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HER FEARFUL SYMMETRY BY AUDREY NIFFENEGGER: BOOK REVIEW

Audrey Niffenegger Her Fearful Symmetry Review Brought to you by OBS staff member Erin It started out beautifully. There was a wonderful amount of history, and the back story felt real. There were details that paralleled each other in a way that felt significant, and made me wonder where this … Continue reading

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OBS BOOK CLUB ANNOUNCEMENT FOR JANUARY, FEBRUARY, MARCH, AND APRIL

Starting January 1st Open Book Society will be highlighting Bitten by Kelley Armstrong in our first book club of the new year. Living in Toronto for a year, Elena is leading the normal life she has always dreamed of, including a stable job as a journalist and a nice apartment … Continue reading

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Author : Dawn
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BOOK NEWS FOR MARCH 24TH: AUDREY NIFFENEGGER AND GEORGE RR MARTIN

AUTHOR AUDREY NIFFENEGGER’S LIFE IS ALWAYS IN MOTION Source: nj.com Mar. 22–At age 11, Audrey Niffenegger drew, wrote and created handmade books, including a 70-page account of her illustrated fantasy tour with the Beatles. Now an accomplished artist and author of “The Time Traveler’s Wife” and “Her Fearful Symmetry,” the … Continue reading

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OBS PRESENTS: FAN ART MADNESS – TIME TRAVELER’S WIFE EDITION 4

This week Caro and I are bringing you the last edition of Fan Art Madness: Time Travelers Wife. We’ve seen a lot of great art and even some photography. This week is no different. Clair With Henry Plushy by FyreLilly on DeviantART. This is just a cute drawing! A cartoon-ish … Continue reading

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Author : Dawn
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OBS BOOK VS. MOVIE: THE TIME TRAVELER’S WIFE

“There’s a playground at the end of the block and I run to the swings and climb on, and Henry takes the one next to me, facing the opposite direction, and we swing higher and higher, passing each other, sometimes in sync and sometimes streaming past each other so fast … Continue reading

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Author : Dawn
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OBS PRESENTS: FAN ART MADNESS – TIME TRAVELER’S WIFE EDITION 3

This week Katie and I bring you a TTW edition dedicated to the novel’s main male character, Henry DeTamble played by Eric Bana. But we also have something special, it’s just not only fan art, but fan photos too; themed by Audrey Niffenegger’s romantic/sci-fi love story. Remember to check this … Continue reading

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OBS TOP 5/10: TIME TRAVELER’S WIFE EDITION

What better way to celebrate our book club than talking about some of it’s content. This week we bring you a look at some of the best moments in Audrey Niffenegger’s The Time Traveler’s Wife. How would you feel if you were married to a time traveler? Top 5/10 Time … Continue reading

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OBS PRESENTS: FAN ART MADNESS – TIME TRAVELER’S WIFE EDITION 2

This week we are bringing you edition two of OBS Fan Art Madness featuring Audrey Niffenegger’s The Time Travelers Wife. This week though we have thrown in a picture from another book, Beautiful Creatures. Since we are also featuring this book in our book club. Time Traveler’s Wife by musis-amica … Continue reading

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A-Z: THE TIME TRAVELER´S WIFE

For our second A-Z feature, OBS brings you The Time Traveler’s Wife edition. As you all know this month’s book club is The Time Traveler’s Wife and to celebrate we have put together a list from A to Z of all things TTW. Thanks to OBS founder Dawn and OBS … Continue reading

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OBS PRESENTS: MOVIE POSTERS FOR TIME TRAVELER’S WIFE

Brought to you by OBS Staff member Krystal Here at Open Book Society we like to see things from every angle. Movie posters are what sells people’s opinions of a film and like a book cover it has to be appealing. Also like books, movie posters can look differently depending … Continue reading

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Author : Dawn
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OBS PRESENTS: FAN ART MADNESS – TIME TRAVELER’S WIFE EDITION

A new month means all new fan art from a whole new theme. This month we bring you time travel, specifically the book/movie The Time Traveler’s Wife. Audrey Niffenegger’s dramatic story presents to us with a tale of timeless (literally) love. If you’re like me and you cry everytime you watch … Continue reading

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io9’s 2009 SCIENCE FICTION POWER LIST

The 2009 Science Fiction Power List It’s our second annual science fiction power list, featuring the 20 most powerful people and teams in the world of science fiction. Yes, science fiction can wield great power. These are the people who take responsibility for that. This is not a list of … Continue reading

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BOOK CHARTS NOV 5TH

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST-SELLERS By The Associated Press HARDCOVER FICTION 2. “The Lost Symbol” by Dan Brown (Doubleday) 8. “Nine Dragons” by Michael Connelly (Little, Brown) 9. “Grave Secret” by Charlaine Harris (Berkley) 14. “A Touch of Dead” by Charlaine Harris (Ace) 15. “Angel Time” by Anne Rice (Knopf) MASS MARKET … Continue reading

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BOOKS NEWS FOR OCT 11TH

Audrey Niffenegger on Her Ghostly New Novel www.time.com:If all you know of Audrey Niffenegger is her achingly romantic novel The Time Traveler’s Wife, then you’re in for a surprise with her latest. Her Fearful Symmetry, Niffenegger’s follow-up to her time-hopping bestseller, is a Victorian ghost story set in the present … Continue reading

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Author : Caro
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BOOK REVIEWS AND GIVEAWAYS FOR 10/1

BONE CROSSED (MERCY THOMPSON BOOK 4) BY PATRICIA BRIGGS Reviewed by www.allthingsurbanfantasy.blogspot.com: Mercy Thompson, VW mechanic and skinwalker extraordinaire, had been torn between the two werewolves in her life: Samuel and Adam in previous books and finally chose Adam (or more specifically, she and Samuel conveniently realized that they only had … Continue reading

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NEW NIFFENEGGER NOVEL SET IN VICTORIAN VALHALLA

by Marcus Brogden: West of Karl Marx and just up the path from Charles Dickens’ widow and daughter stands author Audrey Niffenegger, deep in the heart of London’s Highgate Cemetery, the setting for her new novel, “Her Fearful Symmetry.” Niffenegger — who was propelled to literary stardom by her best-selling … Continue reading

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BOOK NEWS AND MORE

First we have a few book reviews involving fairies, vampires and twins. Vampires aren’t the only thing out there glamouring or dazzling people into books 😉 ” ‘Her Fearful Symmetry’ by Audrey Niffenegger ” www.latimes.com: The author of ‘The Time Traveler’s Wife’ returns with a story of twin sisters who … Continue reading

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BEST SELLER LISTS USA TODAY, INDIE BOUND CHILDREN’S & ROMANCE EBOOK

First up we have the Romance eBook best seller list: Amazon.com kindle bookstore 1. Bad Moon Rising by Sherrilyn Kenyon, St. Martin’s. Print edition B&N 1. From Dead to Worse by Charlaine Harris, Penguin. Print. 2. Dragonswan by Sherrilyn Kenyon, Penguin. Print. 3. Bad Moon Rising by Sherrilyn Kenyon, St. … Continue reading

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Author : Dawn
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