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    Audio Book Membership Press Release – The Book Nook

    Canby, July 17, 2018 – The Book Nook (www.booknookcanby.com) is proud to announce that through Libro.fm, the digital audiobook provider for independent bookstores, The Book Nook is now offering audiobook memberships. Customers can try their first book for FREE and pay $14.99 per month thereafter. The monthly fee equates to one book credit, good for any of the 100,000+ audiobooks on…

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    Ribbon Cutting Ceremony – August 3rd

    Join us for this Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting event at The Book Nook. We will be celebrating this new business in Canby that specializes in selling and trading used books. Come discover new books, comics, graphic novels, vintage books, gifts, stationary and more at this cozy, friendly spot! August 3rd, 2018 12 pm to 1 pm

  • Blog,  Paul,  Writer's Block

    Chapter 6

    “What is your name, boy?” asked Thomas waiting for the boy to recover his composure. He had to admit, even his own nerves still tingled and his breathing was just beginning to calm. The sun had by now removed most of the dampness, but the air was still cool and refreshing helping to calm his nerves as he took several…

  • Blog,  Paul,  Writer's Block

    Chapter 5

    The next morning Sir Thomas left Wells to make his way south to Glastonbury. A misty fog clung to the forest floor like a blanket pulled close to fend off the damp chill of the morning. Morning sunlight filtered through the trees reaching out to snag the pure white blanket from the earth. The forest was quiet and still except…

  • Blog,  Collecting

    The Importance of Being Earnest, a Trivial Comedy for Book Collectors

    SCENE Morning-room in Algernon’s flat in Half-Moon Street.  The room is luxuriously and artistically furnished.  The sound of a piano is heard in the adjoining room. [Lane is arranging afternoon tea on the table, and after the music has ceased, Algernon enters.] Algernon.  Did you hear what I was playing, Lane? Lane.  I didn’t think it polite to listen, sir. Algernon.  I’m sorry…

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    Book Collecting – An Adventure in Details

    Book Collecting is a lot of  fun. It’s the thrill of the hunt and the details. Details can be the difference between a “Oh Yeah!” find or a “Oh Crap!” find. The same can be said for all collecting, from coins, stamps to furniture. Just recently I have found a new mentor in my book collecting journey. His name is…