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NWAW’s January must-reads

Here are my latest book recommendations for the Weekly. Happy reading! NWAW’s January must-reads “The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya” By Nagaru Tanigawa Little, Brown and Company, 2010 Although this is the fourth Haruhi Suzumiya installment, this particular plot does not feature the title character as much as in previous stories. Told from Kyon’s point of […]

It’s just a given

The following scene took place this morning in our living room: Sister (to me): “Okay, bye.” Me: “Bye.” Little wave. Sister (to Ma): “Bye.” Hugs Ma (mid-hug): “Bye.” Opens arms and waves me into the hug. Me: “Nah, that’s okay.” Ma (sternly with that I’m-your-mother-so-do-what-I-say voice): “Come on.” Me (sighing, resigned): “Fine.” Hugs Sister and […]