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MyMotherLode.com
Summer reads include local favorites and national hitsK." "We don't really have anything designated beach reads," she says. "People
Summer reads include local favorites and national hits
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 11 hours ago
K." "We don't really have anything designated beach reads," she says. "People don't come in for that. They get their 'Moby Dick' or Charles Dickens instead. Not since "Fifty Shades of Grey" did we have a summer beach read."Other Entertainmen... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Summer reads include local favorites and national hitsDon DeLillo's chilly "Zero K." "We don't really have anything designated beach
Summer reads include local favorites and national hits
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 11 hours ago
Don DeLillo's chilly "Zero K." "We don't really have anything designated beach reads," she says. "People don't come in for that. They get their 'Moby Dick' or Charles Dickens instead. Not since "Fifty Shades of Grey" did we have a summer beach rea... Read more
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Emery County Progress
San Rafael Junior High closing program - May 31, 2016Rafael Junior High was the best looking ever. "We have finally finished junior
San Rafael Junior High closing program - May 31, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted 12 hours ago
Rafael Junior High was the best looking ever. "We have finally finished junior high and will move onto high school. When Charles Dickens said, it was the best of times, it was the worst of times, he was probably talking about junior high. We have... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Summer reads include local favorites and national hitsDon DeLillo's chilly "Zero K." "We don't really have anything designated beach
Summer reads include local favorites and national hits
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 13 hours ago
Don DeLillo's chilly "Zero K." "We don't really have anything designated beach reads," she says. "People don't come in for that. They get their 'Moby Dick' or Charles Dickens instead. Not since "Fifty Shades of Grey" did we have a summer beach rea... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Summer reads include local favorites and national hitsDon DeLillo's chilly "Zero K." "We don't really have anything designated beach
Summer reads include local favorites and national hits
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 13 hours ago
Don DeLillo's chilly "Zero K." "We don't really have anything designated beach reads," she says. "People don't come in for that. They get their 'Moby Dick' or Charles Dickens instead. Not since "Fifty Shades of Grey" did we have a summer beach rea... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Summer reads include local favorites and national hitsDon DeLillo's chilly "Zero K." "We don't really have anything designated beach
Summer reads include local favorites and national hits
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 14 hours ago
Don DeLillo's chilly "Zero K." "We don't really have anything designated beach reads," she says. "People don't come in for that. They get their 'Moby Dick' or Charles Dickens instead. Not since "Fifty Shades of Grey" did we have a summer beach rea... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Summer reads include local favorites and national hitsDon DeLillo's chilly "Zero K." "We don't really have anything designated beach
Summer reads include local favorites and national hits
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 14 hours ago
Don DeLillo's chilly "Zero K." "We don't really have anything designated beach reads," she says. "People don't come in for that. They get their 'Moby Dick' or Charles Dickens instead. Not since "Fifty Shades of Grey" did we have a summer beach rea... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Summer reads include local favorites and national hitsDon DeLillo's chilly "Zero K." "We don't really have anything designated beach
Summer reads include local favorites and national hits
The Record Searchlight / Posted 14 hours ago
Don DeLillo's chilly "Zero K." "We don't really have anything designated beach reads," she says. "People don't come in for that. They get their 'Moby Dick' or Charles Dickens instead. Not since "Fifty Shades of Grey" did we have a summer beach rea... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Trump’s premature gravebe sure to live a good life because you too will soon be dead. These stones re
Trump’s premature grave
Rutland Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
be sure to live a good life because you too will soon be dead. These stones remind me of the famous scene in Charles Dickens� �A Christmas Carol� when the Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come � a Victorian-era update of the Grim Reaper... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Grasmere's vegetarian hotel has been soldcentury and was visited regularly by the romantic poets such as Wordsworth, DeQ
Grasmere's vegetarian hotel has been sold
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 21 hours ago
century and was visited regularly by the romantic poets such as Wordsworth, DeQuincy and Coleridge and also has links with Charles Dickens, Florence Nightingale and Charles Darwin. Acting on behalf of owners Robert and Janet Whittington who are... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Roger Moroney: Balancing the books bewildersAh, the dear old Budget. The annual nod towards that wonderful quote from dear
Roger Moroney: Balancing the books bewilders
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Ah, the dear old Budget. The annual nod towards that wonderful quote from dear old Mr Micawber - one of my favourite Charles Dickens characters. His often-quoted recipe for contentment and financial well-being. "Annual income 20 pounds, annual... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Grasmere's vegetarian hotel has been soldcentury and was visited regularly by the romantic poets such as Wordsworth, DeQ
Grasmere's vegetarian hotel has been sold
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
century and was visited regularly by the romantic poets such as Wordsworth, DeQuincy and Coleridge and also has links with Charles Dickens, Florence Nightingale and Charles Darwin. Acting on behalf of owners Robert and Janet Whittington who are... Read more
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Salon.com
“True Love”: The Victorian (re)discovery that transformed our understanding of black women’s literatureblack political writers. It was natural, then, that when Farro took up her pen
