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Librocubicultarist or love between the covers

I’m a librocubicultarist and its OK. I read in bed. Lots of other places too but reading in bed is the ultimate for true bibliophiles. The Handyman has given me the most perfect valentine’s gift that I can’t take to bed with me or anywhere else really and that’s OK too. 448 more words

What's the Big Deal?!

This week, it is the deal I am making on all our author-signed books, in honor of Antique Week, here in Lincoln City, Oregon!!! Take 25% off any of our over 500 author-signed hardcover books… 27 more words

Haunted Bookshop

Those That Know You

Those that really know you will often find things like this ‘Successful Farming By Successful Farmers’ book printed in 1900 and pass them your way. They do this just knowing you will be simply delighted. 279 more words

Life At Fernwood

Books That Transport One

La duchesse d’Erat’s Great Book of List this week asks us to list books that transport us. Delighted to see that the Duchesse shares some of my favorites (Pride and Prejudice, Wuthering Heights  in particular) these are my other “go to books” when I want to escape from reality. 777 more words

Humor

Review of The Little Hunchback Zia by Frances Hodgson Burnett

“And it came to pass nigh upon nineteen hundred and sixteen years ago”

This begins Frances Hodgson Burnett’s little book published in 1916 about a rejected, deformed orphan boy who is sent to beg for the cruel woman who keeps him. 372 more words

Book Responses

Pages - Surprises

I love to search through antique shops, flea markets, and boxes of books at yard sales. I often find treasured volumes I’ve read in the past and feel as if I’ve reconnected with old friends. 147 more words

Pressed Flowers