• Books,  Weekly Wraps

    Fall Beginnings WWW Wed. 9.23

    This WWW Wednesday… Yesterday was the autumnal equinox, marking the end of Summer and the beginning of Fall! Fall is the best season. Sweaters, changing leaves, pumpkins, soup, and of course — cozying up with a book. Fall also means school.

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    Books,  Fiction,  Reviews

    Misdirection (Rusty Diamond Trilogy)

      *This post is the 2nd stop on the Misdirection blog tour. Austin Williams’ first book in the Rusty Diamond Trilogy is aptly named. At every turn of the plot there is a sleigh-of-hand misdirecting the reader from Rusty’s next move. As a thriller and crime book centered around an ex-magician I thought Misdirection was too far outside of my genre comfort zone. However, as with magic, this book took me completely by surprise!

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    Outlander Review: Romantic History

      In lieu of the Scottish vote yesterday on the independence referendum it seemed appropriate to replace today’s Friday Findings with the review of Outlander. Although current Scots chose to remain a part of the United Kingdom, the Scottish in Outlander have far less sympathy for their English neighbors.

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    Upcoming Book Tour: WWW Wednesday

    This WWW Wednesday… For the last week and a half Sitting in the Stacks was silent while I went on a much needed vacation. This trip yielded some interesting bookstores, which will be reviewed in the coming weeks. The vacation provided me with lots of time to read, meaning I finished a book!! Misdirection by Austin Williams was an interesting read. Stay tuned, because Sitting in the Stacks is hosting a stop on its book tour on September 23!