Category Archives: Books

Bookin’ it through 2016.

Goodreads tells me I read 72 books in 2016, down from 90 in 2015. On the other hand, I listened to 11 audiobooks,  up from 7 in 2015; I am pretty sure that 2015 number is understated because I get … Continue reading

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The notorious RBG.

One of the blogs I follow is NotoriousRBG. The writers do not post daily, but often enough to keep my interest. A few weeks ago I read the book.   I was so enthralled I sought out this. i would … Continue reading

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My year in books.

Holy crappe, Goodreads tells me that I read 90 books in 2015! TITLE (bold titles are ones I especially liked) AUTHOR A Fall From Grace (Charlie Peace, #8) Barnard, Robert In the Unlikely Event Blume, Judy Brain on Fire: My … Continue reading

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Selected pages from an antique. Published the year I was born.

  If anyone is keen to knit a vintage pattern, let me know.

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Book sale!

The Friends of my local library had our annual book sale a couple weekends ago. It is amazing how many books get weeded from the library or from other people's bookshelves. Kay and Diane squeezing as many books onto the … Continue reading

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Ten on Tuesday, the best of 2014 book edition.

Like many of us, I am a devoted reader. Mysteries and thrillers are my favorite, but I dabble in almost anything. Nonfiction is generally consumed via audiobooks. Biographies are my favorite nonfiction, although I just realized I haven't read nor … Continue reading

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Ten on Tuesday, the lingering book edition.

You know I am a voracious reader. This post is right up my street. Ten Eleven Books That Have Stayed With Me Long After I Read Them. A Wrinkle in Time / Madeline l'Engle. I read this when I was … Continue reading

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I read another excellent book: Until Tuesday : a Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him by Luis Carlos Montalván. I think I probably requested it because it was about a dog, but it turned out to be about … Continue reading

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Reading on a Sunday.

Funk :: -delic. Marketing :: survey. Standards :: norms. Best friend :: Pritch. Search :: and find. Pizza :: oven. Jeans :: tight. Singapore :: tropical. Executive :: decision. Find :: and go seek. Yeah, I know that's dumb, but … Continue reading

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Monday stuff.

Remember those fingerless gloves I was knitting from llama yarn for a friend?   I finished them Friday evening, including weaving in the ends. When I tried them on, I was horrified to discover that the second one was at … Continue reading

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