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RIP Maya Angelou

Today we remember the great American poet and writer Maya Angelou, who passed away at the age of 86. I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you … Continue reading

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New Cover! Magic Breaks by Ilona Andrews

Magic Breaks, the seventh book in Ilona Andrews’ awesome Kate Daniels series, comes out in hardback on August 15, 2014.  Check out the brand new cover and blurb: No matter how much the paranormal politics of Atlanta change, one thing … Continue reading

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New cover! Night Broken by Patricia Briggs

Night Broken, the eighth book in Patricia Briggs’ Mercy Thompson series, is expected to be released March 4, 2014.  This is one of my favorite urban fantasy series of all time, and I can’t wait to read Night Broken.  Check out the … Continue reading

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New Cover! World After by Susan Ee

World After, the second book in the Penryn & the End of Days series by Susan Ee, is set to be released November 19, 2013.  I can hardly wait!  Read my 5-star review of the first book on Goodreads. In this … Continue reading

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Books to Screen: Artemis Fowl movie greenlit and trailers galore!

There are a ton of books coming to the big screen in the next year or two.  In addition to Ender’s Game and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, filming has just started on The Fault in Our Stars and a movie adaptation of the Artemis Fowl series has … Continue reading

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The Twelfth Doctor is Peter Capaldi

I know I’m behind the times on this one, but I didn’t get a chance to post about it when the news first broke.  British actor Peter Capaldi is going to play the Twelfth Doctor in Doctor Who. First of all, I … Continue reading

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Neil Gaiman’s last book signing tour

On Wednesday I attended Neil Gaiman‘s book signing for his new novel The Ocean at the End of the Lane.  He and Erin Morgenstern, author of The Night Circus, talked for about an hour, he read from Ocean, and he answered questions from the audience. … Continue reading

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New Trailer! The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

The first trailer has just been released for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, coming out December 13, 2013! I loved The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012), and I can’t wait for the second movie in the planned trilogy.  I’m especially looking forward to seeing … Continue reading

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New Cover! Crown of Midnight by Sarah J. Maas + Throne of Glass Novella Reviews

Crown of Midnight (Throne of Glass #2) by Sarah J. Maas has a new cover!  It matches the cover style of the Throne of Glass paperback edition, which also includes a teaser for Crown of Midnight at the end.  The expected publication date is … Continue reading

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BEA 2013 Power Reader Recap

On Saturday, I attended Book Expo America (an annual publishing industry convention, held this year in New York City) as a Power Reader.  The first event I went to was the Adult Book & Author Breakfast where Chris Matthews, Helen Fielding, … Continue reading

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