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Hard Limits; or, a rather ranty review of FIFTY SHADES OF GREY, by E. L. James (NSFW)

Recently, people absolutely lost their junk over this book. And, being a bookseller and a person who is generally interested in books, writing, and the book industry, I figured I might read it. Let me say a few things before … Continue reading

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All Hail the Self-Rescuing Princess; or, a book review of Afterlight, by Elle Jasper

Well, folks, I finally read a romance novel. Warning: contains spoilers and righteous feminist rage. So this book… totally happened. It was, you know, fine. I thought I’d give it a run, and it’s technically my first romance (even though … Continue reading

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“I could fly my nerd flag with any of you guys.”

I hope you’re sitting down for this today. It’s gonna be a doozy. Thing the First: I went to Jim Butcher’s book signing in Atlanta last night, and have fun anecdotes and pictures. Thing the Second: I read GHOST STORY … Continue reading

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Book Review: Melissa Marr’s GRAVEMINDER

Huge perk of working at a bookstore: author signings. As many as they’ll let you have. And if you’ve been paying attention, you’ll know that published authors geek me right out. So June 9th, Melissa Marr – whose Wicked Lovely … Continue reading

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