July292014

Top Ten Most Popular Authors on Jorie’s Bookshelf

Top Ten Most Popular Authors on Jorie’s Bookshelf

Top Ten Tuesday | The Broke and the Bookish

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top ten authors we own the most books of

(Normally, I prefer borrowing to buying books. Nonetheless, I own books I’ve seen on sale at the Friends of Freeman Bookstore.)

(Thank you, Goodreads, for the images of the following authors.)

1. Julia Alvarez

Julia Álvarez

2. Sandra Brown

Sandra Brown

3.…

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July282014
Books Before Movies! - 16 Books to Read Before the Movie Versions Come Out | Mashable

The Freeman Bookstore shared on Facebook an article from Mashable about 16 stories making their way to the big screen.

Books Before Movies! - 16 Books to Read Before the Movie Versions Come Out | Mashable

The Freeman Bookstore shared on Facebook an article from Mashable about 16 stories making their way to the big screen.

July272014

Jorie’s 78th Edition ~ 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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July262014
Comment Catch Up - Week of July 20, 2014

Here’s a new feature which offers me the chance to respond to some of my Stellar Visitors’ remarks.

Comment Catch Up - Week of July 20, 2014

Here’s a new feature which offers me the chance to respond to some of my Stellar Visitors’ remarks.

July252014

What Are You Reading? - July 2014 Edition

What Are You Reading? - July 2014 Edition |

What Are You Reading? For the July 2014 edition, Jorie’s Reads shares books from library book clubs. Also, one of the fiction books was written by a school friend. It’s K.S. Love’s Sex, Love, and Kemistry. If you’re interested in participating in future “What Are You Reading?” posts, please comment on this post.  To visit what readers have been reading in previous months, please visit “What Are You Reading?” You…

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July242014

TBTB (Throwback Thursday Books) - Alice Sebold’s The Lovely Bones

The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold

The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold | LibraryThing

I originally read Alice Sebold’s The Lovely Bones during Christmas break my senior year of college. The balance between the macabre and whimsy never left me. The distinct point of view (POV) struck me like not much else.

Some years later, I saw a nice, hardcover edition on the shelf among the Friends of Freeman book sale. Then, over Independence Day…

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July232014

Siri Hustvedt’s What I Loved (Bloggerversary Challenge)

How Many Pearls for Siri Hustvedt’s What I Loved (Bloggerversary Challenge)? |

What I Loved: A Novel

What I Loved: A Novel by Siri Hustvedt | Jorie’s Store @ Amazon

Title: What I Loved: A Novel
Author: Siri Hustvedt
ISBN: 9780312421199
Length: 370 pages
Publication Date: 2003
Publisher: Picador
Genre: Psychological Fiction
Source: Harris County Public Library

Bloggerversary Giveaway

Goodreads

Reasons for Reading: As I perused the 1001 Books list for a 2000s book,  I noticed Siri Hustvedt’s What I Lovedand posted this book as…

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July222014

Top Ten Characters Jorie Would Want on a Deserted Island with Her

Top Ten Tuesday | The Broke and the Bookish

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top ten characters i’d want on a deserted island with me

1. Superman

2. Butch Dixon/ JA Jance’s Joanna Brady Series

3. MacGyver (Actually, there are comic books featuring him!)

4. Finnick Odair/ Suzanne Collins’ The Hunger Games Trilogy

5. Four/ Veronica Roth’s Divergent…

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July212014
Top Ten Tuesday Pre- Post

Tomorrow’s Top Ten Tuesday asks for “Top Ten Characters I Would Want With Me On A Deserted Island (pick based on however you want…skills they would bring, their company…or pure hotness factor :P)…”

Top Ten Tuesday Pre- Post

Tomorrow’s Top Ten Tuesday asks for “Top Ten Characters I Would Want With Me On A Deserted Island (pick based on however you want…skills they would bring, their company…or pure hotness factor :P)…”

July202014

Jorie’s 77th Edition ~ The Sunday Post

Catch Up with the Jorie’s 77th Edition|

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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