Paperback Adventures: The Time I Did a Twitter Read-a-thon


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Over the summer when I started to spend every minute (it seems) on Twitter, I noticed something peculiar. People were participating in these events called “read-a-thons.” Curious, I decided to keep an out for them. From what I observed, these events usually last for a short period of time and have a certain topic behind […]

January 11, 2018

The October Country: Not Your Typical Bradbury Stories


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The Spook-a-thon and The October Country: An Intro Yes, I saved the best for last. My first read for the Spook-a-thon was The October Country by Ray Bradbury.  In early October, I contemplated about creating a list of collected short stories that would be good for Halloween. During my research, I discovered The October Country. […]

January 9, 2018

10 Star Wars Books on My TBR List


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Before I continue with today’s post let me take a minute to address this will be my last post of 2017.  Over the course of 2017, I have done so many things, I would not have imagined myself doing in 2016. I’m a wee bit sad 2017 will be over as of midnight today. On the […]

December 31, 2017

Don’t Forget to Follow: An Obvious Plug for All My Social Media Accounts


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Taking a break from our regular schedule book shenanigans, I’m going to take a moment to plug all of my social media outlets just in case you forgot. I would greatly appreciate if you can follow at least one of them! Thanks! Twitter-@CourtVansBooks -my bad sense of humor-a lot of me hashtaging Pinterest-/paperbackbeaches -articles-Inspirational quotes-Questioning […]

November 9, 2017