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Sign on the line

Anna Scott: “Signed by the author, I see.” William Thacker: “Yeah, couldn’t stop him. If you can find an unsigned one, it’s worth an absolute fortune.” – Notting Hill, 1999 It’s an odd thing, the signing of books. It’s not … Continue reading

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Stanstead border goes to pot

The Haskell Free Library and Opera House famously sits on the Canada-U.S. border — the entrance in Derby Line, Vermont, the books and circulation desk in Stanstead, Quebec. Patrons from Canada are permitted to cross the border on foot to … Continue reading

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