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Dumpster Full of Books Outside Chicago High School Sparks Outcry
Via: Jasper2529 • 4 Comments • 7 hours ago
Jasper2529 last wrote: "..." Not at all, because book burning has already happened in the USA and other civilized, enlightened, and "free" countries....
Recalling American politics lowest point
By: Vic Eldred • 3 Comments • one week ago
Vic Eldred last wrote: Maybe not, but if you go to Amazon, they let you read some of the book and you can readily see how well written it is. Revisiting this terrible...
Sweden's bokbåten is a floating library that brings books to residents of remote islands
Via: Buzz of the Orient • 1 Comments • 2 weeks ago
Buzz of the Orient last wrote: I was just thinking that in the movie The Shawshank Redemption, a library was a major item. Although that's off topic, I'm not going to flag it. LOL
Islam, Terrorism and Censorship - a Review of a Book Review
By: Buzz of the Orient • 6 Comments • 2 weeks ago
Vic Eldred last wrote: They are very good at what George Orwell defined as "Newspeak"!
Is print reading better than digital reading?
Via: Buzz of the Orient • 54 Comments • 2 months ago
TᵢG last wrote: Paper books are definitely more comfortable (for me). The digital format still lacks the reading convenience of a book - especially a textbook...
UK Halts Export of 'Lady Chatterley' Copy From Famous Trial
Via: Buzz of the Orient • 3 Comments • 2 months ago
Buzz of the Orient last wrote: Actually, if it wasn't in High School, it was definitely during my university days when I majored in English Literature. I know we studied D. H....
A bookstore owner was in the hospital. So his competitors came and kept his shop open.
Via: Buzz of the Orient • 3 Comments • 5 months ago
Bob Nelson last wrote: Running a bookstore is an act of courage, in these Amazon days. Having friends is a big help.
To Celebrate Literacy Week Florida School Installs Book Vending Machine
Via: Buzz of the Orient • 1 Comments • 6 months ago
Buzz of the Orient last wrote: The lettering on the vending machine is a bit difficult to read. It says "Feed Your Brain". A different article on the subject indicated that the...