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Shane Dawson "It Gets Worse: A Collection of Essays"

Oddly, second collection of memoir essays by Shane Dawson, “It Gets Worse” (ISBN 1501132857; 256p.; Goodreads) was, well, worse. Ironically, because it didn’t get any worse: I feel like he already told the darkest stories in his previous book. 259 more words

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Ronald Colman: A Very Private Person: A Biography by Juliet Benita Colman

Ronald Colman: A Very Private Person: A Biography by Juliet Benita Colman soon to be presented for sale on the wonderful BookLovers of Bath web site! 295 more words

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#GeorgiaO'keeffe #NetGalley by Isabel Sanchez Vegara

Title: Georgia O’Keeffe
Author: Isabel Sanchez Vegara
Illustrator: Erica Salcedo
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Childrens / Quarto Publishing
Downloaded: Netgalley
Publish day: June 7, 2008! – Soon! 249 more words

Reading With My Boys

One of my favorite things to do with my boys is read together.  We are well beyond the picture books, but my boys & I enjoyed reading together until they hit their teens.  415 more words


Our Mary Jo-Georgetta Potoski and William Nelson

On July 18, 1969,  Senator Edward M. “Ted” Kennedy (1932-2009) lost control of his vehicle while crossing the Dike Bridge on Chappaquiddick Island, Massachusetts. In the passenger seat was a twenty-eight old former staff member of Robert F. 448 more words


I Had to Survive: How a Plane Crash in the Andes Inspired My Calling to Save Lives-Dr. Roberto Canessa with Pablo Vierci

The definition of courage is the ability to do something that frightens one.  On October 13, 1972, Roberto Canessa was one of forty passengers aboard Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571 bound for Santiago, Chile.  694 more words