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A Child of Books

Books about books are like music about music. They’re an insider’s source of joy. As an ex-child who was very much a child of books, I am greatly taken with this picture book by… 119 more words

Books Books Books: Review

Title: Books Books Books
Written and illustrated by Mick Manning and Brita Granström
Publisher: Walker Books
RRP: $29.99 (AUD)

Mick Manning and Brita Granström have produced a wonderfully illustrated history of the British Library, while at the same time a celebration of books and libraries. 244 more words

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Read about Reading: Storytime at Handley Regional Library

Here are a few of the stories, poems, and songs that we’ll be sharing this week, so you can keep singing, playing, and reading with your little ones at home. 437 more words

Storytime Supplement

Review: The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin

“A place is not really a place without a bookstore.”

The beginning of The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry was the most fun I had reading a fiction book since the start of this year. 1,033 more words

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Review: My Life With Bob by Pamela Paul

“Aren’t we all writers these days? We live through text. With our status updates and our e-mails, many of us spend our days writing down more words than we speak aloud. 1,031 more words

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Book Review: The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend by Katarina Bivald

Favourite quotes:

“Never live your life according to the idiots’ rules. Because they’ll drag you down to their level, they’ll win, and you’ll have a damned awful time in the process.” 638 more words

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Review: Lost in a Good Book

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Jasper Fforde had a stroke of brilliance with the “Thursday Next” series of adventure books. Lost in a Good Book is the second release in the series and I’ve given it a very high 3 of 5 stars. 505 more words

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