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Happy Centennial, NYPL!

I have to say, I’m kind of getting into this whole Tumblr Photo Blog thing. It’s brought some really cool bookish nerdy things to my attention that might have otherwise escaped, like this really cool tidbit that makes me nostalgic … Continue reading

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Patience & Fortitude

The twin inspirations and the evolution of the New York Public Library‘s lion logo…

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The Cat Who Will Live On Forever

RIP Lillian Jackson Braun (1913-2011)

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Walk Like An Egyptian

I’m in love with this book carving, “Los Egipcios” by Julia Feld. I wish I could afford the $150 price tag… It’s for sale in her Etsy shop, the hilariously named Hokey Stokes. ” ‘Hokey Stokes!’ is a phrase used … Continue reading

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You’re So Fine You Blow My Mind

I’m art nerd-ing out again. Etsy‘s very own Team Librarian is having an Ides Of March sale with 15% off everything in all member shops. To make the incentive that much juicier, I’m highlighting my favorite item in each shop … Continue reading

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Murder, She Drank

I’ve been following Bonnie Burton (aka @bonniegrrl) on Twitter ever since she started live-Tweeting her viewings of the old 1980s and ’90s TV show “Murder, She Wrote.” All twelve seasons are now available for instant streaming on Netflix. Oh, and … Continue reading

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The Ideal Use For Jazz Hands

Photo taken from the aptly named “Fuck Yeah, Murder She Wrote!” Tumblr.

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Hello Darkness, My Old Friend…

I’ve been neglecting my book blog for a long while now.  It’s not that I don’t like it, because I’m actually pleasantly surprised at how much I do love writing…for fun (words I never ever thought I would type).  But … Continue reading

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Who I’m Thankful For: Patricia J. Albright, Archives Librarian

I’ve wanted to be an architect since before I knew what architecture was. In elementary school, I created elaborate backstories for my Barbie dolls then designed houses out of shoeboxes, toilet paper tubes, those little square wallpaper and paint sample … Continue reading

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Weasel’s Book Club > Oprah’s Book Club

     

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