So I went to my favorite mega-book-o-torium for something to read. I left with a blank journal, greeting cards, a cute tin of tea, a slice of cake, a juggling kit, and oh yeah, a Godiva chocolate bar. I’ve got this weird feeling that I’ve forgotten something…
Used Bookstores, Used Books
The names are sometimes unfortunately cute, and they are always full of dust, but I love them, stacked to the rafters with tattered paperbacks — sometimes with the real finds stuck right there next to them. Inside, move a little slower, it’s a treasure hunt, and anything could happen. I am the Indiana Jones of First Editions.
New Year’s Resolutions
Kim Alexander helps with your New Year’s Resolutions — among other things, you have permission to get rid of books that you hated/started but were too homeworky/will never read. (Either read Jane Eyre already or give it to the library.)
Young Readers Day at Emery Elementary School
Kim Alexander faces her own personal demons and confronts a classroom full of terrifyingly clever 6th grade girls.