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Famous Fictional Characters visit ‘The Reluctant Fortune-Teller’

Author Keziah Frost imagines what the cards might have in store for Holden Caufield, Elizabeth Bennet, and Hamlet, if they were to visit the Good Fortune Café for a card reading from Norbert Z… Holden Caufield Holden Caulfield stopped by the Good Fortune Café in the charming tourist town of Gibbons Corner, New York, to… Read More »

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Atticus Who? 6 Awful Dads in Literature

From Jean Valjean and Mr. Bennett, to Bob Cratchit and yes, Atticus Finch, there are many amazing, inspiring, encouraging fathers lauded throughout literature. They love and guide their children, offer firm but wise advice and see them through the tough times to help them become better citizens on the other side. But that’s not what… Read More »

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6 Favorite Retellings of Classics

I can’t help but love books that take a classic story and give it a fresh, modern twist. While there are countless titles that take what’s familiar and make it into something new, these are my fave recent examples:   CLASSIC: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L Frank Baum RETELLING: Wicked by Gregory Maguire Told… Read More »

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Books to Read If You Watch House of Cards

Though there’s been plenty of political drama to follow throughout the current U.S. election race, the campaign that got me the most excited recently was the launch for F.U. 2016. That’s right, House of Cards, the Netflix original featuring the conniving and unmerciful Frank Underwood is returning for its fourth season this Friday! If you can’t wait until then,… Read More »

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