SOUNDTRACK: CHANCE THE RAPPER-Tiny Desk Concert #632 (July 5, 2017).
I first heard about Chance the Rapper from NPR–what Robin is talking about in the blurb below. 1,413 more words
This haunting cover of Duran Duran’s Ordinary World vibrated through my bones this morning like it contained secret messages about the world, about my life,that I was meant to decode. 320 more words
This blog is from Louise, a librarian based at Central library.
I used to read, a lot. Days would be lost with my eyes tied firmly to the pages in front of me as I awaited what would happen next, early favourites included the adventurous tales of Robin Hood and the multiple ‘scrapes’ encountered by red-headed orphan Anne Shirley. 1,046 more words
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The American Academy of Arts and Letters announced today the names of 19 writers who will receive the 2017 awards in literature, which will be presented in New York City at the Academy’s annual Ceremonial in May. 243 more words