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About Big Red Dogs and Acceptance: Goodbye, Norman Bridwell

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Norman Bridwell died earlier this week. To most people, that sentence won’t mean much. For some, however, it’s the end of an era, because Norman Bridwell was the creator of Clifford, the Big Red Dog – a children’s book about a little girl named Emily Elizabeth and her puppy, Clifford. As a boy, Bridwell dreamed… Read More ›

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#BrunchBookClub Review: The Miseducation of Cameron Post by Emily M. Danforth

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When Cameron Post’s parents die suddenly in a car crash, her shocking first thought is relief. Relief they’ll never know that, hours earlier, she had been kissing a girl. But that relief doesn’t last, and Cam is soon forced to move in with her conservative aunt Ruth and her well-intentioned but hopelessly old-fashioned grandmother. She… Read More ›

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TTT: New to Me Authors I Read in 2014

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It’s that time again! The end of the year always sparks a time for reflection and observation, so I really liked this week’s topic. There were many authors who were new to me this year, and many of them are authors whom I’m excited to read more from in the future. Quite a few were… Read More ›

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Letters

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For this week’s challenge, share a photo with letters — no matter the alphabet. You can capture a neon sign, a sentence scribbled in an old phone booth, a random letter that’s seemingly out of place, or anything else. As you look through your lens, think about how your image might convey something bigger: a… Read More ›

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Brunch Book Club – November Discussion of The Iron King by Julie Kagawa

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Through some serendipitous quirks in planning, Michele and I were both available to meet before an evening of bookish events (thank you, HarperCollins!). Foregoing brunch for once, we found a warm and delicious (add cheap and cheerful) restaurant in Chinatown where we could enjoy something yummy for dinner while we had our chat. Corn and… Read More ›

Personal Musing »

About Big Red Dogs and Acceptance: Goodbye, Norman Bridwell

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Norman Bridwell died earlier this week. To most people, that sentence won’t mean much. For some, however, it’s the end of an era, because Norman Bridwell was the creator of Clifford, the Big Red Dog – a children’s book about a little girl named Emily Elizabeth and her puppy, Clifford. As a boy, Bridwell dreamed… Read More ›

Events »

Blog Tour: Alphabetique by Molly Peacock

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Take the sumptuousness of Molly Peacock’s own #1 bestselling “The Paper Garden,” the extraordinary creative variety of “The Bedside Book of Birds,” and the cat-nip-for-language-geeks appeal of “Eats, Shoots and Leaves,” and wrap it around tales rich with wisdom and humanity, and you get “Alphabetique” the most gorgeous gift book of the season.  Molly Peacock… Read More ›

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