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Top Ten Characters I’d Save the World With

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday is….a character freebie. Okay, fine. I’m Nick Fury and I’m building my own team of Avengers. 1. Richard Sharpe, full stop. Maybe add in Harper so he’d have someone to exchange witty banter with.   Role:   … Continue reading

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Top Ten Childhood Favorites

Today the Artsy Reader Girl’s topic is…. top ten childhood favorites! I didn’t realize this before, but boy howdy did I read a lot of science fiction as a kid. 1. The Henry Huggins/Beezus and Ramona books. Beverly Cleary was … Continue reading

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Top Ten Favorite History Reads

My PC was in the shop this past Tuesday (trying to figure out why a new graphics card wasn’t working — turns out the card itself is defective), so I missed the “Books from Your Favorite Genre” list done on … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday: Games to Audiobook To

Today’s Top Ten Tuesday is an audiobook-related freebie, annnnd…I’m really going to run with that “freebie” designation, because below follow my Top Ten Favorite Games to Play While Listening to Audiobooks!     Christmas as usual at the Schaefer household…     … Continue reading

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Top Ten Books on Ye Olde Spring TBR

I forgot it was Tuesday…but it is, and that means it’s time for top ten Tuesday, hosted by that Artsy Reader Girl! 1. The Magnificent NineJaaaaayne! The man they call Jaaaaaaayne! He apparently has a  daughter also named Jaaaaaaane! 2. … Continue reading

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Top Ten Places in Books I’d Want to Visit

This week Top Ten Tuesday is asking us to share places from books we’d like to visit.  Allllllllllllllll aboard! 1. Hogwart’s 2. Al’s Diner with a Portal to 1958, a la 11/22/1968 Obviously this one is immediately on my mind … Continue reading

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Top Ten Couples Redux

Eight years ago, in another Top Ten Tuesday,  I almost managed to think up ten literary couples I liked. I’ve read…more books since then, so can I think of ten more? 1. Jayber Crow and Mattie. Jayber Crow (Wendell Berry) … Continue reading

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