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Calling readers of sci fi and speculative fiction

Hi guys Heather invited me to share a side project I have going on right now. As you know recently WCCLS made an exciting move into a new area of eBook reading by setting up a 3M cloud library. 163 more words

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Klick Tip

1) I don’t have kids, but these Halloween food costume DIYs are just too cute. I love the little broccoli!

2) Great idea for reading suggestions: This… 145 more words

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The Luminaries

This is not a review, but a mea culpa. I tend not to read mysteries and thrillers. I had no inclination to read Eleanor Catton’s 2013 Booker Prize winning novel, but having read three other fantastic 2013 Booker short-listed novels I felt compelled to see if this 830 page “who done it” novel was superior. 295 more words

Book Review

Book to film news: Death Comes to Pemberly

Hey fellow Anglophiles…good news. Two books are going to the screen (one the big screen, another the small screen).

The first, P.D. James’ Death Comes to Pemberley, one will air on PBS soon; it will air Oct. 220 more words

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The Goldfinch

This novel being all the rage; widely reviewed; and resulting in a Pulitzer for Donna Tartt leaves me little to discuss. Accordingly, this review will be short and personal. 283 more words

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The Wall

Jurek Becker wrote “Jacob the Liar” which I have not read. One of the stories in this collection is taken from that book. The best story in this anthology is “The Wall”. 780 more words

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Archangel

It is 1908. A rural community. Mechanical by necessity, imaginative by nature. Almost a commune of explorers, testing the ability of humans to soar above the ground other than by balloon. 386 more words

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