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Kindred Spirits Unite: Don’t Mess with Our Anne

This week Anne with an “e” fans got riled up, and it wasn’t because someone called her “Carrots”. In fact, it was precisely because she couldn’t logically be called “Carrots” based upon the release of an alternate cover for L.M. Montgomery’s Anne of Green Gables series. “Renaissance Classics” owns the copyright of a newly generated… Continue reading Kindred Spirits Unite: Don’t Mess with Our Anne

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Saturday Summation – 28 April 2012

Here are some of my most interesting blog and news reads of the week: The big publishing news this week included publishing company Tor/Forge to go DRM-free by this summer. DRM stands for Digital Rights Management and has to do with the digital protection of e-books. Currently, most e-books cannot be copied or transferred from… Continue reading Saturday Summation – 28 April 2012

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Do You See That Cool Toy Under…

If we were talking, I might have mumbled something after the “under” so that you might say “under where?” And then, because I listen to Barenaked Ladies and live with 4 boys, I’d say, “I just made you say underwear!” Now, put that kind of thing on a kids’ book, and you have an instant… Continue reading Do You See That Cool Toy Under…