Top Ten Tuesday: Why, exactly, do you like them?

As usual, TTT is brought to you courtesy of The Broke and the Bookish. Top Ten Tuesday: Characters I Can’t Figure Out Why Everyone Likes Scarlet from the Lunar Chronicles – could she be ANY more cookie cutter YA tossaway with
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Creed Review

Synopsis: The former World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Balboa serves as a trainer and mentor to Adonis Johnson, the son of his late friend and former rival Apollo Creed. – IMDB Tagline: Your legacy is more than a name. Release Date:
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Which way do I go?

So, I’ve been tossing around ideas and such over the last couple weeks regarding this blog. I honestly don’t like that I post so much, because I worry that its scaring people away. At the same time, I read so  much that
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Miss L is Seven today.

As you can see, there’s been lots of ups and downs health-wise, but always almost an excess of personality. (The one in the frog hat is the most current.) Last night she had me in tears. There is something inherently
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Scarlet Review (Science Fiction Fairy Tale)

Scarlet Synopsis: Cinder, the cyborg mechanic, returns in the second thrilling installment of the bestselling Lunar Chronicles. She’s trying to break out of prison—even though if she succeeds, she’ll be the Commonwealth’s most wanted fugitive. Halfway around the world, Scarlet
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Coffee Book Tag!

Been a long time since I did one of these. I was tagged by Meri at laughandbemeri.wordpress.com BLACK: A SERIES THAT’S TOUGH TO GET INTO BUT HAS HARDCORE FANS I’m going to go with Meri’s answer of “A Game of Thrones”.
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EMDR and Me: I can make a therapist doubt herself. What’s your super-power?

My latest adventures in EMDR: So… sleep is a wondrous thing. A truly wondrous thing. You don’t know how great it is until you struggle to achieve even one good night’s sleep. Every other other night now, with the elavil (don’t
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Miss L Reviews “Trucks: Whizz! Zoom! Rumble!” by Patricia Hubbell

What’s it about? Trucks: Whizz! Zoom! Rumble is a basic introduction to the types of trucks kids might see on the road. It was in the 6-8 age category in Amazon, but is suited more for much younger child.  Bright
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Women in Black History Review (Children’s Educational)

Within the pages of American history are the stories of remarkable African American women who have defied the odds, taken a stand for justice, and made incredible strides despite opposition from the culture around them. Now young readers can discover
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