Catching Fireflies

finding magic along the way

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This is a book.

I came across a beautiful ode to books the other day. It is called “A Father Introduces His Newborn Daughter to Books,” and it was posted on a wonderful site for readers called Go on, I will wait while you zip over there to read it… 🙂     This new dad has an …

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The Late, and Always Great, Diana Wynne Jones

I discovered Diana Wynne Jones (1934-2011) in her twilight years. I think I bough Howl’s Moving Castle within the last ten years. But that started a flurry of reading and book buying to bring me up to speed. Diana Wynne Jones was an English writer who wrote many novels for kids. Howl’s Moving Castle, the …

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