Susan and her Books

Welcome to my bookish nook of the internet. I'm a graduate and a bibliophile. On this blog I write weekly spoiler free reviews and generally post about my reading life. Feel free to check out my goodreads, twitter and gmail through the Contact Information page above for any inquiries or recommendations. I hope you like it here.

2014 Reading Challenge

2014 Reading Challenge
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Susan's bookshelf: currently-reading

The Pox Party Alice in Sunderland The Devil and Miss Prym Cider With Rosie Cosmopolis How Not to Grow Up!: A Coming of Age Memoir. Sort of.

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The Book Thief
The Picture of Dorian Gray
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass
Animal Farm
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Catch-22
Jane Eyre
The Handmaid's Tale
The Bell Jar
A Clockwork Orange
Rebecca
The Complete Tales and Poems
The Catcher in the Rye
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
The Importance of Being Earnest
The Great Gatsby
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
Mrs. Dalloway
The Eyre Affair
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest


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Birthdate: June 27
Sun Sign: Cancer

Weird (but cool) to find out you’ve got the same birthday as Dobby, the house elf.

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sometimes i’m reading a book and i think the characters are in room but then i read the next paragraph and they are sitting in a tree in alabama and i need to change the whole scenario in my head 

whAT DO YOU MEAN HE WALKS TO THE WINDOW THERE IS NO WINDOW THERE

or when they were talking in public and you missed the one line about them walking inside and suddenly pants are coming off and you’re like WOAH THIS TOWN IS PROGRESSIVE

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Said Hamlet to Ophelia,
I’ll draw a sketch of thee,
What kind of pencil shall I use?
2B or not 2B?


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A good [short story] would take me out of myself and then stuff me back in, outsized, now, and uneasy with the fit.
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Remember you can still message me with books to add to the trigger list. I’ll always be taking suggestions for it. Please remember to let me know the author and the potential triggers you’d like it to be listed for. 

Keep the suggestions coming! I am always available to update the list and I want it as updated as possible. Taking any triggers that you think may be harmful. 

what is the trigger list?

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Play and Book Covers by Charles Chaisson.

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