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Codex Born (Book Two of Magic Ex Libris)

Summary

Isaac gets a promotion and immediately sets out to investigate the murder of a wendigo. Which leads to him saving the world. Again.

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Science Fiction/fantasy

Libriomancer (Book One of Magic ex Libris)

Summary

Guy who pulls stuff out of books saves the world.

Written by
Jim C. Hines in 2012
Review

Magic fantasy books almost exclusively deal with a period before the modern era or a world that echoes a period in our history.  386 more words

Science Fiction/fantasy

The Gutenbergs

No one would deny that Gutenberg is a name with which to conjure. Johannes Gutenberg transformed society with his invention of mechanical printing in the 1440s. 423 more words

Stories

The Remarkable Erasmus

By George Carter

His Greek New Testament, together with his commentaries, are regarded as the catalyst that sparked the Reformation

 

Photo: Hans Holbein d. J. – Erasmus – Louvre… 998 more words
Informational

The Gutenberg Museum, Mainz, Germany

I went to visit my sister in Germany, as a close to my amazing Italian adventure, the one where I spent six weeks at the… 422 more words

Cool Stuff

The history of books

When writing systems were created in ancient civilizations, a variety of objects, such as stone, clay, tree bark, metal sheets, might be used for writing. 595 more words

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February 3 is National Carrot Cake Day

National Carrot Cake Day

Also: African Heritage & Health Week

Carrot Facts:

  1. Carrots were first cultivated in north Africa & the Mediterranean. They originally were purple or grey in color. 
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