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The Fiction Vixen--Back from the Dead...Again

Hi, all.  I know I've been gone for a REALLY long time, yet again, and there are not enough words in the English language to come close to apologizing for leaving you high and dry for a second time.  The truth is that I've been dealing with a lot of stuff in my non-internet life and am now (hopefully) done with all of it.

Anyway, I haven't done much reading at all since the last post I made back in early January, so I don't even have much to say on that front.  I have read the newest J.D. Robb as well as the new Karen Rose, both of which I'll hopefully have reviews of in the next few weeks.   Currently, I am doing a re-read of the Harry Potter series, starting with book 1 and making my way to the final book.  It is probably going to take me a long while to get through all 7 books as I am not a fast reader and I just don't have the time to sit and read for hours on end the way I did when the last several books were released (always great getting those books during summer vacation as a kid).

It has been a long time since I tried to read all 7 books in a row and I'm not sure I can do it because if we're being honest, those books get extremely depressing starting around book 4.  I just started book 1 last night and will be working on reading it tonight in between Jeopardy and Criminal Minds.  I'm also thinking of either doing a live read (where I'll blog my reactions) or reviewing each book once I've finished it.  I have reviewed the last book on one of my old blogs (fairly certain it was on my old Blogger page), but since I'm not even sure if that is still out there in the interwebs I'll post a new one when I get to it.  I'm also thinking of doing an interview with my 10 year old cousin (if I can get him on the phone long enough to do it), since he's already read the first three books in the series and I would love to get an actual kid's opinion on the series.

If anyone is actually still reading this, thank you for hanging in there. :)

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