Grumpy Book Grrrl

a reader and writer

As some of you may or may not know, this blog is actually run by two full time contributors. But once upon a time, there were five of us. Unfortunately, life got in the way for some of us (like me) so we had to take a step back from blogging. As it turns out, …

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First and foremost, I want to address this book cover.   I mean, it’s ridiculous how much I love it. I hate (no I don’t…that’s a lie) to admit that I totally judge books by their covers, and in this case, this book is an absolute winner. It has been given a coveted spot on …

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Last month Abby wrote a post featuring Halloween movies for the the faint of heart (check it out here) that made all of us giddy with nostalgia. “Why?” you ask (or maybe not if you’ve read the post title). Well, because it brought up all of those emotions associated with our hormone-surging, boy-crazy, preteen/teen selves.  …

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The Fifth Doll  by Charlie Holmberg (just take a moment to enjoy this beautiful cover) I have a feeling this book review is going to end up on the short, inchorent side. For one, I’m tired. Only because I’ve been up and at ’em since 7:00am with work, then domesticky stuff, then school junk. For two, …

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Well, I know that it is Friday and normally we have a fun post featuring some pretty freaky subject matters. It’s what we do. It’s how we roll. It’s kinda our “thing.” But here, in the Deep South, it is HOT y’all. Like walk-out dry, walk-in dripping sweat, sticky, gross, humid hot. I mean, it …

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