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Reading Local: 5 NC Authors to Check Out Now

As you may know, we (both Tay & Kay) were both born and raised in North Carolina and met while living in the Southern Part of Heaven (AKA Chapel Hill).  In honor of that, we wanted to share a few local authors that you've probably heard of (and if you haven't, you'll be antsy to… Continue reading Reading Local: 5 NC Authors to Check Out Now

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The Truth About Book Blogging (from 2 not-so-professional book bloggers)

Just over a year ago, two (somewhat tipsy) girls decided to start a book blog. Our reasoning? We read a lot and just have a lot of feelings and wanted to share with them. Neither of us had any experience with the whole "business" aspect of branding/marketing, etc. We know absolutely nothing about SEO, and 99.9% of the time our Instagram promotions are denied (and we still have literally no idea why...if you know the secret to Insta, slide into our DMs and help a Shih Tzu out).

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Shih Tzus & Rants: Please stop calling it the next _________ !

Hi y'all!  Today's post is going to be different than my usual ones because this is just a good, old fashioned rant session. Raise your hand if you've ever seen a book that was being sold as "the next Gone Girl, Girl on the Train, etc"...  Since you're reading this post, that means you have… Continue reading Shih Tzus & Rants: Please stop calling it the next _________ !

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Banned Books Week 2018

  Happy Banned Books Week 2018!  In it's honor, we're so excited to share some of our favorite "controversial books" with you all! So why are books challenged/banned?  The intent is to protect others from difficult ideas and information.  The material could be considered "sexually explicit," contain "offensive language," and be "unsuited to any age… Continue reading Banned Books Week 2018