Category Archives: A-Z Challenge 2012

O is for Ojai, CA

Around 80 miles north of Los Angeles, and 11 miles inland is the town of Ojai.  I grew up here but moved away after high school, and for some lovely reason, my husband and I have now settled here.  The picture … Continue reading

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N is for Garth Nix

I haven’t read much by Garth Nix, but I LOVE his Abhorsen trilogy.  If you like high fantasy, adventure and coming of age tales, you might want to check them out.     Beyond the wall the dead can rise.  Beyond the wall … Continue reading

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L is for Library

I love my library.  The Friends of the Library have a used bookstore called Twice Sold Tales where everything is only a couple of bucks.  So if I can’t find something interesting there, I rent it from the library, though … Continue reading

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K is for Kindle

I had to talk about it as it is the newest device in my life and I have a love/hate relationship with it. Why I love it: Portability, my library is with me always, in a neat little package!  No … Continue reading

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J is for Pup J Pants

I don’t know why, but our dog Luke has many nicknames.  What the J stands for in Pup J Pants changes whenever I ask my husband…but he called him that earlier today and I thought it was funny for my … Continue reading

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