You might notice it’s spruced up around here. I’ve been meaning to do this for a while (and I’m appalled at how much needs updating–it’s a long-term project for the next few weeks) and finally 2018 was the time. I’m saying goodbye to my old Aquafortis blog and hello to… Read More »New Paint Job
Synopsis: This was one of my “waiting on” titles of 2017—the His Dark Materials trilogy is one of my favorites (and one I wish I’d read as an actual young adult), and I’ve enjoyed other books by Pullman as well. The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage is the first… Read More »Thursday Review: THE BOOK OF DUST by Philip Pullman
Hey, it’s November, and that means it’s National Novel Writing Month! As per usual for me lately, I don’t even have a wisp of a dream of a hope of participating–but that doesn’t mean I don’t LOVE NaNoWriMo. I’ve been a participant (and a completer) a handful of times in… Read More »Happy NaNoWriMo 2017!
I admit I’ve been a bit quiet lately, but I thought I’d emerge momentarily to put up a little photo comparison that I assembled a while back, featuring me with a really 1980s-tastic haircut courtesy of my mom and/or Fantastic Sam’s (is it the Mary Lou Retton? the Dorothy Hamill?… Read More »Throwback Thursday: Sarah as Ramona
…not MUCH more. But more! First of all, today is the second day of the blog tour for Sara Lewis Holmes’ newest book The Wolf Hour–go check out her guest post/interview at Charlotte’s Library for a peek at some favorite quotes from the book. Edited to add: Also don’t miss… Read More »Monday Miscellanea: A Blog Tour, the Cybils, and More…