“True Love”: The Victorian (re)discovery that transformed our understanding of black women’s literature
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
black political writers. It was natural, then, that when Farro took up her pen she emulated her stated favorite novelists: Charles Dickens, William Makepeace Thackeray and Oliver Wendell Holmes – writers of popular fiction admired by black and... Read more
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The Columbian
‘Downton’ author looks to futureadmire? Anthony Trollope, at least among the 19th century’s array of superstar
‘Downton’ author looks to future
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
admire? Anthony Trollope, at least among the 19th century’s array of superstar novelists that includes Jane Austen and Charles Dickens. Fellowes has fulfilled his goal of adapting Trollope for the screen with “Doctor Thorne,” a four-part... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Disenchanted deny Satan, author saysfor the devil or Satan is one found in literature, including in Mark Twain's Th
Disenchanted deny Satan, author says
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
for the devil or Satan is one found in literature, including in Mark Twain's The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, as well as in Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. Beck said there are two camps of Christians when it comes to beliefs about the "prince... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Porteus bids farewell to libraryof Dickens in the library at Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School. The book
Porteus bids farewell to library
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 4 days ago
of Dickens in the library at Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School. The book featured chapters on the children in various Charles Dickens books including Oliver Twist and David Copperfield. “It really sparked my interest in reading Dickens and... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Porteus bids farewell to libraryof Dickens in the library at Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School. The book
Porteus bids farewell to library
Welland Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
of Dickens in the library at Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School. The book featured chapters on the children in various Charles Dickens books including Oliver Twist and David Copperfield. “It really sparked my interest in reading Dickens and... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Porteus bids farewell to libraryof Dickens in the library at Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School. The book
Porteus bids farewell to library
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 4 days ago
of Dickens in the library at Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School. The book featured chapters on the children in various Charles Dickens books including Oliver Twist and David Copperfield. “It really sparked my interest in reading Dickens and... Read more
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Evening Standard
Harry Hill’s thrilled with Kickstarter campaign to make new sitcomliterary classic The BBC period drama moved into the Sixties for Series 5 BBC
Harry Hill’s thrilled with Kickstarter campaign to make new sitcom
Evening Standard / Posted 4 days ago
literary classic The BBC period drama moved into the Sixties for Series 5 BBC/Neal Street Productions/Sophie Mutevelian Charles Dickens' most famous characters collide in this historical soap ITV's British western set in the wilds of... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
A Dickens of a Budget, Trust warns lawyers over subsidy jibe, ASB’s $17m case settlesIn NBR Print today: the finance minister did not play Scrooge but there is a wh
A Dickens of a Budget, Trust warns lawyers over subsidy jibe, ASB’s $17m case settles
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 5 days ago
In NBR Print today: the finance minister did not play Scrooge but there is a whiff of Charles Dickens about Bill English’s eighth budget. Rob Hosking leads NBR's coverage of the Budget. State-owned trustee company Public Trust is threatening legal... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Ultimate Arizona Bucket list: State's top places to visitof Lake Havasu City, bought it for $2.46 million and reconstructed it in Arizon
Ultimate Arizona Bucket list: State's top places to visit
The Arizona Republic / Posted 5 days ago
of Lake Havasu City, bought it for $2.46 million and reconstructed it in Arizona. Yes, the bridge that stood in the time of Charles Dickens, and that bears the strafing scars of Nazi warplanes, is the centerpiece of Segway tours. What a long,... Read more
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Newsmax
Want to Boost Work Productivity? Stand UpWinston Churchill, Thomas Jefferson, and Benjamin Franklin. Writers Ernest Hemm
Want to Boost Work Productivity? Stand Up
Newsmax / Posted 5 days ago
Winston Churchill, Thomas Jefferson, and Benjamin Franklin. Writers Ernest Hemmingway, Thomas Wolfe, Virginia Wolfe, and Charles Dickens all believed standing helped get their creative juices flowing. In modern times, hundreds of workers at... Read more
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Aberdeen City Council News
Mr Dickens Performs!writer's favourite performance pieces. The event is part of a programme which
Mr Dickens Performs!
Aberdeen City Council News / Posted 5 days ago
writer's favourite performance pieces. The event is part of a programme which accompanies the exhibition 'An Audience with Charles Dickens' currently on display in The Gallery of The Sir Duncan Rice Library at the University of Aberdeen.Opening... Read more
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International Business Times
Commuter reads: Latest paperbacks from strange plant seeds to love and loss in Belgium crime thrillers which incorporate fictional material about famous writers. So f
Commuter reads: Latest paperbacks from strange plant seeds to love and loss in Belgium
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
crime thrillers which incorporate fictional material about famous writers. So far they have featured Edgar Allan Poe and Charles Dickens. This time round he has chosen Robert Louis Stevenson. The story is set in Samoa, near the end of Stevenson's... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘A Bigger Splash’: Surprise! Ralph Fiennes is a party animal!“Coriolanus” (2011) as a cerebral patrician, he played him as a hard-edged man
‘A Bigger Splash’: Surprise! Ralph Fiennes is a party animal!
