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Noodles for Neverland: Updated Post

After watching Hook, the well-known film adaptation of Peter Pan, I am inspired to create a meal using food of mostly unexpected colors.  A highly imaginative, but edible, dinner spread is my goal.  506 more words

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Diverse Book Tours presents Claudia Guadalupe's Pig Park...10 Things About Pig Park edition

 

10 Random Thing about Pig Park

  1. I first set out to write a play about a mom and pop bakery fighting for survival, needless to say it went a different direction.
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book clubs in Canada's federal prisons

The Globe and Mail discusses federal prison book clubs again. Previously.

The inmates themselves say they value the social aspect of books – the man who fought for a dictionary gets his wife to read the same books so that they have a common experience to discuss – but also they see books as a way of gaining access to themselves.

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Literary Toolkit for Peter Pan

Below are sources that I am using to create a literary themed dinner inspired by Peter Pan.  It is a useful kit for individuals interested in an in-depth study of Peter Pan or for book-club members looking for a classic novel to discuss over dinner. 82 more words

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Book Club Picks - Spirituality

This time of year it’s the calm before the storm.  Soon, it will be one holiday after another!  Have your book club settle in with a little spirituality with the following suggested titles. 487 more words

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Cover Page for J.M. Barrie

“Of course the Neverlands vary a great deal.  John’s, for instance, had a lagoon with flamingoes flying over it at which John was shooting, while Michael, who was very small, had a flamingo with lagoons flying over it.  78 more words

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Prison book club: a little pocket of honesty

Volunteers at federal prisons across the country are helping inmates foster a love of reading and the art of respectful conversation

Kate Taylor, The Globe and Mail… 601 more words

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