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Banned Books Week (September 30-October 6, 2012)

Book banning is something I’ve never been able to understand.  The issue probably just boils down to a matter of trust.  If the reader doesn’t understand or disagrees with a book, or portion thereof, will they go to someone they … Continue reading

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Mystery Novels

This was another Toastmasters speech. “It was a dark & stormy night” has become the cliché opening line for mysteries.  Even Charlie Brown’s Snoopy used it!  A mystery novel is defined as a good story in which the reader is … Continue reading

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