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A Reading Vocation

"I Must Read, Read, and Read. It is my Vocation." - Thomas Merton

This is where I chronicle my reading life.  I also blog about writing at Lacey's Late-night Editing.

 

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February 2017
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reviewed: Book 3/100: American Girls by Alison Umminger
American Girls by Alison Umminger My rating: 4 of 5 stars Probably wouldn't have read this book if not for my book club, but ...
February 2017
17
reviewed: Book 2/100: The Twelve Dancing Princesses by Marianna Mayer
The Twelve Dancing Princesses by Marianna Mayer My rating: 4 of 5 stars I think I might have read this when I was a kid, but ...
February 2017
14
reviewed: Book 1/100: Sacred Wilderness by Susan Power
I fell off the wagon of uploading my book reviews for the end of 2016, but I'm starting fresh in the new year. Sacred Wilde...
February 2017
04
text: I'm Still Reading -- and These are My Habits
It's been ages since I posted here due to life stuff (read: I got pregnant), but I'm hoping to make this book blog active-ish...
October 2016
31
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reviewed: Book 83/100: Nimona by Noelle Stevenson
Around the Year Reading Challenge Item #38: A book about an anti-heroThis was a light read, but not shallow. It had just enou...
Nimona -  Noelle Stevenson
October 2016
28
reviewed: Book 82/100: Panther by Brecht Evens
Around the Year Reading Challenge Item #50: A book originally written in a language other than EnglishYes, this is a deeply u...
Panther - Brecht Evens, Michele Hutchison, Laura Watkinson
October 2016
27
reviewed: Book 81/100: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
Around the Year Reading Challenge Item #49: A Book with a Great Opening LineThis book has intrigued me since it first came ac...
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children - Ransom Riggs
October 2016
26
text: The Underside of Imagination in Brecht Evens' Panther
Yesterday I finished reading Panther by Brecht Evens. It's an artsy graphic novel that can be read in about an hour -- a dece...
Panther - Brecht Evens, Michele Hutchison, Laura Watkinson
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reviewed: Book 80/100: HRC - State Secrets and the Rebirth of Hillary Clinton by Jonathon Allen and Amie Parnes
Read Harder Challenge Item: Read a book about politicsMy library had this book shelved with "bios," so I thought I was gettin...
HRC: State Secrets and the Rebirth of Hillary Clinton - Jonathan Allen, Amie Parnes
reviewed: Book 79/100: Unfinished Business - Women Men Work Family by Anne-Marie Slaughter
Unfinished Business: Women Men Work Family by Anne-Marie Slaughter My rating: 4 of 5 stars Read Harder Challenge Item: Read a...
October 2016
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