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Gayla Gray
All things books, reading and dreams
Created 28 May 2021
  • Happy Friday Links
    01 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 2 5
    Hi readers, Friday has arrived; my favorite day of the week. I’m sure I’ve mentioned it more than once. Thursday is running a close second as my favorite day of the week as it has been the last day of...
  • Book Clubs
    28 Sep 2021 • 5 min read • 2 1
    Hey fellow book clubbers, Belonging to a book club can be a lot of fun when you’ve chosen the right one. The first newsletter in the Book Club series offered several tips on the different book club ty...
  • Happy Friday Links
    24 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    Hey Readers, Hello, fall. The official start of autumn was this week, but many places are already seeing the change of seasons. In Texas, there isn’t much change from summer to fall until sometime in ...
  • An Author and her Books, Kristina McMorris
    21 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 1 1
    Hi readers, I keep saying it’s no secret that I love Historical Fiction. I’ve written about my love of it here and here. I’ve also written about my love of historical fiction set in America. I love th...
  • Happy Friday Links
    17 Sep 2021 • 1 min read • 2 4
    Happy Friday, readers, I hope you’ve had a good week. I’m so glad the weekend is here; no work for me. I’ve passed another 15th of the month tax deadline; just one more this year, and then it starts a...
  • Book Clubs
    14 Sep 2021 • 8 min read • 1 0
    Hi Readers, Reading can be a solitary adventure; sometimes, you want to savor time alone with a good book. Other times you want to enjoy it with someone, which can pose a problem for some readers. If ...
  • Happy Weekend Links
    10 Sep 2021 • 1 min read • 2 0
    Happy weekend readers, While Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial beginning of summer, Labor Day weekend is the unofficial end of summer. Schools are starting this week in many places; in Texas, ...
  • Tips to Make Your Reading Life the Best it Can Be
    07 Sep 2021 • 5 min read • 6 6
    Hi Readers, I’m so glad you are here, and I’m even happier that you enjoy reading. If your reading life feels a little off for some reason, it can also make the rest of your life feel a little off. I ...
  • An Author and Her Books, Elizabeth Acevedo
    03 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 2 5
    Oh, where do I begin to heap tons of praise on Elizabeth Acevedo? At the beginning with the MMD Book Club, where most things in my recent reading life begin. The Poet X was our monthly book club book ...
  • Narrative Nonfiction that Reads Like a Novel
    31 Aug 2021 • 4 min read • 4 3
    Hi readers, Every November, the Postal Book Clubs begin forming inside the MMD Book Club (I talk about this at length here). A couple of years ago, one of the groups forming that sounded like it might...
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