We're planning something exciting in July for the bookstore. One of the coolest things would be several (hush!) Skype events with one of them being with Megan Whalen Turner, who's books i simply adore. So with all this excitement, we thought of doing up event specific bookmarks with quotes from the authors' previous books. Mari … Continue reading When is a thief not a thief?
I think I want to curate a table of picture books that talk about death. The recent Shinsuke Yoshitake translation (by Thames & Hudson) is a lighthearted yet thought provoking read about death. (all his books in this series are kind of philosophical) So, Mari and I were talking and she said I thought you … Continue reading Let’s think about a final Goodbye Part 1
The other day, my colleague and I both wore the same pin. It was one of a girl with a ladybird in her hair, reading a book. When she saw me with it, at the moment the only thing that flashed through my mind was this -- does this look odd to you? Somehow, I … Continue reading The Reading Girl
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