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Dangerous by Shannon Hale

Happy Book Birthday to Dangerous! Get ready to have your world rocked by Maisie Brown. Maisie Danger Brown that is. Yes, danger IS her middle name. La Peligrosa, as fellow astronaut camp trainee Jonathon Wilder (as in Jonathon Ingalls Wilder) calls her. … Continue reading

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Since I’ve read Shannon Hale’s Dangerous, headlines like this make me think of Maisie Danger Brown!! A Big Asteroid Just Flew By, And Guess What? More Are Coming : The Two-Way : NPR

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I love happy endings.

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dawnrunsfast: Austenland (2013)

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(via squeetus: AUSTENLAND video release announced) – Hurrah! I’m so thrilled this is a month before our Jane Austen celebration at the library!  Squee!!!!!!!!!!!!

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tubooks: So, people are complex. You just never know how they will respond. When I published Austenland in 2007, I was caught totally off guard by the first “you should be ashamed of this smut” email I received. I honestly … Continue reading

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shannonhale: It’s the late 1990s, and everyone I know is obsessed with the Pride & Prejudice miniseries starring Colin Firth. I don’t use that word lightly. Obsessed. We hum the songs from the ball. The words creep into our everyday … Continue reading

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In the male-dominated hierarchy of Hollywood, it’s not often that three women — a director, a writer and a deep-pocketed producer — can team up and make their own movie. This makes the existence of “Austenland,” an offbeat romantic comedy rolling out … Continue reading

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Eyes the color of warmed honey Generally in life, we don’t notice or remember people’s eye colors unless they are very close to us. (do you know your neighbors’, teachers’, acquaintances’ eye colors?) When the main character notices someone’s eye… … Continue reading

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