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Book Alert: Richard Mutu's 'Mr. Paperblog Pick in Books

New Book Alert: Richard Ali A Mutu's 'Mr. Fix It'

Another new release for 2016. This time from the Congolese author, Richard Ali A Mutu - one of the selected Africa39 writers. Mr. Read more

Guest Blogger: Bruce DeSilva: Made Transition From Journalist Crime Novelist Paperblog Pick in Books

Guest Blogger: Bruce DeSilva: How I Made the Transition From Journalist to Crime Novelist

A lot of people think that daily journalism must be a great training ground for novelists. I tell them that, for the most part, it is not. As someone who worked as a news reporter... Read more


  • End of August #ReadersWorkouts

    Welcome to Readers' Workouts, the weekly event where book lovers share workout stories, goals, successes, and challenges. I'm on track to meet my goal of 1100... Read more

    5 hours, 12 minutes ago by   Joyweesemoll
  • First Chapter ~ First Paragraph (August 30)

    First Chapter Paragraph (August

    Welcome to another Tuesday celebrating bookish events, from Tuesday/First Chapter/Intros, hosted by Bibliophile by the Sea Every Tuesday, Diane at Bibliophile b... Read more

    5 hours, 41 minutes ago by   Cleopatralovesbooks
  • Broken Monsters by Lauren Beukes REVIEW

    Broken Monsters Lauren Beukes REVIEW

    Broken Monsters by Lauren BeukesPublished by HarperCollinsEbookPublished 31 July 2014529 pagesOwned WHAT'S IT'S ABOUT In the city that's become a symbol for... Read more

    6 hours, 41 minutes ago by   Pamelascott
  • Bessie Reviews After Delores by Sarah Schulman

    Bessie Reviews After Delores Sarah Schulman

    Sarah Schulman is a writer and ACTUP activist. Her novel After Delores was published in 1988. It's a mystery set in the aftermath of a breakup, with the narrato... Read more

    The 29 August 2016 by   Lesbrary
  • The 5:30 A.M. Wake-Up Call

    5:30 A.M. Wake-Up Call

    *I won’t lie: I’ve sort of been dreading the beginning of this fall’s school year for one primary reason:The 5:30 a.m. wake-up call. Read more

    The 29 August 2016 by   Stephsscribe
  • The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro REVIEW

    Remains Kazuo Ishiguro REVIEW

    The Remains of the Day by Kazuo IshiguroPublished by Faber FaberEbookPublished 8 January 2009 (first published in 1989)276 pagesDigital library book Author... Read more

    The 29 August 2016 by   Pamelascott
  • Summer Reading

    Summer Reading

    I’ve been steaming my way through books this summer; there’s nothing quite so conducive to reading as hot weather, I find, and in my almost two months of... Read more

    The 29 August 2016 by   Booksnob
  • V Festival 2016 – My First Camping Festival Experience

    Festival 2016 First Camping Experience

    My FIRST camping festival…and I survived!! Earlier this year, just before V Festival tickets were released, Lucy and I decided we HAD to go. Read more

    The 29 August 2016 by   Clo Hutch
  • Southern Authors Expo at the Huntsville/Madison County Public Library

    Southern Authors Expo Huntsville/Madison County Public Library

    It you are in the Huntsville, AL area on Saturday, September 10th drop by the Southern Authors Expo at the Huntsville/Madison County Public Library. I'll be... Read more

    The 29 August 2016 by   Dplylemd
  • Elizabeth Taylor: Angel (1957)

    Elizabeth Taylor: Angel (1957)

    Angel was my fifth Elizabeth Taylor novel and it was nothing like the ones I’ve read before. It’s almost entirely a character portrait, covering one person’s... Read more

    The 29 August 2016 by   Caroline