Ms. Thomas's Bookblog

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text: Beautiful and Haunting
When I was extremely happy to find this book at a used book stand for three dollars, my fiance asked me what it was about. I ...
All the Light We Cannot See: A Novel - Anthony Doerr
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""I know," Celia says. "You're not destined or chosen, I wish I could tell you that you were if that would make it easier, but..."
The Night Circus - Erin Morgenstern
October 2014
07
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"“But it is not bravery; I have no choice. I wake up and live my life. Don't you do the same?”"
All the Light We Cannot See: A Novel - Anthony Doerr
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October 2014
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September 2014
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March 2014
24
reviewed: Vintage Cakes: Timeless Recipes for Cupcakes, Flips, Rolls, Layer, Angel, Bundt, Chiffon, and Icebox Cakes for Today's Sweet Tooth
OMG make the Mississippi Mud Cupcakes. Just do it now. Make sure there are other people around to help you eat them, though.T...
Vintage Cakes: Timeless Recipes for Cupcakes, Flips, Rolls, Layer, Angel, Bundt, Chiffon, and Icebox Cakes for Today's Sweet Tooth - Julie Richardson
reviewed: Baby's in Black: Astrid Kirchherr, Stuart Sutcliffe, and The Beatles
One of the best parts about working in a library is that I get to read books before the patrons are able to check them out (S...
Baby's in Black: Astrid Kirchherr, Stuart Sutcliffe, and The Beatles - Arne Bellstorf
December 2011
31
reviewed: Crime and Punishment
I read this book as a junior in high school, and I fell in love. I'm generally a fast reader, but it took me at least two mon...
Crime and Punishment - Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Alex Jennings, David McDuff
reviewed: Catherine, Called Birdy
The first time I read this book was with my ELA class in middle school, but I HATED it SO MUCH. I was excited to read it, too...
Catherine, Called Birdy - Karen Cushman
April 2006
11
reviewed: Private Peaceful (Booklist Editor's Choice. Books for Youth (Awards))
I read this book once a year, usually around Armistice Day. It is absolutely heartbreaking, even now that I know how it ends....
Private Peaceful (Booklist Editor's Choice. Books for Youth (Awards)) - Michael Morpurgo
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