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Dispatches from Ladyblogland

Lately, in Ladyblogs

There’s been some great stuff in Ladyblogland lately. A quick roundup:

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News

Friday News Bites: #Ferguson Updates, Terry Pratchett + More

It is Friday once again, friends, and lots has happened. Click on through for Ferguson updates, some science news, obituaries, and more.

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Books

YA FTW!

And that title is most likely the last time I will write “FTW” this year. Well, apart from that second time. And in the tags.

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Books

Nerdy Book Reviews: Good Omens

I was inspired to read Good Omens by our Middlemarch Madness voting this year, in which an unknown-to-me Neil Gaiman character (Anathema Device) made it pretty far. The book, a joint venture between Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, tells the story of the imminent apocalypse through the eyes of a slew of delightfully quirky characters.

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Books

Kids’ Books I Like: Books To Make You Laugh

I love love love Terry Pratchett.  I want to say that I love all his books, but in truth I am a Discworld freak.  Most of his Discworld books are for adults, not that teens don’t enjoy them but there have been only five specifically written for younger audiences. 

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Tuesday Trivia

Tuesday Trivia: Discworld Trivia

I have avoided Pratchett trivia before now because I’ve feared a lack of interest. However, I have been emboldened by all the calls for Discworld ladies in our Middlemarch Madness lists. Sir Terry Pratchett is one of my favorite authors of all time, and it looks like I’m not alone. So, without further ado, Discworld […]