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Quite a Sightly Place: A Family Dairy Farm in Vermont by David Middleton - Book Review

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$29.95
ISBN: 9781933212913
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Published: Commonwealth Editions - July 2010

The Bromley family has been in the town of Danby nearly as long as my own. My father and Hugh grew up together and Joan was our beloved town librarian. Their farm is truly quite a sightly place and perhaps a final glimpse of the hard business of farming. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Donner


Stitch-Opedia: The Only Embroidery Reference You'll Ever Need by Helen Winthorpe Kendrick - Book Review

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$24.99
ISBN: 9780312611590
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - May 11th, 2010

Perfect for the novice or more seasoned embroiderer. Clear and colorful photographs and wonderful ideas. A great addition to a crafter's library. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Donner


Drood by Dan Simmons - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780316007030
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Published: Back Bay Books - February 8th, 2010

Wilkie Collins and Charles Dickens try to untangle tie origins of the sinister figure Mr. Drood - is it an apparition brought on by the Staplehurst train wreck - a figment of Collins' opium addled imagination - or is it terrifyingly real? ~ Reviewed by Sarah Donner


Waiter Rant by Steve Dublanica - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780061256691
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Published: Ecco - July 21st, 2009

Funny and honest look at being a "server". If you've ever worked in the restaurant business - in any capacity - you'll appreciate this cynical look at eating out. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Donner


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