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Book Thoughts: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone | The End

"HAVE YOU GONE MAD?" Ron bellowed. "ARE YOU A WITCH OR NOT?" Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, Page 278 And so the magic continues. My very first thought was, "What a short, sweet book." It really was such a short and simple little book about a boy who gets the most unexpected surprise of… Continue reading Book Thoughts: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone | The End

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Book Thoughts: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone | Before Reading

In 2017, I had a blog on which I basically did what I do on this blog. I have rebranded since then. On that old blog, "Book Thoughts" was known as "Written Wandering," and I wrote about my experience reading through the Harry Potter series for the very first time. When I deleted that old… Continue reading Book Thoughts: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone | Before Reading

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Book Thoughts: Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco

Disclaimer: I am not a professional book reviewer. This is just for fun.  There was a lot of buzz in the bookish community about "Stalking Jack the Ripper" by Kerri Maniscalco. I heard nothing but good things about it, so I quickly added it to my "Want to Read" list on Goodreads. So, my first… Continue reading Book Thoughts: Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco

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Book Thoughts: The Neverending Story by Michael Ende

Disclaimer: I am not a professional book reviewer. This is just for fun.  "The Neverending Story" by Michael Ende is a real reminder of the expansive beauty and bold nature of the fantasy genre. I have been on this epic journey to read a good portion (if not all) the well-known fantasy novels out there.… Continue reading Book Thoughts: The Neverending Story by Michael Ende