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At Her Majesty's (Reading) Pleasure

I was this morning invited, along with other arts/heritage bloggers, to preview the Royal Childhood exhibition at Buckingham Palace as part of a visit to the State Rooms, before they open to the general public for the summer season tomorrow. 256 more words


The Second Battle of Marianna

The other day I went to my favorite indie bookstore in the nearby town of Marianna, FL, to drop off some copies of my new book… 573 more words

The Backstory

Upcoming Events: Buttonwood Books and the Boston Teen Author Festival!

A couple of new and excellent events to add to the calendar!

On Wednesday, August 13 at 7pm, I’ll be at Buttonwood Books in Cohasset, MA with fellow 2014 debut YA author (and all around delightful person)  89 more words


Some Thoughts on Amazon

I’m sure by now most everyone and their uncle has heard about the dispute between Amazon and Hatchette. You’d kind of have to be living under a rock not to. 768 more words

Amanda K Byrne

Can't remember the title of an obscure book? Ask a bookseller in Shaker Heights, Ohio

Sometimes all you can recall are a character’s name and the book’s genre, the decade when you read it, or maybe the basic plot or the setting. 114 more words


Books about Town - BookBench Sculptures

This summer in London wonderful ‘BookBench’ sculptures are appearing . You can also follow this trail on your iPad/iPhone by downloading the TiCL App . Of course we at Localbookshops.co.uk have a… 30 more words


Thank you to Popek's Books in Otego, New York!

A big thank you to Popek’s Books in Otego, New York, for carrying copies of the Silver Starlight Books edition of Honey Bear by Dixie Willson… 31 more words