we’ve added to our “To Be Read” lists this past week (Sun 21 Feb – Sat 27 Feb). Discover all of the various places we get our reading recommendations. Have you read any of these? What…


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Book Reviews

Review: Unbroken by Lauren Hillenbrand

By on February 27, 2016

Why: The reason I chose this book was simple and uninteresting: it was on my Amazon reading list. I had actually tried to read…

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Beloved by Toni Morrison


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Review: Beloved by Toni Morrison

By on February 26, 2016

124 was spiteful. Full of a baby’s venom.

And thus starts one of the best, yet most devastating, novels I have picked up in a…

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Living Life Bookishly

How Our LQ Contributors Select a Title

By on February 26, 2016

Welcome to our very first LQ Chat post, where several of us will weigh in! We hope these happen often 😊

There is no shortage of…

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Review: Bel Canto by Ann Patchett

By on February 25, 2016

Bel Canto is a story about love, mostly. Love, music, language, terrorism, friendship – the book definitely doesn’t fail to deliver on those themes.

Set in South…

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Review: Dear America – Early Sunday Morning

By on February 24, 2016

Why: This is the second book that I requested from my library after Joli posted her books from the 1990s article. I was just going…

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Book and Drink Pairings


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Living Life Bookishly

Book and Drink Pairings: Sipping Your Way Through the Pages

By on February 23, 2016

I recently celebrated one of my favorite holidays (National Drink Wine Day) by sitting down with a glass of cabernet and reading a book….

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Living Life Bookishly

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…

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Review: Dear America – A City Tossed and Broken

By on February 22, 2016

Why: This book choice was a direct byproduct of Joli’s post on books from the 1990s. I couldn’t help but search my library’s catalog…

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