Books, hockey, and a bucketful of snark

Being the musings of a Yorkshire lass living in the USA. I'm a book geek, bird nerd, grammar Nazi, and hockey nut.  Sarcasm is my default setting. 

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October
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White Is For Witching
Helen Oyeyemi
currently reading
Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal
Christopher Moore
currently reading
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
Susan Cain
The Shining
Stephen King
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Because everybody loves kittens right ? Meet Merlin, my new friend and reading buddy. He is one of the reasons I'm late wit...
October 2018
19
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Only Halloween Bingo kept this from being a DNF. Only the cover art kept this from being half-starred. If author Marilyn R...
text: Halloween Bingo 2018 - update
OK, so now it's ten squares which are called and read, but still no bloody ...
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Writer's Digest, February 1983.
text: Halloween Bingo 2018 - Diverse Voices
“I think Poe's quite good, actually. The whole casual horror thing. Like so...
White Is For Witching - Helen Oyeyemi
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This book is soooo cheesy! The cover truly is the best thing about it. The writing is barely one step above rank amateur. ...
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Only a few of his book covers are shown here, but he, um, certainly was prolific! I have at least one or two more of his got...
October 2018
18
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These were sitting on the coffee table, waiting to be entered as my editions. Sure enough, they had the signature! ...
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I've set up a shelf for all the Harry Bennett covers I find.
text: Halloween Bingo 2018 - Diverse Voices
“Dear Miranda Silver,This house is bigger than you know! There are extra fl...
White Is For Witching - Helen Oyeyemi
October 2018
17
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"What is your name? Have you a soul? Can you love?" he demanded of her in a great, rhapsodic rush as she rose up out of her c...
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"He says he loves you," she told Mignon. Mignon presented a blank face. Fevvers hastily translated herself. Mignon laughed. T...
text: Halloween Bingo 2018 - Diverse Voices
As a child, Miranda Silver developed pica, a rare eating disorder that caus...
White Is For Witching - Helen Oyeyemi
October 2018
16
text: Halloween Bingo 2018 - Diverse Voices
Seeing as Shell Game is still in transit, I picked this up to read in the i...
White Is For Witching - Helen Oyeyemi
updated shelf:
White Is For Witching - Helen Oyeyemi

Currently reading

White Is For Witching - Helen Oyeyemi
White Is For Witching
Helen Oyeyemi
Progress: 131/224 pages
Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal - Christopher Moore
Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal
Christopher Moore
Progress: 38 %
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking - Susan Cain
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
Susan Cain
Progress: 70/368 pages
The Shining - Stephen King
The Shining
Stephen King