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Old 15th Jan 2015, 15:49   #1
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hello everyone, and a Happy New Year!

Here's a thread for striking up a chat with someone you see reading something that sparks your interest...
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Old 11th Mar 2015, 16:01   #2
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Haha JunkMonkey I did laugh at this from your Palimplist:

The Wonderful Garden by E Nesbit - bedtime read for Number Two Daughter that, at one point, had me in the hysterical giggles. Ms Nesbit was a very funny writer. The book is, as far as I can tell, long out of print. I am not ashamed to say I stole my copy, a possible first edition, from a restaurant where it was being used as a bit of 'shabby chic' set decoration.
Brilliant move, I'd say. I don't know this one but my eldest boy laughed himself silly when we read The Treasure Seekers and Five Children & It.
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Hah! On the above recommendations, I downloaded, from Gutenberg, E Nesbit's Treasure Seekers, which has proved a great success with Beryl and me... and we are, as most here know, of the septuagenarian persuasion. Thanks, JM and vencut2.
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