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Cline Zinfandel 2014

I was first introduced to the Cline family of wines by a friend.  He had grown up not too far from the winery and was a true hometown fan.  124 more words


Ready Player One

Description from Goodreads:

In the year 2044, reality is an ugly place. The only time teenage Wade Watts really feels alive is when he’s jacked into the virtual utopia known as the  OASIS. 389 more words

Book Review

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

Much like many of you, I’ve seen the trailer for Ready Player One to pop up before movies. The movie looks extra to the nth degree, and when I was talking about it with a coworker, she recommended the book. 289 more words


Small Town News – Lake Orion

TEN YEARS AGO (1924) — Kenneth Chapin, Assistant Cashier of the Orion State Bank, who has been critically ill this week with pneumonia, is considered out of danger and on the road to recovery. 509 more words


Ready Player One... You're in for one hell of a ride...

My avatar: Miss Orangutan Librarian

Level one: at first I felt like I was off to a rocky start. Though it was well written, the opening sequence was info dump after info dump, setting up the game and a nihilistic backdrop that was hard to like. 249 more words


Armada vs Gita

I enjoyed reading Ready Player One and it reminded me that despite all the technology I use, I still enjoy a good old fashioned book, thumbing through its pages with no LCD screens or batteries in sight. 112 more words



Ernest Cline’s Ready Player One is finally getting its shot on the big screen. When I first read the adventures of young Wade in the virtual worlds of the OASIS, I immediately thought “this would be an awesome summer popcorn movie.” It would seem Steven Spielberg agrees with me. 103 more words