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Books Are Disappearing! What Do You Save?

If a new Dark Age began and books were burned by whatever authority ordered them destroyed, what would you do?

Here’s my question for you:  If you had the chance to save five books, which ones would you save?  28 more words

Books

David, Goliath and Book Geeks

When I visited Berlin a few years ago I stood in the same square where the Nazis burned all the ‘unGerman’ books back in 1933 and was profoundly shocked and saddened by this intolerance, and deliberate destruction of education, creativity and knowledge. 422 more words

Non-Fiction

You cannot burn a mummy blog

A Writer on freedom of speech in Australia.

OVER one weekend in April, 2014, a ripple of panic went through the social media in Australia. I was alerted to it by one of my Twitter friends. 1,062 more words

Politics

Burning Books

And many of those who practiced magic brought their books together and began burning them in the sight of everyone; and they counted up the price of them and found it fifty thousand pieces of silver.  119 more words

Daily Devotionals

Well that resolution is complete!

Book looks like a ghost howling doesn’t it? God, I love my wood stove!

My 1st New Year’s resolution is complete.

Smoke On The Water… 36 more words

Poetry

Review: Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury

I can’t help but think that it is presumptuous of me–li’l, nobody ol’ me–attempting a review of Fahrenheit 451 (1953), the rare science fiction book to achieve crossover “classic” status. 728 more words

Book Reviews

The Burning

“Do we have to?”

“What do you mean, do we have to? We get to, sweetheart. It’s one of our greatest freedoms, the ability to protest.” 1,179 more words

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