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Better Late than… Pregnant? No. I’m Not. But Golden Girls! And This Haul Update Is WAY Overdue! Plus The Boys Had A Spa Day! Includes Improved Video (I hope) Of The Crooked Kingdom Special Edition!

Now that I have your undivided attention. No I'm not pregnant. HA! That's laughable. I haven't done a haul post in... I don't even know how long, which is a shame because between eArcs, bookish mail and one really cool purchase my mom sent me? I really should have done one ages ago. Actually, I …

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L.L. McKinney and M.R. Carey Lead Wonderland: An Anthology- Alice’s Adventures Reimagined- Edited by Marie O’regan and Paul Kane, An Anthology Out 9/17

Three weeks. Three Anthologies. The Fall is being very good to readers, indeed. September 10th sees the release of His Hideous Heart (Review Linked), September 17th, Wonderland: An Anthology and October 1st, Hex Life: Random Tales of Witchery. It is has been a pleasure reading all three. My review of Hex Life is coming! Thank You …

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Golden Girls Diet, American Horror Story, Edgar Allan Poe, Dragons, High Seas, Bitch Queens, GraveMaidens, Flash Mob Shaming And Abortion This Week In Novel Lives

Wow... looking at that headline it certainly has been an interesting week, eh?  Let's lighten up a bit with... weekly fun! It has been quite a while since we had a visit from the Golden Girls but maybe we should've waited till after Blanche stops dieting... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pRXJgPPgdB4 Monday: His Hideous Heart Spectacularly Reimagines Edgar Allan …

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His Hideous Heart Spectacularly Reimagines Edgar Allan Poe For Entertainment And Education – Edited By Dahlia Adler Releases 9/10 Via FlatIron Books

Rarely do I approach reviews through the eyes of an educator. Part of why I started writing reviews was to have a space where I could discuss Young Adult books for enjoyment away from education. Even after leaving my career, I still try to steer clear of that lens when reviewing books. Thank you to …

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His Hideous Heart Editor, Dahlia Adler Discusses Reimagining Of Classic Literature With Marginalized Narrators, Conquering Her Fears As An Editor And Future Projects In A Blog Tour Interview -Releases 9/10 via Flatiron Books

Dahlia Adler is already an accomplished author with five novels of her own and contributions to three anthologies. Stepping out for the first time as editor to the soon to be published anthology, His Hideous Heart: 13 of Edgar Allan Poe's Most Unsettling Tales Reimagined , Adler is taking on Edgar Allan Poe with twelve (the …

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Because it is Wednesday. WWW- Down and Dirty Reading Discussion!

It is Wednesday and that means WWW World of Words, hosted weekly by Taking on a World of Words. What is WWW Wednesday? You just answer three simple questions to discuss your current reading life: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you plan on reading next? It has …

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Novel Lives Weekly Round-Up

Welcome to May and the last gasp of Spring before summer's arrival! I hope everyone had a great week of reading, discussing and checking in on not just in on what we are all reading, but each other! This week and I did not get along! Between the Mississippi river playing havoc with my life, …

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