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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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Hell Hath No Fury Like An Archangel Scorned But When Fury Collides With Hell’s Librarian – Heaven Help Us All In The Library Of The Unwritten By A.J. Hackwith -Out 10/1

Disclaimer: I am not a writer. Ok. I started one novel a year ago that got through the prologue and a couple chapters, then stopped and it has gone nowhere since. Point being, any comments I make to the relationship between the premise of the book and authors is based on sympathy that I have …

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Do Your Eyes Deceive You Or Are You Seeing Double? How Am I Supposed To Know? The TWO Weeks That Were At Novel Lives- ALSO BIG CONGRATULATIONS TO DAVID CONNIS!

FIRST OFF- CONGRATULATIONS TO DAVID CONNIS! THIS IS JUST -- I DON'T EVEN KNOW-- SO PLEASE JENNIFER HUDSON- DO THE HONORS AND THAT ISN'T EVEN ENOUGH SO SCROLL DOWN BECAUSE LEVINE IS GONNA PAY HIS RESPECTS AND THROW SOME SHOES AS WELL DOUBLE YOUR FUN! I'm in flux about whether or not to continue doing …

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Get A Clue And Prepare To Geek Out! In The Hall With A Knife By Diana Peterfreund Kicks-Off The Clue Mystery Series On 10/8

Fun, campy and loaded with easter eggs, In the Hall With the Knife by Diana Peterfreund (Q and A from last week), is everything and exactly what you would expect it to be from a new young adult twist on the Clue movie and board game franchise. Thank you to Abrams Kids for an ARC …

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Start The School Year Empowering Students To Change The World With Suggested Reading By David Connis

I've said this a few times lately, most recently when I reviewed His Hideous Heart and maybe I shouldn't fight it so much, but I do. I don't like talking about books from an educational standpoint too much. It isn't why I started Novel Lives. In fact, it is the opposite reason. Thank You Katherine Tegen Books and …

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Changes and Updates! The Tenth Girl, Clue, Issa Mood Support Groups – THANK YOU And Hitting The Road In The Week That Was At Novel Lives

*Changes and updates below! Check it out!* Next week I post my interview with Diana Peterfreund, author of In the Hall With the Knife: A Clue Mystery, and I am too fan girl excited. In complete geek out anticipation of the interview and then review, the following week, we are going to have fun for …

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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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