Monthly Archives: September 2012

Fashion Friday: Wearing LORD OF THE FLIES

Lord of the Flies by natalieeramm featuring vintage sunglasses Lord of the Flies by William Golding Farber and Farber, 1954 207 pages, 4 stars ABOUT THE BOOK: I’m probably the last person on the planet to read Lord of the … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday: My fall reading list

Here’s a list of the books on my shelf for the fall. I’ll be reviewing these through November! What’s on your fall reading list? Lord of the Flies – a classic that I’ve never read. I also love the cover, … Continue reading

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Romance Roundup: fairy tales, bets, and time travel

Title: An Offer from a Gentleman Author: Julia Quinn Publisher: Avon, 2001 Pages: 384 Rating: 3 stars Sophia Beckett is deposited on her father’s door step at a very young age. As a bastard she is taken care of, but … Continue reading

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How to Be a Woman: a feminist manifesto

Title: How to Be a Woman Author: Caitlin Moran Publisher: Harper Perenial, 2012 Pages: 320 Rating: 5 stars It’s easy to pick out the reasons why you don’t like a book, but when you love a book all the reasons … Continue reading

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Love, In Theory: Ten Stories about Love and Loss

Title: Love, In Theory Author: E.J. Levy Publisher: University of Georgia Press (September 15, 2012) Pages: 224 Rating: 5 stars Love, In Theory is a literary collection of ten short stories about how love works. Levy touches on all kinds … Continue reading

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Fashion Friday: Wearing THE AVERAGE AMERICAN MALE

The Average American Male by natalieeramm featuring rubber shoes The Average American Male by Chad Kultgen Harper Perennial, 2007 256 pgs., 3 stars ABOUT THE BOOK: See my post The Average American Male. ABOUT THE OUTFIT: No one ever said … Continue reading

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The Shoemaker’s Wife

Title: The Shoemaker’s Wife Author: Adriana Trigiani Publisher: Harper Paperbacks (2012) Pages: 496 Rating: 3.5 stars Set in Italy and America in the early 1900s, The Shoemaker’s Wife is a beautifully written novel about love, family, and inevitable changes. Ciro … Continue reading

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Fashion Friday: Wearing A WORKING THEORY OF LOVE

A Working Theory of Love by natalieeramm featuring h&m shoes A Working Theory of Love by Scott Hutchins Penguin (October 2012) 304 pgs, 3 stars ABOUT THE BOOK: See my post A Working Theory of Love – Romance and artificial … Continue reading

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The Average American Male

Title: The Average American Male Author: Chad Kultgen Publisher: Harper Perennial (2007) Pages: 256 Rating: 3 stars The Average American Male is an average tale of an average, modern bro. Our nameless protagonist is employed doing something uninteresting and unimportant. … Continue reading

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