YA Book Deals, Continued (Always)

I fell down a rabbit hole of YA ebook deals tonight, sooooooo here, benefit from my search. These are almost all $2 right now: Zeroes by Scott Westerfeld Tiny Pretty Things by Sona Charaipotra The Summer I Turned Pretty by Jenny Han Proof of Forever by Lexa Hillyer The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart […]

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Two Tragedies

For your consideration. “In this world there are only two tragedies. One is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it.” ― Mr. Dumby (Act III) in Oscar Wilde’s Lady Windermere’s Fan

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Heartbroken and Looking for a Solution

Dr. Brian Williams, a trauma surgeon at Parkland Hospital in Dallas, speaking to Don Lemon tonight on CNN is breaking my heart. He’s so sad and struggling with dealing with not having saved all of the police officers on Thursday night. And he’s also a black man sharing how he’s treated differently when he’s not in […]

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Sims Weekend

I really struggled getting through work on Friday because I couldn’t help but watch the updates on what was going on around my city, after the mass shooting the night before. I cried about twelve times and basically felt stressed and sad and ready to check out for a while. Sometimes you just need to […]

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Keep Dallas in your thoughts.

Watching video of a mass shooting in your own city is strange and sad and difficult. Keep Dallas, and the DPD, and everyone who was at the protest in your thoughts. (The Dallas Morning News is providing fantastic coverage, with an understanding of the city often not found in national media, if you need an update.) Let’s […]

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To Be Read

As I worked on adding books to the floor-to-ceiling bookcases recently built in around the living room fireplace, I realized I didn’t have enough non-fiction in hardcopy to balance things out.  So I added a bunch to my wishlist and ended up with a new stack on my birthday. Perfect.  Coming Soon: bookcase photos, living […]

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It’s my birthday!

I turned 34 today. And here’s what I did: slept in lounged and drank iced coffee ate a taco at Torchy’s got a manicure and pedicure read a book in bed went to dinner at Liberty Burger had a movie night at home It was a great day. Birthday Burger! The Nooner from Liberty Burger. […]

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