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Want some Spanish Books?

June 19, 2015

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I’m trying to sell some Spanish Books on Craig’s List. Anybody want them? Actually, it doesn’t look like anyone is interested on Craig’s List. Anyone want them for any sort of worthwhile project before I put them in the Free section? You have to come get them. What about Wally? Can I interest anyone in […]

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Bookstores (part 3)

January 24, 2015

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I was looking around in Barnes and Noble lately and the Science Fiction / Fantasy section is looking a little sad. Spacewise, it was alright. It took up a roughly 30 foot corridor with books on both sides, but there were a few things that were a little off… The new book section took up […]

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Bookstores (part 2)

January 15, 2015

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I (this is Lloyd) went to high school at Saint Paul’s College High in Concordia Missouri. One oddity of a boarding high school was that the school had a “bank”. Parents would deposit money into an account and specify how much money you could withdraw each week. It would be hard to describe how inordinately […]

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Bookstores (part 1)

December 15, 2014

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Lauren let me go to Barnes and Noble while she went to buy picture frames for her pre-schoolers’ Christmas presents (more accurately, the presents that the pre-schoolers give to their parents). As fate would have it, soon after my arrival they announced that it was Educator Appreciation Day and that Lloyd (and presumably any other […]

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Taste

January 16, 2012

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Cousin Sam commented yesterday. He still hasn’t deigned to comment on the Sommerer Family Website, but baby steps. In his honor, today’s post. Ever since high school Sam, Brad and I read, more or less, the same books. This was useful because paperback books could cost as much as $1.95 each and we certainly couldn’t […]

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Order Up!

June 22, 2011

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Order Up!

Well, the book I “wrote” for my dad didn’t get here before Father’s Day, but it really turned out nice. This will sound stupid, but it looks just like a real book. It even has a bar-code on the back. So, if you were waiting to see the final product before turning your blog website […]

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