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Archive for December, 2010

Ann’s mother passed away the day after Christmas. Her obituary is here, along with a list of charities that you might donate to in her memory. As many of you probably know, Ann’s mother had been ill with Alzheimer’s for many years, and Ann’s portrayal of Mr. and Mrs. Willet in the Main Street series [...]

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I hope everyone had happy holidays! Looking forward to the New Year–what do you want to see on Stoneybrookite? I definitely want to blog more, and I had the wiki fixed, uploaded the fonts, etc. I really want to change to layout, but what sorts of things do you want to read about more?

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I made the fonts available again.

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Everyone who has read an “About the Author” page in a BSC book knows that Ann is from Princeton, NJ. Those who have conducted further research know that Stoneybrook is more or less modeled after the Princeton of her childhood. I was in a BSC Geography Wikipedia Spiral earlier today, examining Fairfield County (where Stamford [...]

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If you read Ann’s facebook page, there’s often little tidbits of Important Information hidden among the poorly-spelled missives of her younger fans (LOL I HAEV READ ALL OF THE BOOKS!). Such as: on November 30th, Ann let the following slip: I’m glad that you’re enjoying the series! As of now, the first eight BSC books [...]

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One of my favorite parts of the Complete Guide is seeing which things are marked with a “*”, for “Only in Stoneybrook,” and which ones are real. Ann/the ghostwriters mention a lot of books, tv shows, movies, etc. beyond Little Women, I Love Lucy, and The Wizard of Oz. But aside from the odd Jasion [...]

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With huge thanks to Ashley’s cousin, THE WIKI IS NOW FIXED. So head on over there and edit pages! Or just look things up.

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