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Wicked is Coming to Atlanta, February 2015

After breaking box office records and selling out in record time for its third Atlanta engagement in 2011, WICKED, Broadway’s biggest blockbuster, will return to Atlanta’s Fox Theatre February 18-March 8 as a special to the Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Atlanta 2014/2015 series.  192 more words


Lost - Gregory Maguire

Gregory Maguire went out on a limb with this story, creating a completely original character for the focus of the story. It is centered around an American writer, Winifred Rudge, who makes her way to London to visit a distant cousin. 175 more words


The Hamlet Chronicles by Gregory Maguire

Right in time for All Hallow’s Read, I semi-accidentally came across this series. Read it. Get your kids to read it. Read the books to your dog, if you wish. 886 more words


Thoughts on Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister

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We have all heard the story of Cinderella, the beautiful child cast out to slave among the ashes. But what of her stepsisters, the homely pair exiled into ignominy by the fame of their lovely sibling?

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Today’s top ten Tuesday pick from The Broke and The Bookish is character driven novels. That means novels where the action is driven by the characters and their decisions rather than the plot or the action within the book.

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From "Out of Oz" Chapter Six

Rain could tell, even in his bereavement, that the Cowardly Lion was trying to encourage her, to cheer her up. It didn’t help. Perhaps one day she would look back and it would help then. 33 more words