#ReadSoulLit Photo Challenge – Day 12


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Day 12 – Most Expensive Book: I’m back again today with another Toni Morrison.  Beloved and Song of Solomon are my most expensive books.  They are both from the Everyman’s Library collection.  Beautifully made and they look great on my shelves.  Now the thing that really stumped me is this.  When I first looked into […]

February 12, 2015

#ReadSoulLit Photo Challenge – Day 11


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Day 11 – Favorite Toni Morrison: Today’s photo is from one of my favorite authors.  I adore this edition because I love the photo of Toni Morrison rocking her afro on the back. Regal!  I’ve had the pleasure of reading almost all of her work except Paradise and Love.  I hope to get to them […]

February 11, 2015

#ReadSoulLit Photo Challenge – Day 10


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Day 10 – a Black Book: A black book is like saying the little black dress.  It’s a book that makes an impressive impact visually and for the content between its covers.  I chose Trumpet by Jackie Kay.  I haven’t read this one yet but I’m very familiar with Kay’s beautiful poetry and Red Dust […]

February 10, 2015

#ReadSouLit Photo Challenge – Day 9


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Day 9 – Beautiful Edition:   Well if you have followed you know how important today’s theme is to me.  Beautiful Edition!  Now I had a few ideas for this one but I decided to choose one of the books that I’m reading at the moment and that’s Jacinda Townsend’s Saint Monkey.  Couldn’t resist, it’s […]

February 9, 2015

#ReadSoulLit Photo Challenge – Day 8


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Day 8 – Should Be a Classic: Standing in front of my books shelves looking through trying to find a story that should be a classic was extremely difficult.  I stopped and thought to myself.  How can I find a book that should be a classic without thinking of what exactly designates a classic.  Three […]

February 8, 2015

#ReadSoulLit Photo Challenge – Day 7


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Day 7 – Last Novel You Read: I received this novel as a gift just last week from the lovely Denise D. Cooper.  I couldn’t wait to read it.  Firstly it’s such a cute little book and beautifully published.  That’s something that is very important to me about my books.  I know that may sound […]

February 7, 2015

#ReadSoulLit Photo Challenge – Day 5


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Day 5 – A historical fiction: Historical fiction is a genre I usually enjoy reading so I thought it would be easy to choose something from my shelves.  Well it really took time.  In the end, I decided on Wench by Dolen Perkins-Valdez.  This controversial novel definitely got people talking.  I remember reading some rich blog […]

February 5, 2015

#ReadSoulLit Photo Challenge – Day 4


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Day 4 – Poignant (Auto) Biography: Today the photo challenge is focussing on life.  Those stories that leave us feeling moved and make us think about the difficulties of living it.  I thought of so many that I’m sure you’ve already heard of, so for the sake of introducing something new that might spark your […]

February 4, 2015