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The Shoes Can Make the Girl

I first heard of Noel Streatfeild (1895-1986) and her “shoe books” while I was watching You’ve Got Mail with Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan (one of my favorites!). In the movie, Tom Hank’s character is one of the owners of a huge chain bookstore which is about to put Meg Ryan’s character’s little mom-and-pop bookstore out of …

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