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The Last Bookaneer by Matthew Pearl

What is a “bookaneer”, you may ask? It is not a pirate that reads a lot if that is what you are thinking.Though piracy of a kind does figure quite prominently into a bookaneer’s work. 105 more words

Treasure Island

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

Review By: Alex Frank

I feel I must begin by stating that I wasn’t sure if I should write book reviews for classic novels. 831 more words

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It's Terrific Quote Day ~ 8/26/2015

JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES TO SHARE

It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.” – Babe Ruth… 93 more words

Chelle Cordero

The London I remember and the books that give it back to me.

Five years ago, I lived in London for a summer when I worked for a magazine publishing company, Dennis Publishing. Not a whole lot of time when you boil it down, but wow was it transformative. 1,510 more words

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I skipped work today because waking up with fever proved to be a problem when working outdoors.

Instead I spent the day finishing Dragonfly in Amber… 9 more words

Book 24: Great Britain: Scotland (English) - Kidnapped (Robert Louis STEVENSON)

“We were going down a heathery brae, Alan leading and I following a pace or two behind, like a fiddler and his wife; when upon a sudden the heather gave a rustle, three or four ragged men leaped out, and the next moment we were lying on our backs, each with a dirk at his throat. 274 more words

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