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NPR’s Recommended Books of 2013 This is a really cool, interactive “list,” if you will, of books that NPR thought to be the best of 2013.  I highly recommend checking it out.

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Thanksgiving Writing Prompts These Thanksgiving writing prompts come from blogger Bryan Cohen.  Check ’em out!

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Prompts from Poets and Writers!

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A Visit From the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan

A Visit From the Goon Squad is the first of my books to delve into for this blog.  It’s a very recent book about a group of teenage friends from the 1970s who reunite in unexpected ways as adults in the 1990s.  

Each chapter is from a different friend’s point of view.  I’ll be exploring this tactic as I move further into the book, but first I’ll focus on character description.

So far, I recommend you pick up a copy and follow along!

-Catherine

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