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The Literary United States: A Map of the Best Book for Every State... All are literary in voice and spirit; all will let you understand a place in a profound way. And none of them are Gone with the Wind.

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Attributed to Ernest Hemingway. | 17 Flash Fiction Stories You Can Read Right Now

Go From Zero to Well-Read in 100 Books - BOOK RIOT

10 Really Terrific Reading Nooks

Keep a few pages in journal that look like this: A short list of the day's highlights, including the weather, bike rides, farmer's market trips, good food cooked for dinner, etc.

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21 preview pages of my new book: drawdrawdraw-draw...

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A Book of Toys - King Penguin Book by Gwen White, 1946

Commonplace books (or commonplaces) were a way to compile knowledge, usually by writing information into books. They became significant in Early Modern Europe. "Commonplace" is a translation of the Latin term locus communis (from Greek tópos koinós, see literary topos) which means "a theme or argument of general application", such as a statement of proverbial wisdom. In this original sense, commonplace books were collections of such sayings, such as John Milton's commonplace book. Scholars h...

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The Odyssey

Women Travelers: A Century of Trailblazing Adventures $32.02