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Archive for January, 2009

Did you know that Lois Lowry has a blog? So does Meg Cabot. Meg’s blog is very relatable, because she talks about things like the latest episode of Gossip Girl. Tuesdays (or Wednesdays, depending) are often reserved for serious discussions of CHUCK BASS around these parts. What other middle grade/YA authors do you know who [...]

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Many people believe that Dawn got extremely annoying as the series went on, constantly proselytizing about the environment and never being able to decide which side of the country she wanted to live on. I am torn, as Dawn was one of my favorite characters growing up and although it is hard to bring myself [...]

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In elementary school, there were certain things that I rejected as a matter of principle: The New Kids on the Block and all later iterations of pop music, the color pink, anything with ruffles, tennis lessons. The things I did like: music that rocked really hard (I was around 14 years old before I admitted [...]

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AOL’s Hometown shut down on Halloween, taking one of the best BSC resources out there (The Baby-Sitters Club Companion) with it. After a quick google search, I found its new home. The full site isn’t up yet, so to navigate, keep on changing the url–bscchap1 to bscchap2 and so on. Happy reading!

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It has been a time of great upheaval, for me, for the fandom. First, there was some drama on livejournal wherein the BSC ebooks livejournal was deleted. For those of us who can’t really keep our books where we live or who gave away our childhood collections, this was a sad day indeed. And then [...]

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