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Jamrach’s Menagerie

If you’ve been housebound too long and yearning to get away, consider taking a trip with Carol Birch’s Jamrach’s Menagerie.  After a slow but startling start,  Birch offers an exciting adventure that turns macabre, and a journey that takes a boy … Continue reading

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Books That Put Me to Sleep

When I commuted for hours, and could get a seat on the train, I would count on opening my book and being asleep after a few pages – no matter how intense the plot.  I was sleep-deprived in those days, … Continue reading

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