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Sunday Book Club: Skippy Dies

 This was arguably the best book I read this summer.  Paul Murray does such a fabulous job of getting into a 14-year-old’s head.  A not just one 14-year-old, but several.  He is able to be the sensitive 14-year-old, the outcast, the popular one, the nerdy one.  He knows how they think, he knows how the… Continue reading Sunday Book Club: Skippy Dies

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Alone in a Room Full of People

I spent the weekend at a dance camp for my young daughter. She was in classes most of the day, so I spent my time with many, many of the moms. I only know very few of them, so I was already in a situation that would cause my social anxiety to flair up. (I… Continue reading Alone in a Room Full of People

Book of the Week · Reading · Sunday Book Club

Sunday Book Club: The History of Love

This book is so adorable, I can’t even stand it.  I loved it.  Easy to read, easy to follow plot, and well-developed and likable characters. The book is written as a story-within-a-story.  Basic characters who don’t seem to have any relationship come together at the end.  The book ends in a satisfactory way. I adored… Continue reading Sunday Book Club: The History of Love

Book of the Week · Reading · Sunday Book Club

Sunday Book Club: Night Film

Busy week!!  My sister came in town with my three nephews.  In order to prevent us from going crazy with 7 children, 4 of them 6 years old or younger, we were constantly on the go.  We had tons of fun, but constantly on the go.  On Tuesday, the engine in my beloved Toyota Sequoia… Continue reading Sunday Book Club: Night Film