August202014
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Top Ten Books People Have Been Telling Jorie That She MUST Read

Top Ten Tuesday | The Broke and the Bookish

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top ten books people have been telling daisy that she must read

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1.  Sandra Brown’s Mean Streak 

Mean Streak by Sandra Brown

2. Junot Díaz’s This is How You Lose Her

This Is How You Lose Her by Junot Díaz

3.  Gillian Flynn’s Gone Girl 

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

4. Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander

Outlander by Diana Gabaldon

5.  George R.R. Martin’s A…

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August172014

Jorie’s 80th Edition of The Sunday Post

Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer: The Sunday Gazette

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. ~this meme was inspired in part by ~ In My Mailbox~

It’s a chance to share News.

A post to recap the past week, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up for the week on our blog.

This is your news post, so personalize…

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6PM

Comment Catch Up - 3rd Edition

Van Gogh Starry Night Drawing | Wikimedia Commons | Public Domain Mark 1.0

Van Gogh Starry Night Drawing | Wikimedia Commons | Public Domain Mark 1.0

I present the 3rd Edition of a new-ish feature which offers me the chance to respond to some of my Stellar Visitors’ remarks.

Sunday, August 03 – Jorie’s 79th Edition of The Sunday Post

KimbaCaffeinated @ the Caffeinated Book Reviewersaid “6 years..impressive. I am on WordPress.org and love it How cool you attended the…

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4PM

Back to School Films @ Jorie’s Store

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Theatrical release poster – Dead Poets Society | Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

 With the recent loss of Robin Williams, I recalled one of my favorite films – Dead Poets Society. Surprisingly, this rather literary film wasn’t based on a book. Still, this movie turned me onto “teacher films” as well as to the late Williams’ mad acting skills. In light of all this and the students returning to…

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August142014

TBTB (Throwback Thursday Books) - Lois Lowry’s The Giver

The Giver by Lois Lowry

The Giver by Lois Lowry | LibraryThing

Lois Lowry makes a second appearance on the #TBTB. Last time, I recognized her work of historical fiction – Number the Stars. Today’s #TBTB introduced me to dystopian literature. I first read Lois Lowry’s The Giver on cassette tapes! Does that date me or what? Well, at least I was in junior high at the time. I marveled at how Lowry’s world building and work…

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TBRs - Jared C. Wilson’s Otherworld

Otherworld: A Novel

One of my bookish friends mentioned this Christian author and his first published work of fiction. Jared C. Wilson is from Katy, Texas which is near my hometown of Houston. Wilson also sets Otherworld in a Texas town.

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August32014

Jorie’s 79th Edition of The Sunday Post

Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer: The Sunday Gazette

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. ~this meme was inspired in part by ~ In My Mailbox~

It’s a chance to share News.

A post to recap the past week, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up for the week on our blog.

This is your news post, so personalize…

View On WordPress

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