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I Might Actually Get To Go To 50% Off Book Day Soon

I might actually get to go to 50% off book day soon. I should explain. Books are obviously a source of contention in my house. They are really the main thing I have. They also take up space, which is … Continue reading

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Goodwill Outlet Works For Clothing But Not Really For Books

My wife drug me to another Goodwill outlet recently. For those that don’t know, this is the ultra-stripped down version of a Goodwill. There aren’t even price tags or racks. There are just long bins full of items. Most everything … Continue reading

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My Apologies To All The Authors Out There, I Don’t Always Pay Full Price For Your Books.

I was talking to a fellow grad from my MFA program the other day and it was mentioned that one of our former mentors had been shocked to hear that we sometimes bought remainder or bargain books.  The mentor completely … Continue reading

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Apparently Even The Amount Of Books I Buy Was Not Enough To Save Borders

Well, I guess even the number of books I buy every year was not enough to save Borders, they are going to liquidate and close all their remaining stores.  Caput.  Finito.  Stone dead.  No more Borders. I know some of … Continue reading

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