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October 2020 Roundup

You guys! I cannot believe we are in November! Like, what?! Going on month 9 of quarantine/working from home — I work for the court system and so we have been working remotely *and successfully* for a few months now. There is no rush to actually get back into the office physically, which I am … Continue reading

2020 Reading Goals

Every year I challenge myself to read one more book than the previous year — I’ve accomplished it! I’ve been able to read more books in 6 months than I did all of last year.

Check out what I’ve read so far this year right here!


FEATURED: 5 STAR BOOK REVIEWS



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Oct & Nov Book Haul

I think I’ve added about 60-70 new books to my home library this year. I tried counting them, but I really can’t be sure because there are SO many. Quarantine was supposed to be good for my wallet… but at least my bookshelf has been well taken care of these past couple months. She cannot … Continue reading Oct & Nov Book Haul

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WEEKLY: FLASHBACK REVIEWS

Every Friday (sometimes sprinkled randomly throughout the week too) I release a new review for a book I read in the past.


This week I reviewed:

The Tell-Tale Heart by Edgar Allan Poe


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