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Thursday Things

Twitter. – Is it Really an Obnoxious tool that Undermines society? Nah! Because a bounty of Literary treasures found can help one Escape reality!

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Splendid Sunday

Bounded pages Offering Outstanding escapes, Kindly let me read in Silence

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Legends of Windermere

Legends of Windemere: Allure of the Gypsies by Charles E. Yallowitz is coming soon – December 1st, to be exact! The epic adventures of Luke Callindor and Nyx continue after their journey down the L’Dandrin River in Legends of Windemere: Prodigy … Continue reading

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Wednesday Words – Banned Books

This is Banned Books Week. Everyone should treat themselves to the following from Random House Publishing: “Censorship causes Blindness. Read!“ There was only one time I was told ‘no’ about a book. After parental review, I read the book I wanted. It … Continue reading

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Wednesday Words – Block Party/Poetry Edition

FreeValley Publishing will be joining the fun at Snoqualmie’s Block Party! Meet some of the authors of the SnoValley Writes! Group on Saturday from 10am-4pm. Find some enjoyable books to read as the seasons change -fantasy, sci-fi, adventure, humor, romance, poetry … Continue reading

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Food for Thought

Two interesting reads regarding books and libraries. First, was this NPR piece from a few days ago called, “How Scholastic Sells Literacy to Generations of New Readers.” Some fear that with all the gadgets and gizmos, texting and twittering, that … Continue reading

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Wednesday Words – ‘Joy’ Edition

Three ‘joy’ful reads to enjoy. Joy of Cooking -Who didn’t make it through home ec without referencing this book? Still have the same copy, complete with creative  bookmarks, measuring cup stains and other things indicating the most frequently used recipes. … Continue reading

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Friday Fast One – Imagination Edition

It pays to lose a library card. I don’t get into the city often, especially on a weeknight. But receiving the final notice that I had until Friday to collect my requested item (The Complete Shakespeare Sonnets) before it was … Continue reading

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Wednesday Words – New Releases Edition

Three fun reads – something for all ages.

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Wednesday Words – Garden Variety

It’s the little things that make for great finds. This week’s collection of Wednesday Words is a variety: starts to some, sequels to others and some due out this week. Twenty different interpretations to the line, “Tonight, we rewrite the rules,” … Continue reading

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