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jennifer-kathleen-gibbons's picture
Feb.18.2014
So I've been hearing horror stories about the weather back East. Mostly stories about this thing called snow. Ah, snow. I can count on my hands the times I've seen snow: 1. Lake Tahoe, 1981? 2. Christmas 1982. 3. London 1993. 4. Klamath Falls Oregon 2010. I've never had a snow day. We've had My God...
kate-marshall's picture
Aug.21.2010
Okay book lovers, what have you read recently that you just loved? Anything? Tell me. I'll start. Last week I chanced upon Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress, by Dai Sijie, a moving short novel about two young men in the years they are sent to the country for re-education in Mao's Cultural...
linda-yoshida's picture
May.06.2010
May 2010 E-NEWSLETTER All Things Seem Possible InMay... Greetings Readers and Fellow Authors:       With my itchy fingers anxious to replant, turn...
susan-brown's picture
Apr.06.2010
The view from the backseat: BoyTwo:  Susan, I wish my name had a Q in it. Me:  Q is a nice letter, but why? BoyTwo:  Because I want to be a flying dragon!   BoyTwo:  Is it time to go buy Go-Go's? Me:  No, we're not buying Go-Go's today. BoyTwo:  Oh.  Because with five dollars, you can buy two...
annette-dunlea's picture
Mar.26.2010
Flower Arranging Encyclopaedia of Flower Arranging Techniques: A Visual Guide to Creating Arrangements for All Occasions by Marcia Hurst New Holland Professional: Floristry: The Complete Guide to Professional Results by Jacqueline Goss Creative Floral Arranging: How to Decorate with Fresh, Dried...
annette-dunlea's picture
Dec.20.2009
My Book Recommendation – Netherland•12/20/2009 • Leave a Comment Title: NetherlandAuthor:  Joseph O’NeillPaperback: 300 pagesPublisher: HarperPerennial (5 Jan 2009) Language English ISBN-10: 0007275706 ISBN-13: 978-0007275700 Product Dimensions: 19.2 x 13 x 2.6 cm Product DescriptionIn early 2006...
annette-dunlea's picture
Dec.08.2009
Books In The Media List1. Pirate Latitudes: A Novel by Michael Crichton 2. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson 3. The Shack by William P. Young 4. Pursuit of Honor: A Novel by Vince Flynn 5.  Breathless: A Novel by Dean Koontz 6. Heat Wave (Nikki Heat) by Richard Castle 7. Sookie...
rachel-bussel's picture
Feb.13.2009
How much do I love San Francisco indie bookstore Booksmith? They took me around their store and I blabbed about which books I love...and hate. And they wound up giving me the copy of Kemble Scott's novel SoMa for free! Check it out, just in time for Valentine's Day (a holiday I'm trying to remain...
judy-merrill-larsen's picture
Dec.01.2008
Books, books, and more books. They are always at the top of my Christmas wish list. I love waking up on Dec. 26, knowing the fridge is full of leftovers, there's nowhere I have to be, and I have a stack of new books to dive into. If I want, I can spend the day in bed, cozy under my down comforter...