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The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

I first heard about this book from customers who came in asking if we had any copies. This is a common thing. People who don’t usually go into charity or secondhand bookshops don’t know how the complexion of the stock … Continue reading

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How Mumbo-Jumbo Conquered the World by Francis Wheen

The political landscape has changed in the decade since Mumbo-Jumbo’s publication. The terror that opened a second front in Iraq has been replaced by a horror at a backlash from ISIS. In the UK, the growing disillusionment with the blurring … Continue reading

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What Might Creativity Achieve for Others? An Interview with Dennis Cardiff

[Note: the content of this blog has changed somewhat since this interview, however, it is being kept in the blog archive for the benefit of those who have bookmarked this page.] Giving time to other people’s stories is a gift in … Continue reading

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Mobile Devices and Sharing Your Art for Free: An Interview with NYC artist, Barbara Bartlett

[Note: the content of this blog has changed somewhat since this interview, however, it is being kept in the blog archive for the benefit of those who have bookmarked this page.] Barbara Bartlett is an artist who has embraced digital media … Continue reading

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