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Wondrous Words #421

Every week word-lovers post new words they’ve discovered while reading. It’s called Wondrous Words Wednesday and was created by Kathy at Bermuda Onion’s Weblog. I found this word while reading a review for the book Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein: encomium:  “I knew … Continue reading

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First Paragraph: Miss Jane

Every Tuesday Diane at Bibliophile By the Sea shares the first paragraph of a book currently being read. Feel free to join the fun. ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~~  ~ I’m reading Miss Jane by Brad Watson … Continue reading

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A Look At My Week

Hi Everyone, thanks for joining me this week. I’m all about Christmas reading today. I have always read various traditional Christmas books and watched traditional movies such as A Christmas Carol, White Christmas and so forth. I also like to … Continue reading

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Wondrous Words #420

Every week word-lovers post new words they’ve discovered while reading. It’s called Wondrous Words Wednesday and was created by Kathy at Bermuda Onion’s Weblog. I found this word while reading A Man of Some Repute by Elizabeth Edmundson. insouciant:  The local bad boy went … Continue reading

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First Paragraph: Amazing Peace by Maya Angelou

Every Tuesday Diane at Bibliophile By the Sea shares the first paragraph of a book currently being read. Feel free to join the fun. ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~~  ~ I’m featuring this lovely Christmas poem written … Continue reading

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A Look At My Week

Hi everyone. Thanks for joining me today. I’ve had a fairly quiet week — how about you? This week I read one book I really enjoyed and two that were just so-so. The really good one is Code Name Verity … Continue reading

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Wondrous Words #419

Every week word-lovers post new words they’ve discovered while reading. It’s called Wondrous Words Wednesday and was created by Kathy at Bermuda Onion’s Weblog. I heard this word on TV while listening to an interview with Senator Adam Schiff: percipient: “It allows the opposition … Continue reading

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First Paragraph: Code Name Verity

Every Tuesday Diane at Bibliophile By the Sea shares the first paragraph of a book currently being read. Feel free to join the fun. ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~  ~~  ~ This week I’m sharing a book that’s … Continue reading

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A Look At My Week

Hi everyone. Thanks for stopping by. I had a lovely week and I hope you did too. Thanksgiving consumed most of the week and that’s a good thing. I’ll tell you about it at the bottom of this post. In … Continue reading

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