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Friday, October 22

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Bookmarks Fri Dec 21 2012


Tonight! A Post-Moderately Acceptable Reading Series at Uncharted Books.

Saturday! College of Complexes at Lincoln Restaurant hosts a lecture on "A Simplicity Revolution: Our Lifestyles of Abundance Whether We Can Afford Them or Not?"

Any time! Check out's carefully curated Christmas poems.

Any time! Check out Notes From The Slushpile's 12 Days of Christmas wish lists from authors and editors.

Hope you have time to curl up with a good book over the holidays!

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