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Life Among the Savages

The last book I read, The Dinner by Herman Koch, while amazing, was rather disturbing, and wanted to be followed with something more light-hearted. Who knew that the author of The Lottery and The Haunting of the Hill House had … Continue reading

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New Books

As a reward for completing a presentation that I had been worried about earlier this week I went to the bookstore and picked out some new books this morning. So here’s the photo at the left- there’s something so fun … Continue reading

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The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

So I’m attempting to brush off the dust from this excessively unused blog. I find typing anything that will be visible to someone other than myself a very hard thing to do.  I’ve heard or read before that the internet … Continue reading

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Mr. Peanut by Adam Ross

I think I heard about this book from both the Bookrageous podcast and the Books on the Nightstand podcast. This book is a circling contemplation on the dark moments in marriages and relationships contrasting with the unique relationship that is … Continue reading

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The Magicians- Lev Grossman

I don’t know how to start this first book review-ish. I loved this book, it feels very poignant to my personal situation at the moment. The Magicians starts with the main character, Quentin, going for a college interview with his … Continue reading

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Obligatory introduction-ish

Hello world!  Here is my somewhat introduction. I’m a grad student in the biological studies at a research university on the east coast. Despite my education my predominant passion is books!  I love books. I love reading them, piling them … Continue reading

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