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It’s Monday, January 19, 2015. It is Monday, and you know what that means–Hosted by Sheila at Book Journey, Monday is a great day to take stock of what you’re currently reading.

I like it because it holds me accountable. And, because I succeeded at the 120 books read in 2014 (via Goodreads), I agreed to read 200 in 2015—I’ve done it before, and for many years read at least that many,

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gothamgirlIf you read my blog with any regularity, you will have seen the posts this last week, but you may not know that I was not exactly in the home office this week—I was travelling.

To the island of Kauai (Hawaii).

I got to check out the bar in which they filmed a scene from the book The Decendents  which is based on a book I really like.

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Like most tv watchers of the time, I did not watch Lost. It was not until the recommendation of a few very good friends that I actually decided to take a few moments to see the show that everyone was talking about. And I binged watched the show like crazy. By the time the last seasons were on, I watched with the rest of the audience, however I still have not seen the last episode (please,
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Joe Hill is one of my favorite authors. A fan of his novels, I jumped at the chance to snag a bundle of his comic work in eformat. Comixology included The Cape within the moderately priced bundle, and I am so happy I got the chance to read it.
The Cape starts off as something most kids can identify with–a security blanket. Once Eric gets too old to carry the blanket around, his mother lovingly creates a cape out of the remnants and he loves it.
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Batman. Ripped from his parents before getting the opportunity for a Father-Son story during his formative years, it is up to Bruce Wayne, himself, to forge a bond with a son of his own. And now, there's officially a blood-related Bat Family.
Talia lures and captures Batman, letting them know of their son and effectively dropping him in Batman's care while she runs off with a hostage–the British Prime Minister's wife. Leaving her son,
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