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About Julia


Hi everyone! This is Julia of The Broke and the Bookish, formerly blogging on my own at The Competitive Bibliomaniac.

I read mostly historical romance, but can often be found reviewing paranormal romance, young adult books (mostly distopian/fantasy), fantasy/sci-fi, classics, and the occasional non-fiction book about languages.




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Currently reading

Wanton Christmas Wishes
Eliza Lloyd, Samantha Kane, Kate Pearce, Monica Burns, Madelynne Ellis, Jess Michaels
The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm
Wilhelm Grimm, Jacob Grimm, Matthew R. Price, Noel Daniel
Progress: 21 %
I Love it When You Talk Retro: Hoochie Coochie, Double Whammy, Drop a Dime, and the Forgotten Origins of American Speech
Ralph Keyes
Progress: 28/271 pages
Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal
Christopher Moore
Progress: 42/420 pages

Challenge: 30 Day Book Challenge Day Twenty-Six

Another Place at the Table - Kathy Harrison

A Book that Changed Your Opinion about Something

It didn't really change my mind about something as much as open my mind to new ideas from a different perspective, but Another Place at the Table, a memoir on foster parenting by Kathy Harrison helped me see not only the saintly part of foster parenting (as I think at the time of me reading this I was want to think) but all of the sides that come with the gig. It was a lovely memoir and the children she talks about were interesting to read about. I was glad that I sought out more information on foster care and ran into this book. It was a great read.