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Gift Idea: Farm Anatomy by Julia Rothman

Here’s a gift idea for the foodie, farmer’s market lover, or illustrator in your life: Farm Anatomy: The Curious Parts and Pieces of Country Life by Brooklyn-based illustrator Julia Rothman. I suppose I’m recommending this book as a gift idea … Continue reading

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Mom: A Celebration of Mothers from StoryCorps

As I mentioned earlier, Mother’s Day is around the corner. Here’s a book by StoryCorps that celebrates mothers from all walks of life. Read more about StoryCorps from my earlier post.

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Berlin Bookcase

Found on RobAroundBooks, a site for book lovers. If you like this post, you might like my earlier post London Calling.

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Shel Silverstein Book Slated for 2011 Release

Get excited: A second collection of poetry and illustrations by children’s author Shel Silverstein will be released next year by HarperCollins. Can’t wait. There’s just some things you don’t outgrow.

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Shel Silverstein

Childhood nostalgia. I’ll always love these. “Listen to the mustn’ts, child. Listen to the don’ts. Listen to the shouldn’ts, the impossibles, the won’t. Listen to the never haves, then listen close to me … Anything can happen, child. Anything can … Continue reading

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London Calling

This is the kind of stuff that amuses me. A traditional red phone box has been recycled into a phone booth library in a small town in the South of England. The idea was conceived by a local resident as … Continue reading

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Read Print

Read Print is a free online classic literature library with essays, plays, fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and short stories from literary masters like Henrik Ibsen, John Keats, James Joyce, Agatha Christie, and Geoffrey Chaucer. It’s perfect if you’re on a budget, … Continue reading

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