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Book Review: Charlie the Tramp written by Russell Hoban illustrated by Lillian Hoban (5oth Anniversary)

About the Book and Author: http://www.plough.com/en/topics/culture/short-stories/charlie-the-tramp

Great quote: “That is how men are,” said mother. “They all want to be tramps.”

Charlie is a young beaver who has glamorized and idealized the life of a tramp. 490 more words

Book Review

Charlie The Tramp-By: Russell Hoban and Pictures By: Lillian Hoban 50th Anniversary ***Giveaway***

I am ashamed to say I had never heard of this book before. In my 28 years I have never heard of Charlie the Tramp. I recently got a chance to review a special 50th anniversary hardcover copy of this book, and instantly fell in love! 363 more words

The Big Give: Christmas Challenge Blind Auction

As part of our Christmas Challenge fundraising we’re auctioning off a rare Christmas read by Russell Hoban. Find out how to get you hands on this little-known Christmas classic! 380 more words

The Reader

Of Bernie, Belloc, and "A Bargain for Frances"

Regulating the economy solely by centralized planning perverts the basis of social bonds; regulating it solely by the law of the marketplace fails social justice, for ‘there are many human needs which cannot be satisfied by the market’ (CCC 2425).

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Fatherhood

Of Bernie, Belloc, and "A Bargain for Frances"

“Being careful is not as much fun as being friends.”
~ Frances

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Fatherhood

Explorers have to be ready to die lost. – Russell Hoban http://ift.tt/1UlzUTA

Russell Hoban