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Talking Shop with Silent Book Club Founders Guinevere de la Mare and Laura Gluhanich

Okay, confession time: I live my life by bullet points and checkboxes. Anyone else a compulsive to-do lister? My planner never leaves my side, and on its heavily-worn pages are color-coded tasks, lengthy lists, and chicken-scratch notes. Like many of you, I often feel like I’m running on the endless hamster-wheel of life, fighting the business of day-to-day responsibilities, social obligations, caregiving, service efforts, and quotidian minutiae. It’s exhausting, AMIRIGHT?!

August Naptime Reads

Y’all. It’s been a wild month. We are in the midst of a big move to our new house, and things are just a little (okay, a LOT) crazy. So, this month’s roundup of Naptime Reads is short and sweet, as my time for sneaking a few moments with my e-reader had to be fit in between packing boxes, de-junking, and wrangling high-energy (and now one-nap-only) toddlers. But ain’t that

Happy #BookLoversDay! 19 Perfect Gifts for Book Lovers

Happy #BookLoversDay! I intend to fully celebrate this glorious holiday. Book lovers are the best kind of people! We must celebrate one another. And with that, I present: a gifting guide for book lovers. I lovelovelove giving gifts. Like, it is seriously one of my favorite hobbies. I relish the chance to play Nancy Drew in discovering that perfect present for my friends and loved ones. I’ve decided to start