Monthly Archives: April 2009

General Thoughts on Reading – Two months later

For my first Sunday Salon post I thought I’d do an update on my reading so far this year. It has been two months since I started this blog and three since I decided I was going to attempt to … Continue reading

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Booking Through Thursday: Symbolic? Or Not?

From the Booking Through Thursday blog – a weekly meme about books and reading: My husband is not an avid reader, and he used to get very frustrated in college when teachers would insist discussing symbolism in a literary work … Continue reading

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“Mojo: Conjure Stories” edited by Nalo Hopkinson

“Mojo: Conjure Stories” edited by Nalo Hopkinson Publication Date: 2003 ISBN: 0446679291 Number of Pages: 320 A collection of 19 stories by various authors that explore the perils of personal magic, by authors of fantasy and African Diaspora fiction. Some … Continue reading

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Read-a-Thon Post #5 – Final Hours

I went to bed at 9:30pm after reading one more story Mojo: Conjure Stories, and then woke up at 4am and started reading at 4:30am – finished the last 5 stories in the book. Next I looked for more stories … Continue reading

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