Monthly Archives: August 2008

D.O.A. Recommends Scott Westerfeld’s Uglies Series

http://toonlet.com/embed/strip?i=15685 CLICK TO SEE FULL CARTOON I’m not really ready to write my review, but I did do the cartoon last week and I might as well put the beginnings of the post out here. I have had an actual … Continue reading

Posted in book reviews, dystopias, Extras, Pretties, science fiction, Scott Westerfeld, Specials, Uglies | 6 Comments

D.O.A. Mailbag, SPAM Edition

The first ever mail to the D.O.A. mailbag has arrived! It was caught by the SPAM filter, and *doh* next time I’ll know not to open and look at SPAM. The missive was letting me know that someone in Africa … Continue reading

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Foods I have eaten from Lady Crumpet

So…I am a really picky eater, no question. My husband and son are worse, though it seems impossible. I came across the list below on the oddly named site “Lady Crumpet’s Armoire. It comes with rules: 1) Copy this list … Continue reading

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Another Animoto Short

I really like Animoto and am suggesting we use it for pictures of an in-construction building and a building in the remodel process for our official web site. Here is another Animoto short, set to another type of music from … Continue reading

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Carolyn G. Hart begins a new series this fall

One of my favorite mystery authors is Carolyn G. Hart. Although I began reading mysteries with “The Body Farm” by Patricia Cornwell, I wanted to find more good authors to read once I had finished everything Cornwell had out at … Continue reading

Posted in Alice Kimberly, Annie Darling, Aunt Dimity, Bailey Ruth Raeburn, Carolyn G Hart, Ghost at work, Ghosts Fiction, Haunted Bookshop Mysteries, Henri O, Mysteries, Nancy Atherton | Leave a comment

Love, Mom

http://widgets.clearspring.com/o/46928cc51133af17/48a39c7406cc6553/46928cc5788deb29/2927f239/widget.js Well, I’ll be. I finally got it to work. I’m not sure if using a different computer helped, or if I didn’t see something obvious, but there she is, sweet lil mom.

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ALA Fake Poster Starring You!

ALA isn’t as boring as it used to be, is it? You can create this mini poster which has many uses in library promotion. Start your career in posterdom right here.

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