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Bookfessional: My House is a Maze of Books

Bookfessional: My House is a Maze of Books

Bookfessional: No Such Thing as Too Many Books Earlier this week, one of my husband’s coworkers posted this picture on Facebook and asked me if DH (Dear Husband) needed a project . . . You: Why’d he do that? Me: B/c DH has been telling tales. *flares nostrils* You: o.O Me: And b/c he may […]

— Posted June 2, 2017 by Jessica / 7 Comments
Bookfessional: Genres – Books vs. Screen

Bookfessional: Genres – Books vs. Screen

Bookfessional: I’ll Watch It, but I Won’t Read It Last week I stumbled across another Netflix original series: 3% That’s its title. 3%. I’m not quite finished, but before I started episode 1, I knew it was dystopian. And I watched it anyway. I mention this b/c I’d rather shave my head than read another […]

— Posted May 31, 2017 by Jessica / 4 Comments
Bookfessional: Long-Running Series . . . When to Quit?

Bookfessional: Long-Running Series . . . When to Quit?

Bookfessional: When to Quit If you read speculative fiction, then you read at least one long-running series. You have too. It’s inevitable. In my case, lover of urban fantasy that I am, that’s primarily what I read. Most of my favorite series have (or are on their way to having) 10+ books, with various additional […]

— Posted May 24, 2017 by Jessica / 10 Comments
Bookfessional: All the ARCs

Bookfessional: All the ARCs

Bookfessional: ARCs . . . You might call me one-click happy . . . I’ve done it again . . . I’ve been seduced by all the pretties and shinies that appear on NetGalley without ceasing. Now I’m staring at an overwhelming number of books to read in a limited period of time, some of […]

— Posted May 17, 2017 by Jessica / 9 Comments
Bookfessional: Authors as People as Authors

Bookfessional: Authors as People as Authors

Ninety-nine times out of a hundred, I read the books I read because: hype / cover whore / highly recommended by someone trustworthy / auto-buy author, etc. BUT. On rare occasions, an author comes to my attention, not b/c of their work, but b/c of themselves as humans. They did or said some very cool […]

— Posted May 5, 2017 by Jessica / 4 Comments
Bookfessional: RANDOMNESS no. 1 (@jessicadhaluska, @FairyLoot)

Bookfessional: RANDOMNESS no. 1 (@jessicadhaluska, @FairyLoot)

Bookfessional: Randomness Sometimes I run across interesting bookish (or nerd life) things that don’t rate a full post, but it makes me sad not to share their awesomeness at all, SO this is my first Bookfessional, randomness edition. 1. American Gods. The first episode of Neil Gaiman’s American Gods airs on Sunday night. Did I […]

— Posted April 28, 2017 by Jessica / 5 Comments
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