- Bookish adj. 1. given or devoted to reading or study. 2. more acquainted with books than with real life.
- Angela. Enjoys books and book-related things; talks of them often. Works in the industry. Also a sort of aspiring writer.
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If you’ve ever traveled I-84 crossing in Massachusetts, you may have noticed this sign off the highway. Admittedly, I did not notice this sign until my cousin pointed it out to me, and for close to a year I’ve been … Continue reading
Write my music? When do I get time to write my music? —Mr. Holland If you’ve never watched Mr. Holland’s Opus (it’s practically required watching for former band geeks like myself), Mr. Holland is a composer. Or, rather, a composer … Continue reading
Sometime in the early months of this year, a new book website was born. And then I felt awkward, because these three major publishers got together and formed what is now known as Bookish. (I honestly considered changing my name, … Continue reading
Let’s ignore the fact that my “getting back into blogging” posts often include videos. (Truthfully, there are a few things I’ve been meaning to blog about so stay tuned.) In the meantime, enjoy the trailer for Ender’s Game. It looks … Continue reading
I deliberately made that subject line sound more impressive than it is. Although I did, indeed, attend a lunchtime even featuring the highly-personable author of Better Nate Than Ever, it was just that. An event that happened to occur during … Continue reading
Let’s ignore the fact that I haven’t posted anything here in over a month. You know when you start slacking off with something, and then you honestly intend to return, and keep on putting it off? Next thing you know, … Continue reading
Zombies usually aren’t my thing. Believe it or not, I’m not into the whole undead, brain-eating thing. But a friend recommended I read Warm Bodies, and I liked it. And when I learned a movie was coming out, I obviously … Continue reading
In 2011, I participated in a book challenge—I panned to read seventy-five books by the year’s end. And I did, and I celebrated a small victory in my life. For 2012, however, I opted not to put a number on … Continue reading
Hello, readers! Thought I had abandoned you? I had intended to announce my vacation, but it was immediately following Christmas, and that announcement never happened. So here is the entry that I should have posted at the end of December: … Continue reading