Monthly Archives: June 2012

Finally the wait is over RULES OF CIVILITY is out in paperback

The RULES OF CIVILITY by Amor Towles took everyone by storm last year when it came out.  I am so glad Viking Books carried over the same striking cover that graced the hardcover to the paperback.  The staging is post-Depression Manhattan and … Continue reading

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Audiobook Week is on

Answers will follow the questions assigned to today: Are you new to audiobooks in the last year? If you have suffered through this story before you have my permission to fast forward.  I discovered audiobooks when I was desparately seeking … Continue reading

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MOST TALKATIVE is Most Hilarious

Andy Cohen’s MOST TALKATIVE STORIES FROM THE FRONT LINES OF POP CULTURE audiobook was an unexpected summer surprise for me.  Andy Cohen brought MOST TALKATIVE to life through his narration and it was knock down hilarious.  At times he just … Continue reading

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June is Audio Book Month

Maybe you knew this or this is the first time you learning this but either way I am tickled pink.  I have long realized the joy of the audiobook there are so many reasons to embrace this medium.  If you … Continue reading

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In Honor of “Are You There Judy? It’s me, Tayari”

This post is inspired by the upcoming Algonquin Book Club’s next program on Tuesday, June 19th at 7:00PM EST.  The great news is you can join this book club no matter where you are located, just hop on the webcast:  … Continue reading

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A Summer Caper That Will Not Leave you feeling GYPPED

You know it is summer when Carol Higgins Clark releases her next Regan Reilly installment. Last summer was my first romp with this member of the Higgins Clark clan and I was not opposed to revisiting this year’s offering, GYPPED.   Regan accompanies … Continue reading

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BEA is Here a Little Wonderful a Little Bittersweet

Proud to be part of the Armchair BEA12, I love those who organize this event cause it is not a small undertaking.  I want to be sure to say thank you today and everyday that follows. Without further ado here … Continue reading

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