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Oct.22.2012
WARNING: THIS PARTICULAR BLOG IS A TOTAL MASHUP OF MISHMASH. Where were we? Ah, yes! The South Dakota Festival of Books. We had just met author/Rolling Stone critic/NPR commentator Will Hermes. It was pretty clear that Will had something important he wanted to ask Peepy. That's right...
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Oct.15.2012
After  panelling  and  chatting and chewing  in Brooklyn . . . . . . it was time to head to the South Dakota Festival of Books. I was set for another boring plane ride, when look who I bumped into in Minneapolis -- we were going to the same place! Yes! That's...
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Oct.01.2012
Behind the Scenes (and on the stage) at the Brooklyn Book FestivalOurlast blogfound us in the desert flying high (practically)aboard the space shuttleEndeavour . . . This blog takes us from There to Here . . . That's right! We were in New York for the quite bodaciousBrooklyn Book Festival. . ....
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Oct.30.2011
Illinois high school students, teachers, parents, librarians and friends, you can help Columbine reach a wider audience in schools.  Columbine is a finalist for "The 2012 Abraham Lincoln Award: Illinois' High School Readers' Choice Award." Winners are chosen by students, and any...
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Oct.30.2011
Illinois high school students, teachers, parents, librarians and friends, you can help Columbine reach a wider audience in schools.  Columbine is a finalist for "The 2012 Abraham Lincoln Award: Illinois' High School Readers' Choice Award." Winners are chosen by students, and any...
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Oct.05.2011
Please come to 582 Market Street in San Francisco to the Variety Preview Room on Sunday October 9th at 1:00 to hear me read from Heidegger's Glasses. This is one of the kick-offs for the newley-released paperback. The paperback will be on sale and I'll be signing. I know that everyone has Kindles...
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Apr.14.2011
    Prague Writers' Festival 2011 (Festival spisovatelů Praha 2011) Sun 17th Apr 2011 at 19:00 From Saturday, April 16 through Wednesday, April 20, the Prague Writers' Festival returns to various venues around the city. Being the notable literary event it is, the festival has become an...
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Sep.24.2010
Please join Linda Ballou, and friends, at the Kern County Book Festival on Oct. 16th at 11:00 AM -1:00PM at the Beale Memorial Library, 701 Truxtun Ave, Bakersfield,Ca 93301   Linda is pleased to part of a lively author’s panel at the Kern County Book Festival!  Linda will talk about what brought...
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Aug.28.2010
This I believe. There are places on this earth that resonate beyond the five senses.  For me, here in the lower forty-eight, I discovered one in Abiquiu, New Mexico, at Ghost Ranch, near Sante Fe where Georgia O’Keeffe waved her magic brush.  The second is located in Chinle at Canyon de Chelly (...
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Jul.18.2010
It was my first television appearance and I was as excited a kid in a candy store. I had covered several thousand miles in less than two days. I took off from Riyadh in a heat wave of about 42 degrees Celsius just after midnight, landed in London the following day and by midnight I was flying over...