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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.


reviewed: Book 22/100: Beyond the Sling by Mayim Bialik
It's hard to review a book like this without sounding like I'm passing judgment on Bialik's parenting choices, which I don't ...
Beyond the Sling: A Real-Life Guide to Raising Confident, Loving Children the Attachment Parenting Way - Mayim Bialik, Jay Gordon
April 2017
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reviewed: Book 21/100: Odd and the Frost Giants
This is one of those reviews I've been putting off because I don't have much intelligent to say about this book. It's a fun, ...
Odd and the Frost Giants - Neil Gaiman, Mark Buckingham
April 2017
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reviewed: Book 20/100: Amy Spangler's Breastfeeding - a Parents' Guide
A good beginner's guide to breastfeeding -- it's short and broken into clear sections with illustrations and bulleted text, s...
Amy Spangler's Breastfeeding: A Parent's Guide - Amy K. Spangler
reblogged: AudioBook SYNC
YES!!!! Thirty free audiobooks, two every week, from now through the summer. I freakin' LOVE this program. Even if you aren't...
from JL's Bibliomania
Do you like YA? Do you like Audiobooks? Do you like free stuff? Audiobook SYNC is starting up for the summer!
April 2017
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reviewed: Book 19/100: Feed by M.T. Anderson
This seminal teen dystopia has been on my TBR forever (maybe since it was published?) and thanks to my book club I finally go...
Feed - M.T. Anderson
April 2017
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reviewed: Book 18/100: Of Mice & Magic by Ursula Vernon
Just as much fun as Harriet the Invincible.I recently re-read the 12 Dancing Princess (which this story retells), and was str...
Hamster Princess: Of Mice and Magic - Ursula Vernon
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reviewed: Book 17/100: Harriet the Invincible by Ursula Vernon
This book was super fun -- a retelling of Sleeping Beauty featuring a sturdy, sassy princess who figures out how to use the c...
Hamster Princess: Harriet the Invincible - Ursula Vernon
April 2017
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