Author Archives: fairlybookish

The Human Stain

Ugh, I’ve been a bad bad blogger. I know I dislike a book when it jut drags and drags, taking me sometimes weeks in order to finish it. I come up with excuses- oh, I’ve been busy with work, life, … Continue reading

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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

” I tell you one thing – the story’s not over yet. You got your work cut out for you girl. This thing’s crazy enough for three books!” During the summer between my freshman and sophomore years of college I … Continue reading

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The Irresistable Henry House

“Taking care of a baby is the only most important job most of you will ever have.” “Martha saw herself in the mirror at the top of the stairs and readjusted her scarf, forcing the memory out of her mind. … Continue reading

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Currently Reading and New TBR

Ugh I had a horrible case of the Mondays. Couldn’t fall asleep no matter how hard I tried. There appears to be some sort of inverse relationship between how hard I try or need t fall asleep and my ability … Continue reading

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Birdsong

“No child or future generation will ever know what this was like.They will never understand. When it is over we will go quietly among the living and we will not tell them. We will talk and sleep and go abut … Continue reading

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Introductions and Explanations

Hello, my name is Katie and I have a problem. I start blogs and never finish them. And perhaps that is the root of the problem, you can’t finish a blog- it is an ongoing work of love, sweat, and … Continue reading

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