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Book Review: *Holidays on Ice* by David Sedaris

Holidays on Ice by David Sedaris
Hardcover: 176 pages
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company (October 8, 2008)
ISBN-13: 978-0316035903

Back of the book blurb: David Sedaris’s beloved holiday collection is new again with six more pieces, including a never before published story. Along with such favorites as the diaries of a Macy’s elf and the annals of two very competitive [...]

Rant for a Friday afternoon …

Is it too bold for me to think that some of you have missed me this week?  After NaBloPoMo (which I NaBlew in the first week, but I kept going), when I posted almost every day in the month on November, She is Too Fond of Books has been remarkably dark and quiet these past [...]

Teaser Tuesdays: now *this* is funny!

TEASER TUESDAYS asks you to:

Grab your current read.
Let the book fall open to a random page.
Share with us two (2) “teaser” sentences from that page, somewhere between lines 7 and 12.You also need to share the title of the book that you’re getting your “teaser” from … that way people can have some great book [...]

Friday Finds: October 17, 2008

This weekly meme is hosted by MizB at Should be Reading. 

We were away on vacation this week, and a neighbor was taking in our mail/newspapers/packages (and caring for my son’s “pet”, an anole from a fourth grade science unit last year!).  Here are some of the goodies I had waiting for me on our return:

Come on [...]