No! I Don’t Want to Join a Bookclub by Virginia Ironside — Valerie Penny’s Book Reviews

This book was on the list for our book group recently and, with the amusing title, we were looking forward to reading No! I Don’t Want to Join a Bookclub by Virginia Ironside. Many of our members were familiar with the columns she writes in newspapers too. No! I Don’t Want to Join a Bookclub is […]

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A Short Analysis of ‘Sumer Is Icumen In’ — Interesting Literature

A summary of a classic medieval poem English poetry begins with a stag breaking wind. Or, at least, it does if you pick up The Oxford Book of English Verse, where the short song, ‘Sumer is icumen in’, begins the book’s chronological selection from eight centuries of English poetry. Dating from the mid-thirteenth century, over […]

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How to Create Lines for Interactive Books — Jo Robinson

Originally posted on Lit World Interviews: I’m working on a couple of projects that require lined pages for interactive paper books for CreateSpace publishing. Note that I’m not suggesting this method for Kindle books, mainly because I haven’t tried it there yet, and fancy formatting is not a good idea at all for Mobi, but…

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Osteoporosis and Breast Cancer — Surviving Breast Cancer Now!

Osteoporosis literally means porous bones. The result is that the bones can become thin or snap. Osteoporosis cannot be cured and often is not found until after bones break. It affects half of women over 50 and one in five men in that age range and some people who receive treatment for breast cancer are […]

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