Teach Yourself Guitar

February 15, 2015

I was looking around for some cheap Gifts for Guitarists today (since my little cousin’s birthday is coming up), and I saw this book called Teach Yourself Guitar. It’s on sale for only $3.99 and has a 4.5-star average rating from nearly 300 reviews. That’s pretty good, if you ask me! The problem is, I’m […]

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Back to Kindle Unlimited

February 15, 2015

Well, after bowing out of Kindle Unlimited once my free trial expired, I find that I’ve signed up again. This time, I have no special offers, so I’ll be paying for at least one month of membership. The reason I’m back? I’m just so damn tired of listening to utterly crappy Librivox recordings! Look, I […]

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Pain, Parties, Work: Sylvia Plath in New York, Summer 1953 by Elizabeth Winder

February 14, 2015

Summary (from the publisher): Pain, Parties, Work by Elizabeth Winder is a compelling look at a young Sylvia Plath and the life-changing month that would lay the groundwork for her seminal novel, The Bell Jar. In May of 1953, a twenty-one-year-old Plath arrived in New York City, the guest editor of Mademoiselle’s annual College Issue. […]

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One Summer: America, 1927 by Bill Bryson

February 5, 2015

Summary (from the publisher): The summer of 1927 began with one of the signature events of the twentieth century: on May 21, 1927, Charles Lindbergh became the first man to cross the Atlantic by plane nonstop, and when he landed in Le Bourget airfield near Paris, he ignited an explosion of worldwide rapture and instantly […]

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