Tag Archives: books

  1. The Bored Reader Recites — Kind of, Sort of; Oh Review Hell!

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    12/28/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    I’ve not kept up with my reading. And I’m patently failing to hit my 52 books this year — because …
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  2. Just Curious? Time Should Wound Some Heels….

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    09/17/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    We got a fat envelope this week from “The Folio Society”. This is an outfit in England that publishes beautiful …
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  3. Oh, Fine – A Catch-Up Book Review Dump

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    09/14/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Over at my other blog, Steel Kachinas, I’ve had occasion on my Gratitude Project posts, to twice gratefully post annoyed …
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  4. Distract Me, Please?!

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    06/28/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Yesterday was my day “off”. Not even responsible on Mondays for feeding myself. Decadent, yes?  Well, I don’t usually just …
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  5. Fast and Dirty: Book Review Dump

    06/05/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Yes, I’ve neglected book reviews forever and ever. Get your coffee/tea/beer and settle in or walk away right now. I …
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  6. Yawning Thursday

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    09/25/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    Ah, Thursday and another dawn with no sleep — too worried about the Runaway Returning (the youngest son returning, driving …
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  7. Rapid Review After Slow Reading

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    03/30/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    Well, I violated my promise to post at both new and full moons….but not entirely.  I’ve read so damned little …
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  8. Some Things Have Declined….New Moon Bookworming

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    01/31/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    I love to read. And although I do applaud the idea of not cutting trees and going to electronic media..in …
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  9. Books…

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    01/09/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    Yes, I am back to non-fiction. And confronting the question of whether to continue putting the book discussion/review/snark here or …
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  10. Books — the End of “Fiction Year”

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    12/30/2013 by syrbal-labrys

    Ah…the end of my “fiction only” year of reading. I did better than I expected, only cheating a few times! …
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  11. And A Death For Winter

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    11/17/2013 by syrbal-labrys

    A death that I mourn more than most, at that. My favorite novelist is dead, Doris Lessing has taken her …
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  12. Crabby and Biased Bookworm – And Heroes in Plenty

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    10/15/2013 by syrbal-labrys

    Ok, I promised to deal with my fall into my non-fiction addiction, right? And I will. But first, I must …
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  13. Belated Bookworm

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    10/14/2013 by syrbal-labrys

    (Yes, this is my escape from the news of impending shut-down, because the media coverage of happy Confederate flag carrying …
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