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The Tales of Beedle the Bard

Back in 2008 The Tales of Beedle the Bard by J. K. Rowling was published.

Shortly after it was published in the US I went to Borders to pick up a copy. 267 more words

Culture

The Truth about writing kids lit.

While many Americans have taken time off from work just to watch Fox News and enjoy this election I think we are missing the most important aspect: conspiracy theories going mainstream! 195 more words

Blatherings

Happy Birthday Allen Ginsberg. You were a cranky beautiful mensch


My buddy Dan Lybarger stood in line to have this signed for me one freezy November night while I sweated and slung espresso at excited and frenzied droves waiting to meet… 354 more words

The Fatal Book

In 2005, the writers club I grew up in invited me to join them for a reading at the Borders Books in Flint, Michigan.  I was thrilled by the invitation.   428 more words

Writing

Bookstores are dead. Long live bookstores.

Amazon opening brick and mortar book stores?

From the article in the LA Times: “When you ask Amazon, they will simply reply “no comment” to the rumors that they’re planning to open 300 to 400 brick-and-mortar bookstores. 54 more words

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