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Nate George - Shipping & Receiving Department in Manchester

Nate primarily reads history, science and hunting/fishing, although an occasional novel makes its way into the mix. Hunting and fishing are his primary interests and he indulges in these activities as often as possible. Nate has been an avid home-brewer since 2005. He enjoys all things do-it-yourself, visiting museums and historic sites, and being with his family.

Your Brilliant Child

If I had $10 for every time a parent tells me about his or her child’s advanced reading skills, I’d be driving a much newer car. Selecting books for these hungry young readers can be as challenging as selecting books for reluctant readers. Rather than make a beeline for the young adult section for your ten-year-old prodigy, talk to a children’s bookseller. Here are some of the things we can advise you on:

The Sensual Joy of Books

Books have entertained, and enriched the lives of, many people. Indeed, the tactile aspects of bound pages can be just as enjoyable as the stories themselves. Some of the great joys in life are touching, smelling, looking at and listening to books.

You go into a bookstore and you can feel the jacket covers, sometimes slippery and soft and sometimes gritty and rough, under your fingers as they protect the books as they silently sit there, waiting until you open that first page. The books call to you, telling you “buy me and you’ll find a magical world.”

Book Angels!

December is my favorite month of the year at Northshire Bookstore in Saratoga Springs, NY, for several reasons:

1. Victorian Stroll Author Night

2. Our annual Star Wars Party

3. (and best of all!) Northshire’s Book Angels Program!!

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Northshire Manchester Store

Northshire Manchester
4869 Main Street
Manchester Center, VT 05255
ph. 802.362.2200
ph. (toll free) 800.437.3700
Sun-Thu 10am-7pm Fri-Sat 10am-9pm
Directions to Manchester

Northshire Saratoga Store

Northshire Saratoga
424 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
ph. 518.682.4200
ph. (toll free) 855.339.5990
Sun-Thu 10am-7pm Fri-Sat 10am-9pm
Directions to Saratoga Springs