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Would You Rather...THE TOUGHEST ONE YET

By ElodieJuly 27, 2015
Our last question almost TORE THIS FAMILY APART. There were just so many good answers. Remember, we're only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided. I actually regret asking the question though because there is now a hole in my heart where a Draco Malfoy-narra More  →
Would You Rather...THE TOUGHEST ONE YET

We Finally Finished Go Set a Watchman, & We're Up to Our Ham Suits in Questions

By ElodieJuly 22, 2015
This post is for people who have finished Go Set a Watchman and aren't quite sure how they feel about it. For everyone else, click here to catch up! How Go Set a Watchman should have ended: With Scout leaving Maycomb behind and telling Henry Clinton, "GO PUT THAT ... More  →
We Finally Finished <em>Go Set a Watchman</em>, & We're Up to Our Ham Suits in Questions

We Just Reached the Best & Worst Parts of Go Set a Watchman

By ElodieJuly 21, 2015
We're reading Part VI of Go Set a Watchman (and we recapped the previous parts in HILARIOUS DETAIL right here). This post may or may not be (but definitely is) chock full of spoilers. This section was FUN AS HECK, until it wasn't. Let's start with the fun part. Scout ... More  →
We Just Reached the Best & Worst Parts of <em>Go Set a Watchman</em>

Would You Rather...THE HARDEST ONE YET

By ElodieJuly 21, 2015
We discovered last time that there are some unexpected perks to going on every date wearing the ham costume from To Kill a Mockingbird. Ice breaker? CHECK. Impenetrable safeguard against spaghetti sauce stains on white T-shirts? DOUBLE CHECK. Would-you-rather questions t More  →
Would You Rather...THE HARDEST ONE YET

Today's Section of Go Set a Watchman Reveals Why Sex Education is Important, Ham Fans!

By ElodieJuly 20, 2015
We've been go-setting a watchman for 14 chapters now, and Scout still has yet to ask Atticus about his jarring transformation from "bespectacled crusader for justice" to "gross person who carries around gross, bigoted literature and attends gross, bigoted council meetings." We've heard Aunt Alexandra, ... More  →
Today's Section of <em>Go Set a Watchman</em> Reveals Why Sex Education is Important, Ham Fans!

Things Are Officially Getting Hairy in Go Set a Watchman (& If You're Not Reading Along with Our Book Club, You Are MISSING OUT)

By ElodieJuly 17, 2015
This post is for people who have read up to Chapter 10 in Go Set a Watchman. It’s also for people who have not read up to Chapter 10 in Go Set a Watchman and like to live dangerously. For those who are just now ... More  →
Things Are Officially Getting Hairy in <em>Go Set a Watchman</em> (& If You're Not Reading Along with Our Book Club, You Are MISSING OUT)

Flashbacks (FEATURING JEM & DILL) Abound in the Next Installment of Go Set a Watchman!

By ElodieJuly 16, 2015
Yesterday, we did chapters 1-3 of Go Set a Watchman. Today, we're doing chapters 4 and 5. THERE WILL BE SPOILERS, SO IF YOU'RE NOT CAUGHT UP, SHIELD YOUR EYES. If someone were to ask me, right now, to describe Go Set a Watchman, I would ... More  →
Flashbacks (FEATURING JEM & DILL) Abound in the Next Installment of <em>Go Set a Watchman</em>!

Welcome to the First Installment of Our GLORIOUS Go Set a Watchman Book Club!

By ElodieJuly 15, 2015
If you haven't read Part I of Go Set a Watchman (a.k.a. the first three chapters), then stop what you're doing and go absorb it with your eyeballs, STAT. I'm going to be spoiling things willy-nilly. YOU'VE BEEN WARNED. Sometimes, the things we love hurt us. ... More  →
Welcome to the First Installment of Our GLORIOUS <em>Go Set a Watchman</em> Book Club!

Would You Rather... WE'VE GOT YOUR MOCKINGBIRD-RELATED QUESTIONS RIGHT HERE, FOLKS

By ElodieJuly 13, 2015
Last week was rough. You know it, I know it. We were pitting Dolores "BASICALLY THE WORST HUMAN EVER" Umbridge against Peter "UGH" Pettigrew. It was like asking if you'd rather bang your head against a wall for a year, or vomit forever. There were no winners. Now, in antic More  →
Would You Rather... WE'VE GOT YOUR MOCKINGBIRD-RELATED QUESTIONS RIGHT HERE, FOLKS

Would You Rather... Featuring the Worst of the WORST

By ElodieJuly 10, 2015
Last time, we were basically all in agreement that it's better to live out the rest of your days as a one-spell wonder than to get your Hogwarts on for one single, glorious year of magical mischief and Snape-related sleuthing. NOW, however, we're going to test your decisio More  →
Would You Rather... Featuring the Worst of the WORST