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Back to you, dear readers! November 2015

Hi all! I’ve been SO busy with my library tasks and enjoying summer  and a beautiful autumn that I got way behind in reading recommendations.  My reading so far this year totals 73 books.  361 more words


No Joy in Book Reviews

I do not read nor write book reviews on Goodreads or other social mediaish book websites. I don’t know the people writing them, their tastes in books, their education..so, yeah, I don’t trust them when it comes to an important part of my life: reading. 400 more words

Laura Johnson

To sub or not to sub...

At first glance, it would seem that the book I just finished, Olive Kitteridge (Random House, 2008), doesn’t have much to do with my ongoing conundrum over whether to accede to the requests of various friends and work as a substitute teacher.   841 more words

3 Weeks / 3 Audio Books - Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout

Performed by Sandra Burr.

“who, thinking Henry Thibedau was a deer in the early morning darkness just a few days ago, had pulled the trigger of his rifle and killed his best friend.”


New on DVD: Based on the Book

Check out these two new series on DVD that are based on recently published books.

Place one on hold today!

Olive Kitteridge

Based on the novel by Elizabeth Stout… 51 more words

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Book Report - Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout

Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

Officiant: …for better and for worse; in sickness and in health…?
Bride/Groom: I do… 897 more words


Creating Character Depth Through Confounding

The other day, I had lunch with a colleague, and he described an idea. He wanted to write a book with his wife, but with a fun twist. 1,073 more words