Category Archives: Books

Like a kid in a candy store

I just re-tweeted something Anne Lamott put up on Twitter about her new book (Help, Thanks, Wow; The Three Essential Prayers), which is due out in November. She is so amazing and has been an influence in my life through … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Childproof Parent

Raise your hand if you’ve ever felt overwhelmed by the look, feel or contents of a parenting book. Okay, it’s true: I can’t actually see you out there in cyberspace, but I imagine that I’m not the only one with … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Beautiful One Has Come

When you’re looking for a house, most real estate agents will tell you: it’s all about location, location, location. When you’re looking for a good story, I’ll tell you: it’s all about character, character, character. And when it comes to … Continue reading

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3 Things To Love about The Hunger Games

Like many readers, I have fallen in love with the Hunger Games trilogy. (I just finished book two, so no spoilers, please.) When I posted on Facebook about my newest literary love, Michelle Rafter asked for some reasons why these … Continue reading

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