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Review: Orange is the New Black by Piper Kerman

Review: Orange is the New Black by Piper Kerman

With a career, a boyfriend, and a loving family, Piper Kerman barely resembles the reckless young woman who delivered a suitcase of drug money ten years before. But that past has caught up with her. Convicted and sentenced to fifteen months at the infamous federal correctional facility in Danbury, Connecticut, the well-heeled Smith College alumna […]

Checking Out the Library

Checking Out the Library

It’s not often that I splurge when I go to the library. I know that sounds weird. After all, I’m supposed to be a bookworm, right? But the truth is, since I typically get books from a small local branch, it’s my ability to use the county database to put holds on books, not the […]

Top Ten Tuesdays #1: TV Shows Based on Books

Top Ten Tuesdays #1: TV Shows Based on Books

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly blog hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Since this week is a freebie week, I thought I would explore the list of television shows that I watched (and for several, enjoyed), but never read the books that inspired the shows. I actually struggled to come up with ten, […]