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Remember Inception? It was that movie where Leonardo diCaprio played a man who stole corporate secrets by getting into people’s dreams. He’s given the challenge at the beginning of the movie to try something new: plant an idea in someone’s head via a dream that he creates and manipulates. To do that, he has to not only figure out how […]Read More
A few months ago, I gave you a bunch of info on 2020’s best fiction books as of then, as voted on by tens of thousands of Goodreads readers. In that same vein, let me tell you about a few more good fiction books that were recently published or will publish soon in 2021. Again, I scoured the internet, looking […]Read More
While things may have calmed down after the 2020 U.S. elections, the COVID-19 virus still rages through our country, as does a plague of unrest, uncertainty, and contention. Among the viruses causing the latter plague are fears–and in some cases, outright denial–that our police force is not the protective shield we wish it were. Regardless of where you stand on […]Read More
Note: Some of these books I got for free from NetGalley in exchange for my honest reviews. None of the links in this post are affiliate links, which means I’m recommending these books purely out of the goodness of my heart. Some of them have already been published; some you’ll have to wait a little bit for. Sorry/not sorry? Sometimes, […]Read More
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What Is Magic Bitter, Magic Sweet About? Reading a synopsis like this, what would you think? Maire is a baker with an extraordinary gift: she can infuse her treats with emotions and abilities, which are then passed on to those who eat them. She doesn’t know why she can do this and remembers nothing of who she is or where […]Read More