Themis-Athena's Garden of Books
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16 Tasks of the Festive Season: Updates / post-Blackout
I've technically blacked out my card, but I'd like to try and see how many more books and tasks I'll...
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16 Tasks of the Festive Season: Square 8 - Las Posadas: A Christmas House Party, the Murderous Way
Book themes for Las Posadas: Read a book dealing with visits by family or friends. Christmas house...
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16 Tasks of the Festive Season: Square 5 - Advent: Golden Age Christmas Vignettes
Book themes for Advent: Read a book with a wreath or with pines or fir trees on the cover. Silent ...
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16 Tasks of the Festive Season: Eighth Square - Hanukkah and Las Posadas
Hanukkah (December 12th - 20th) Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the H...
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16 Tasks of the Festive Season: Square 9 Reads (Winter Solstice / Yaldā Night and Yuletide)
Book themes for Winter Solstice and Yaldā Night: Read a book of poetry. Book themes for Yuletide: R...
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16 Tasks of the Festive Season: Seventh Square - International Human Rights Day and St. Lucia's Day
International Human Rights Day (December 10th) Human Rights Day is celebrated annually across the wo...
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I realize that one snowflake does not yet make a White Christmas ...
... and we're still 2 weeks away, and for all I know this may be all we're due this winter, but I ca...
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16 Tasks of the Festive Season: Sixth Square - Sinterklaas / Krampusnacht / St. Nicholas's Day & Bodhi Day
Sinterklaas / Krampusnacht (December 5th) / St. Nicholas Day (December 6th) Saint Nicholas, also cal...
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12 Days of Christmas Tudor Book Giveaway
I am honored to be part of the 12 Days of Christmas Tudor Book Giveaway at On the Tudor Trail! Check...
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Reading progress update: I've read 135 out of 385 pages.
Well, so far the science writing is pretty neat for what it set out to do, and this one will definit...
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16 Tasks of the Festive Season: Fifth Square - Advent (December 3 and following three Sundays)
This, again, may be the "16 Festive Tasks" equivalent to carrying coals to Newcastle, but anyway ......
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16 Tasks of the Festive Season: Square 13 - Hogswatch Night
Ponder and his fellow students watched Hex carefully. "It can't just, you know, stop," said Adrian '...
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16 Tasks of the Festive Season: Square 2 - Guy Fawkes Night
Tasks for Guy Fawkes Night: [... M]ake yourself a nice cup of tea and settle down with a good book t...
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Be good to yourself, they said.
It'll make you feel better, they said. So this morning, my BFF and I hit the road and drove throug...
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