Monday, December 29, 2014

In the last few days:
Purchased & shelved a stack of DVD & Blu-Ray movies.
Purchased three collections of books, some Classics & woodworking among them.
Purchased a stack of textbooks.
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Born on this date: 1915 – Robert Ruark.
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Item of the day:

035770
*Signed* Dream Park
Larry Niven; Steven Barnes

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Sunday, December 21, 2014

Gift Certificates available in any amount

We have Gift Certificates available in any amount, if you need a last minute present or stocking stuffer.
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This week  we purchased and shelved some very recent brand new DVD/Blu-Ray movies, and some Dexter mystery novels.
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Born on this date: 1872 – Albert Payson Terhune, 1892 – Rebecca West, 1917 – Heinrich Böll.
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Item of the day:

010811
Santa Jack Marionette Nightmare Before Christmas (Tim Burton)
Tim Burton

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Sunday, December 14, 2014

This week:
Shelved a box of Fantasy pocket books.
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Shelved a Pack of Tarot cards, and some tarot books.
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Shelved a stack of old Playboy Special Edition magazines.
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Shelved another stack of CDs.
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Massive mark down on the comic magazines, re-filled the quarter boxes out front.
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Born on this date: 1916Shirley Jackson, 1968Kelley Armstrong.
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Item of the day:

033496
*Signed* In the Palm of Darkness (1st)
Montero, Mayra; Grossman, Edith

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Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Purchased and shelved a stack of just released series Romance.
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Born on this date: 1845Joel Chandler Harris, 1899Jean de Brunhoff, 1933Ashleigh Brilliant (we have a rack of his postcards available at the counter).
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Item of the day:


034756
*Signed* Duel of Wits (1st)
Peter Churchill

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Monday, December 01, 2014

Shelved some kids books on WWII.
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Shelved a stack of Ancient History DVDs.
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Born on this date: 1886Rex Stout, 1942 – John Crowley, 1964 – Jo Walton, 1975Matt Fraction,
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Item of the day:


015213
*Signed* Forever Laughter
Don Freeman

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