Posted on 02/14/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy Valentine’s Day! (Or, if you prefer, happy inaugural National Black Literacy Day!) We’ve been saving these first two posts...

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Posted on 02/14/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of February 14, 2021. Frederick Douglass (February 14, 1817): Douglass...

Tagged As: History, Just for fun

Posted on 02/13/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

In honor of Get a Different Name Day, we gathered up the pen names of several famous authors. Some changed...

Categories: Today in Books

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Posted on 02/13/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s easy to miss the occasional post or two online, so we’ve rounded up some of the highlights from our...

Categories: Favorites

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Posted on 02/11/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

What business could possibly be more deserving of a free commercial on one of the biggest TV viewing days of...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 02/10/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Tired of looking back in time? What if we do a dramatic rewind, all the way back to 1921, and...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Just for fun, Language

Posted on 02/07/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A recent PBS documentary about Laura Ingalls Wilder addressed the role her daughter, Rose Wilder Lane, played in bringing the...

Categories: Behind the scenes

Posted on 02/07/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here are the literary birthdays to celebrate over the week of February 7, 2021. Sir Thomas More (February 7, 1478):...

Tagged As: History, Just for fun

Posted on 02/06/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s easy to miss the occasional post or two online, so we’ve rounded up some of the highlights from our...

Categories: Favorites

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Posted on 02/03/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Repairing a book is certainly part labor and part art — if you don’t believe us, we have some paperbacks...

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