Monthly Archives: November 2009

Book Review: Life As We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer

Title: Life As We Knew It Author: Susan Beth Pfeffer Genre: YA dystopian fiction Publisher: Harcourt, Inc. Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from the library First line: Lisa is pregnant. Life As We Knew It is … Continue reading

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Movie Review – Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian

Larry Daley (Ben Stiller) is no longer working as the night guard at the Museum of Natural History. His career as an inventor has taken off, and he is now the owner and CEO of a company that makes and … Continue reading

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The Sunday Salon – November 29, 2009 (The “buy-books-for-the-holidays” edition)

I know there are probably a number of you who are the super-prepared type (or brave enough to face Black Friday crowds) and already have your Christmas shopping done. But some of you are more like me, and haven’t even … Continue reading

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