1. Review: Simply Bento by Yuko Yagi and Noriko Yura

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    October 15, 2018 by Zoë

    I picked this up thinking it would be a fairly Americanized bento book–more about packed lunches than about Japanese food. I was mistaken. Simply Bento by Yuko Yagi and Noriko Yura is a surprisingly extensive look at the art of bento and the many, many recipes that can be included.

  2. Review: Shadow of the Fox by Julie Kagawa

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    October 8, 2018 by Zoë

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    Legend has it that if the Scroll of a Thousand Prayers is reassembled, the Kami Dragon will grant whoever holds the scroll a wish. In Shadow of the Fox by Julie Kagawa, forces are gathering to reassemble the scroll, bringing together Yumeko, who is half kitsune, and Kage Tatsumi, a samurai with dark secrets of his own.

  3. September Wrap-Up

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    October 2, 2018 by Zoë

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    Here’s what I read and wrote during September.

  4. Review: The Edible Cookie Dough Cookbook by Olivia Hops

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    October 1, 2018 by Zoë

    Cookie dough: delicious, but with the potential for inducing food poisoning. That’s where The Edible Cookie Dough Cookbook by Olivia Hops comes in.

  5. Blog Tour and Giveaway: A Spark of White Fire by Sangu Mandanna – Playlist


    September 28, 2018 by Zoë

    Welcome to my stop on the blog tour for A Spark of White Fire by Sangu Madanna! I liked this book a lot (find my full review here), so I’m excited to bring you a guest post from the author featuring a playlist of songs she listened to while working on A Spark of White Fire.