Archive for the Book Reviews Category

It’s Been a Week!

Posted 20 September 2011 by
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Okay, that was a bit of a pun … or at least I think so … I am a little punchy from a week of opening a new store … and simultaneously getting ready to go on vacation. It was not my actual plan to go on vacation one week after opening the new store, […]

What’s Next for Ladies, Lunch, and Literacy?

Posted 17 May 2011 by
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May 16, 2011 First, a little bit about how Ladies, Lunch, and Literacy started. I have always loved introducing readers to new authors. Even before I became a bookseller, friends always asked me for a list of new authors to try. I was also one of those people who started up conversations with other customers browsing […]

I’ll Be There … How About You?

Posted 24 April 2011 by
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April 24, 2011 One of my favorite things about being a bookseller is finding the next great book … before anyone else has even heard of it. This was the case with a debut YA novel by a woman I have since met and am crazy about! Her new book has also inspired me to […]

Hey, my review for Lisa Lutz’s Latest made the IndieNext List

Posted 8 March 2011 by
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Years ago when Lisa’s first book, The Spellman Files was released for publication, I fell in love!!! And I immediately submitted a review to what was just becoming the IndieNext list and was thrilled when they published my review, abet, with typos!! And every year since that first book, I have continued to nominate Lisa’s […]