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The 13 Clocks by James Thurber

I knew I wanted to order this book from the moment I read Neil Gaiman’s assessment of The 13 Clocks by James Thurber, “ is probably the best book in the world.” (p.7) 154 more words

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How Come?

How Come?

Every Kid’s Science Questions Explained

Kathy Wollard

The book How Come? Every Kid’s Science Questions Explained features a selection of best questions and answers from all three previous books by Kathy Wollard: How Come?; How Come? 112 more words

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Sodalizi bestiali

Per raccontare ai genitori cos’è Ernest & Celestine il film, sarebbe sufficiente far loro osservare lo sguardo dei bambini durante la proiezione. Quel momento, quella concentrazione più prossima al disvelarsi di un gioco di prestigio descrive in pieno come l’infanzia sappia concretamente catturare il signifcato, la filosofia, la coerenza, l’intensità di un lavoro artistico, molto più di quanto noi stessi ci aspettiamo.La meraviglia è l’anima della conoscenza, la base della curiosità e del dubbio infantile, la radice di ogni stupefacente perché.  270 more words

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Marrow by Sabne Raznik

Sabne Raznik*-

This book stirs many emotions in me. I am terminal with stage 4 colon cancer. I have written about how those who have been personally affected by cancer, whether the patient or survivor, we have a bond.  152 more words

Nae's Nest

The week of a thousand weirdness

I just taught everyone in the office to say “Heteronormative” and I am feeling proud of myself because of that.

Well if you have read the post that you can’t read yet, because it got stuck in my draft folder on this blog, then you would have known that I am on a “temp” loan to a sister company that is run by an old colleague – who on the first day proudly outed me in front of 17-20 people in the Amsterdam office. 516 more words

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