Category Archives: Books

There are three of these books, Paris, London and NY. I have Paris and this one. They are city guides but I bought them because the books are so beautifully made. They are a pleasure to touch. Such quality and loveliness. The photographs are excellent.

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Another on on the TBR pile…

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The brand new and different ANDERSON SMITH, STRANGE AND UNUSUAL BOOKSHOP…a short story 2

“This BOOK, bit me,” said the middle-aged man, wearing slacks and jacket. “I’m really sorry about that,” she said.  “But, realistically, books don’t bite.  I meant they can’t bite.  They don’t have mouths, or teeth, right?” “LOOK at my hand,” … Continue reading

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Another one of the books I’m looking forward to reading…

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The Anderson Smith Strange and Unusual Bookshop…

“Young lady,” hissed the woman.  “Do you work here?” “I do,” said the bookseller.  “As a matter of fact, this is my shop.  How can I help you?” “I have been trying to get a copy of Pride and Prejudice … Continue reading

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Really looking forward to reading this one…

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Some books showed up on my front porch yesterday…it was like Christmas. I tried not to dance on my stoop, or porch, or whatever it is. Seriously, if a bunch of gods and all their crews showed up and said they had a message for me, I’d tell them they’d have to wait, while I opened the box, touched all the book covers and ruffle through the pages.

I didn’t get to Père Lachaise when I was in Paris.  Next time, I’m going for sure.  Jim Morrison (Doors) is there.  The place is FILLED with artists and it’s all very cool.  Cool for a cemetery, I mean.  The … Continue reading

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