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Bambbles Rambles

Books, Reviews, and general awesomeness

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

On moving my GR Library and how much I remember loving this book

The Lords of Discipline - Pat Conroy

So as I think you guys know, I am moving my GR library over by hand. I came across this book, The Lords of Discipline, which I remember loving reading in my high school classic and modern novels class. I would have read that in early 2005. So I go into the data expecting to see no read date. Wrong.


There is one from June 2010, the day I got my current job was the start date and it said I finished in July. I have no recollection at all of rereading this, nor did I mark it as such anywhere... nor did I put it on the 2010 shelf. 


I was wondering if it was a bug, but damn if that isnt an oddly specific one. Why would I have put these dates there? I would have remembered rereading this book. This would have been around the time tat I just bought my nook. 


Urgh, this is really bothering me. The only way I could have reread this is getting it from the library. No... no. I know I didn't reread this. Because this was ALSO the time I started a book blog. And I would have put it on there...


So I am going to end this 3am ramble to say, regardless of if I reread this book in 2010, I need to read it now in 2014, because it was that good.


And well... just in case... so I have a record of whatever the hell this is, I reread this from June 21st to July 18 2010. URG DAMN IT WHY DONT I REMEMBER THIS!? HOW DID I HAVE TIME?