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Book excerpt: Summer Bucket List, by T.K. Rapp

With it being mid-July, summer is probably about half over where I live. Needless to say, that was a disappointing realization. Luckily, there are summer-themed books like T.K. Rapp's Summer Bucket List to make up for it. If today's excerpt is any indication, this will be the perfect one to read on a hot, lazy… Continue reading Book excerpt: Summer Bucket List, by T.K. Rapp

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Book excerpt: On a City Street, by Pat Wahler

Anticipation is such an important part of a novel. It keeps us readers turning pages, our stomachs in knots, and every muscle tense as we wait to find out what happens next. And today's excerpt, from On a City Street, by Pat Wahler, is absolutely dripping with it. I could write more in this little… Continue reading Book excerpt: On a City Street, by Pat Wahler

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Book excerpt: Dating by the Book, by Mary Ann Marlowe

It's no secret that I love books. So a book about a fellow book-lover? Well, that's bound to be right up my alley. It helps, too, that Mary Ann Marlowe's Dating by the Book sounds like it has a captivating romance plot involving said book-lover. And if today's excerpt is any indication, that plot might… Continue reading Book excerpt: Dating by the Book, by Mary Ann Marlowe

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Book excerpt: Remaking Christmas, by Derra Snow

I think I might know what you're thinking: "Why is Miranda posting about a Christmas book in the middle of June?" It's because Remaking Christmas, by Derra Snow, just came out, and it's worth knowing about. I mean, all I've read so far is today's excerpt, and I'm already hooked. I couldn't stop smiling throughout… Continue reading Book excerpt: Remaking Christmas, by Derra Snow

A copy of Howl's Moving Castle, by Diana Wynne Jones, alongside a pink hat.
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Book recommendation: Howl’s Moving Castle, by Diana Wynne Jones

How many go-to books do you have? I... seem to have far too many. Including today's recommendation: Howl's Moving Castle, by Diana Wynne Jones. I've loved this book since I was a kid, and I've reread it every couple of years. I went back to it again a few weeks ago, when I was feeling… Continue reading Book recommendation: Howl’s Moving Castle, by Diana Wynne Jones