Category Archives: memes and surveys

How do you read? A bookish meme

Ruth from A Great Book Study recently posted a survey I thought of interest, so I’m participating.  Feel free to join in! Do you have a certain place at home for reading? I favor a cozy chair in the living … Continue reading

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Ten Books that I haven’t bought (yet)

Today’s TTT is a freebie, so I’m looking at books I’ve previewed (that is, had Amazon send me a kindle freebie of) but haven’t bought. Coyote America: A Natural and Supernatural History, Dan Flores. This was more of a  “I … Continue reading

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Classic Meme 2.0

The Classics Club is bringing back their monthly question, beginning with: Which classic author have you read more than one, but not all, of their books and which of their other books would you want to read in the future? … Continue reading

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Top Ten Books That Make Ya Smile

Today’s TTT is….books that make us smile! 10. David Liss.  A writer of political & business thrillers, often set in the age of discovery,  Liss’ sense of humor snared me “You have my word as a gentleman.” “You are no … Continue reading

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(Not) the Top Ten Authors I’ve Read Most

This week’s TTT, bloggers are sharing the top ten authors they’ve read the most books by….but my top ten won’t have changed too much since the last time we did this in ’15 (lots of kid-lit heavyweights), so I’m going … Continue reading

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Top Ten Books I Read and Read Again

Today Top Ten Tuesday is celebrating its tenth birthday. I’ve been participating off and on since a month or so after its inception, and I’ve enjoyed it over the years. Today its host is asking readers to revisit or expand … Continue reading

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Offtopic but I couldn’t resist

  I’d lay odds that whoever designed that flag is a Trek  fan…

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Would You Rather….

Sarah of All the Book Blog Names are Taken has tagged me in a survey/game thing! I’m  tasked with answering her questions and then posing some of my own. 1. Would you have rather have been at court with Eleanor … Continue reading

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Treasure Island Game

As we headed into the weekend, a post from A Great Book Study and Marian drew my attention to a little survey or game created by Classic Reader, called “Treasure Island”.The premise is that you are stuck on a Treasure … Continue reading

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Top Ten Favorite Books, 2019

 Code Girls: The American Codebreakers who Helped Win WW2, Liza Mundy. Fun and informative, Code Girls follows the rapid growth of intelligence and crytography during WW2.   Absolutely fascinating! The Skeptic’s Guide to the Universe, Steven Novella et. al. The best … Continue reading

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