The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden

I love being part of the book recommendation team at greatnewbooks.org. We are a group of ten strong readers with strong opinions, and we don’t always feel the same way about the same books. That is why we take turns recommending a book week by week. If...

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The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend

The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend

At Great New Books we take turns as a team recommending books week by week. I’ve been part of the site since the first post with my first recommendation appearing in January 2013. (It was for Gone Girl.) That’s four years of book recommendations with the...

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Friendship At Work: January Advice

Friendship At Work: January Advice

Dear Nina, I considered “Liz” one of my closest friends. Last year, we spent almost every weekend together. We even took a vacation together the year before that. I know her family well and have been to her house various times. Recently, however, she has been avoiding...

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First Book Picks of 2017

First Book Picks of 2017

It’s funny– I don’t call myself a book blogger. (And I rarely accept books for review. I’m serious–rarely. Definitely don’t ask me if we’ve never interacted before in person or on social media. Really, please...

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About Nina Badzin

Welcome! I'm a freelance writer, advice columnist, essayist, book reviewer, blogger, short story writer, and a co-founder of The Twin Cities Writing Studio. I live in Minneapolis with my husband and four children. I'm so glad you found your way here.

Contact: ninabadzinblog@gmail.com

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