Washington Post Book World, Fiction Editor and weekly critic. CharlesR@washpost.com
Dinner reception begins @LibraryCongress #NBF
Great to see the wonderful Morgan Hill indie bookstore still thriving in New London NH.
Nice crowd @ B&N Bethesda for Warren Richey's memoir WITHOUT A PADDLE: RACING 1200 MILES
No rush this a.m. @BN in Bethesda. Plenty of copies of Stephenie Meyer's SHORT 2ND LIFE OF BREE TANNER:
Marvelous #Shakespeare scenes @LibraryCongress, but police snagged Macbeth's daggers @ door!
Clever & helpful marketing @ Left Bank Books in St Louis.
Hey, Wendy's, your double doors are impossible for anyone in wheelchair to get thru. It's like a handicap trap
Here's my fav book-related #Peeps finalist in our contest. Full Web gallery coming next Wed.
Went to Borders today to use 33% coupon and ran into this well of Kathy Griffin's OFFICIAL BOOK CLUB SELECTION.
Stain looked too Country for our house; we're going w white latex, leaving shelves bare wood so books won't stick
Bookshelves in dining room done. Now trying to figure out stain or paint? Latex or oil? Color? Have had trouble with books sticking in the past.
Innovative bookstore in Grafton, IL gives new meaning to trimming the pages.
Just a few of this week's 4m WIMPY KID books @ Borders. Poor Jeff Kinney signed copies for 4 hours in RI.
Bethanne Patrick and I enjoying book talk at Caribou Coffee!
Easy to be cynical, but what Target does to promote literacy in this country is incredible: $3 million a week!
Yes, I have a copy!
Here's a photo of the invitation to the National Book Festival reception 9/25 @ Library of Congress
Great dinner at Busboys & Poets on its 1st anniversary.
In response to numerous requests, here's the Wally Lamb Xmas ornament. Was expecting something more Thomas Kinkade.
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