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Living in bookishness

I was that kid who was scolded for bringing a book everywhere. Now, I am taller. And I can carry more books.

This site is about giving back, in exchange for the many hours spent in the company of books.

Here, I can share my enthusiasm for those books which have offered me bookish friendships, for those writers’ works which have participated in countless paged conversations.

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A Voracious Enthusiast

No advertisements. This is part of an exchange: words for words.

Recent Bookchat

About the pages that I’ve been turning

February 2018, In My Stacks

My February reading lists tend to be longer than my January lists. Except for my Middlemarch February. Likely this will be true this year too, with the

January 2018, In My Notebook

Both January and September are inspiring times for me, the idea of fresh starts and new reading projects. And December was the perfect lead-in, as I managed

January 2018, In My Bookbag

In which there is talk of the slim stories which have travelled with me within the city, while bulkier volumes stayed home. Charles Dickens' Bleak House and

Dear Author:

Do you think there is a match to be made between B.I.P. and a particular book?

Any work that I have ever agreed to accept has been covered on B.I.P. which is partly because I am very fussy about accepting. What happens when I am a willing reader?