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by Sebastian Hyde, from Tales of San Francisco Cacophony Society

The Cacophony Society: Best Pranksters Ever?

  Pop quiz: What do Burning Man, Fight Club, flash mobs, urban exploring, art cars and the Billboard Liberation Front have in common? All of them were born of the  pranksters known as the Cacophony Society. They started in San Francisco, 1986 and expanded to have chapters in Detroit, Portland,[…]

by × April 1, 2015 ×

Newbery Award-winner Kwame Alexander

Newbery Award Winner Kwame: Get a Peek Inside 2014’s Best Children’s Book

When you think of poetry books for children, maybe you think of Dr. Seuss or Shel Silverstine. But Kwame Alexander has written a book entirely in verse about, of all things, basketball. And guess what? It’s the best children’s book of 2014. I wouldn’t be so bold as to make[…]

by × February 18, 2015 ×

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Books to Bring in the New Year

Books to Bring in the New Year

  It only takes a day after Christmas to be on to the next idea – and for me that’s thinking about New Year’s resolutions. It’s hard not to think about what we can improve with a full year ahead of you. From fitness goals to financial goals- even simple goals like[…]

by × December 26, 2014 ×

Book of the Day

Book of the Day: Heaven Is for Real: A Little Boy’s Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back

Book of the Day: Heaven Is for Real: A Little Boy’s Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back

BOOK OF THE DAY:  A young boy emerges from life-saving surgery with remarkable stories of his visit to heaven. Heaven Is for Real is the true story of the four-year old son of a small town Nebraska pastor who during emergency surgery slips from consciousness and enters heaven. He survives and[…]

by × December 10, 2014 ×

Book of the Day

Book of the Day: The Power of One

Book of the Day: The Power of One

Book of the Day: Set in South Africa in the 1940s, this is the story of Peekay, a young boy with one ambition – to become welterweight champion of the world. With the help of a boxing coach, he becomes a small but invincible fighter who champions the African people[…]

by × December 9, 2014 ×

Book of the Day

Book of the Day: Sweet Dreams of the Exemplary Family Man

Book of the Day: Sweet Dreams of the Exemplary Family Man

BOOK OF THE DAY Sometimes those events which they would like to test in real life dream people. It concerns even to the exemplary family man. And, if only in a dream – that why, also isn’t present?  Get the Book:    Title: Sweet Dreams of the Exemplary Family Man Author: Nikita Alfredovich[…]

by × December 8, 2014 ×

Book of the Day

Book of the Day: America Innocence Betrayed By Treason

Book of the Day: America Innocence Betrayed By Treason

BOOK OF THE DAY:  “This is a book about my life with Pneumatics and Hydraulics Power Plant Systems, the Shortsstuns, Inc. Portion and the Public portion about 17 nuclear weapons I have; since I was a child and the crime of treason that was committed by persons in my life[…]

by × December 7, 2014 ×

What Were the BEST books in 2014?

What Were the BEST books in 2014?

There were some amazing books in 2014! We recently came across this list as selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review.If you haven’t read these books you still have time to buy them for yourself or even give as gifts for the holiday season! FICTION ALL THE[…]

by × December 5, 2014 ×

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Best Winter Travel Books for the Adventurous

Best Winter Travel Books for the Adventurous

Winter is just around the corner and if you live somewhere that boasts temperatures reaching freezing then you might want to check out a few of our book picks for best winter travel. Escape to Mexico or the Dominican Republic or even as far as Vietnam this year. Not in[…]

by × October 24, 2014 ×