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We read a lot (and we do mean a lot)! We read on the couch, in bed until 2 A.M., while brushing our teeth, in the checkout line at the post office, at Starbucks, in book clubs, while folding laundry, in the shower... oh wait. Anyway, you get the idea! So when we say "a lot", we truly mean it!

On the Blog, you'll see book reviews from the Book Radar team; and occasionally, a few hand-picked guest reviewers (that you can be sure have the same 'radar' as our own team). You'll get to know each of us; and I'm sure you'll start noticing our unique tastes and the books we gravitate towards.

In our reviews, we'll give you our own fun take on the read. If a content warning is needed, we'll jot that down too; or even point you to the report in our Library.

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September 17, 2016

The Murder of Roger Ackroyd

Title: The Murder of Roger Ackroyd  | Author: Agatha Christie Buy the same edition we read, here on Amazon Dr. James Sheppard and his sister Caroline have […]
September 1, 2016

The Book Lover’s Party

I think I might look forward to The Book Lover’s Party more than Christmas. Well… It’s at least very close. I certainly feel a more heightened anticipation […]
August 25, 2016

Betsy-Tacy and My Sacrilegious Admission

Title: The Betsy-Tacy Treasury  | Author: Maud Hart Lovelace Buy the same copy we read, here on Amazon I’m in love with these books! And I’m going […]
August 11, 2016

The Boys in the Boat

Title: The Boys in the Boat  | Author: Daniel James Brown Buy the same copy we read, here on Amazon You’ve seen this book everywhere, right? It’s […]
August 8, 2016

The Brothers Lionheart

Title: The Brothers Lionheart  | Author: Astrid Lindgren Buy the same copy we read, here on Amazon This is a gem. I’ve been trying to figure out […]
July 16, 2016

Quotes About Books That Are All Too True

If you love books, then you’re going to love these quotes about books! They’re so true, and some are so funny. I know you’ll be thanking […]
July 11, 2016

Our 2016 Book Challenge

Apparently we all don’t read enough, which is why when a friend of ours suggested earlier this year that we do a 26-Books-in-One-Year-Challenge, we said “yes.” […]
July 6, 2016

Counting By 7s

Title: Counting By 7s  | Author: Holly Goldberg Sloan Buy the same copy we read, here on Amazon Sometimes you want something that isn’t exactly believable. Something […]