Category Archives: Books

My 3,000th Blog Post August, 2019

As always, a big thank you to those who read my blog, follow me, like a post, or comment. It’s appreciated. NOTE: over 1,400 words long. As noted in earlier milestone posts, I use these posts to look inward, both … Continue reading

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Millions of Books Are Secretly in the Public Domain. You Can Download Them Free

Standard Disclaimer: I am not an attorney and any comments I post are not intended, nor should they be construed, as legal advice. If you need legal advice, please consult a legal expert who is familiar with the area of … Continue reading

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Amazon Publishing: The Road to Conquest & How Bezos Razed New York — Kristen Lamb

Amazon Publishing might be the new normal of the 21st century book business. Whether this is a good thing or a bad thing remains to be seen. 3,971 more words via Amazon Publishing: The Road to Conquest & How Bezos Razed … Continue reading

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School Bus Nuclear Fallout Shelter Buried in Canada July 29, 2019

I saw this nuclear fallout shelter made of school buses in Canada long before I noticed this week’s Mississippi Mondays – Abandoned School Bus Storm Shelter Buried in the Ground of Carroll County. There are several similar school bus tornado … Continue reading

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Be Careful Using Celebrities, Politicians, Family, Friends, and Companies in Your Books, Movies, Games, Etc.

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Animal DNA Testing Companies July 16, 2019

This is an update to my April 2019 post – Animal DNA Testing Companies. Some of the companies have tests on Amazon.com or GroupOn. Prices can vary significantly between the different Animal DNA companies. Also, what’s available at each company … Continue reading

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23andMe Amazon Prime Sale July 15 – 16, 2019

This is an update to my earlier post, 23andMe V3 – V5 Upgrade Price $125. In that post, I made the point, I was not going to pay $125 for an upgrade when they would simply run my old DNA … Continue reading

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We’re getting a new Lord of the Rings MMO…from Amazon — Critical Hit

Amazon Game Studios announced that they are currently developing an MMO based on Tolkien’s fantasy world to coincide with the production of Amazon’s Lord of the Rings series I love Lord of the Rings as much as the next guy. … Continue reading

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My top 10 dream libraries around the world —

Hello bookish people! How are you? Can you feel summer’s coming??! I sure do! June was a busy month with work and since there were not a lot of days off like there were in May…it was back to that … Continue reading

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Chivalry & Sorcery – the Medieval Role Playing Game Kickstarter Campaign Update July 5, 2019

I received several updates from the – Chivalry & Sorcery – the Medieval Role Playing Game Kickstarter Campaign Update July 5, 2019: Chivalry & Sorcery – the Medieval Role Playing Game Kickstarter Campaign. I am also adding the information to  … Continue reading

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