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
“Coriolanus” (2011) as a cerebral patrician, he played him as a hard-edged man of action. He was a charismatic, openhearted Charles Dickens in “The Invisible Woman” (2013), and as the hotel manager in “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” he showed flair,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Coronation Street fans hold their breath as a terrible car accident is set to reveal a dead bodynow. Meanwhile, Carla Tilsley, played by departing actress Alison King, sat in
Coronation Street fans hold their breath as a terrible car accident is set to reveal a dead body
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
now. Meanwhile, Carla Tilsley, played by departing actress Alison King, sat in her wedding dress looking as forlorn as Charles Dickens character Miss Havisham from Great Expectations. Ben Price as Nick and Alison King as Carla with Kate Ford... Read more
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Super Sport
What the Dickens just happened?Week 13, 2016: “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…” That is
What the Dickens just happened?
Super Sport / Posted 7 days ago
Week 13, 2016: “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…” That is the opening line of a famous Charles Dickens novel, but it also a fair summation of the moods in the different camps after Saturday’s north-south derby at... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'Shatter'Stage combat and dance are amalgamated in Gladius Fight Club’s “Shatter.” The s
'Shatter'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Stage combat and dance are amalgamated in Gladius Fight Club’s “Shatter.” The story is reminiscent of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol”: A man on the street (Jason Skinner) is in a state of despair when his masked Guardian (Monica Titus) takes him... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The story of the Niagara River: The water wonder of the worldChurchill, Shirley Temple, Abraham Lincoln, Mark Twain, Charles Blondin, Wild B
The story of the Niagara River: The water wonder of the world
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Churchill, Shirley Temple, Abraham Lincoln, Mark Twain, Charles Blondin, Wild Bill Hickok, Laura Secord, H.G. Wells, Charles Dickens, Helen Keller, Sir Harry Oakes, Jimmy Stewart, Princess Diana … Bit characters all – in a story in which the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Suspect foreigners and the spies who love themCredit in the Straight World about a small-town finance company collapse drew c
Suspect foreigners and the spies who love them
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Credit in the Straight World about a small-town finance company collapse drew comparisons with A Confederacy of Dunces and Charles Dickens, while his other books have examined Kiwis travelling in Paris and West Africa.A Briefcase, Two Pies and a... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
‘Real Time with Bill Maher’ executive producer Scott Carter is an expert at mixing religion and politicswriter for “Real Time with Bill Maher,” joins Justin to talk about his new play
‘Real Time with Bill Maher’ executive producer Scott Carter is an expert at mixing religion and politics
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 10 days ago
writer for “Real Time with Bill Maher,” joins Justin to talk about his new play, “The Gospel According to Thomas Jefferson, Charles Dickens and Count Leo Tolstoy: Discord,” now playing at the Northlight Theatre in Skokie. Scott discusses the origins... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Cap was a recognizable symbol of nursingcare, such as it was, had largely fallen to untrained women who were often char
Cap was a recognizable symbol of nursing
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 11 days ago
care, such as it was, had largely fallen to untrained women who were often characterized in popular fiction (even by Charles Dickens) as slovenly and alcoholic. Despite her family’s strenuous objections, she persevered because she said she... Read more
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Evening Standard
Thomas Kell writer thrilled at deal for Night Manager-style TV seriesliterary classic The BBC period drama moved into the Sixties for Series 5 BBC
Thomas Kell writer thrilled at deal for Night Manager-style TV series
Evening Standard / Posted 11 days ago
literary classic The BBC period drama moved into the Sixties for Series 5 BBC/Neal Street Productions/Sophie Mutevelian Charles Dickens' most famous characters collide in this historical soap ITV's British western set in the wilds of... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Caliche students go on 'Magical Field Trip'desert and how they survive when sandstorms hit. Other stations focused on top
Caliche students go on 'Magical Field Trip'
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
desert and how they survive when sandstorms hit. Other stations focused on topics including dinosaurs, fossils, mummies, Charles Dickens, World War II, San Fransico and earth quakes, Native Americans and more. At the end of the field trip there... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
'Downton' author brings one of his favorite novelists to TVAnthony Trollope, at least among the 19th century's array of superstar novelist
'Downton' author brings one of his favorite novelists to TV
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Anthony Trollope, at least among the 19th century's array of superstar novelists that includes Jane Austen and Charles Dickens. Fellowes has fulfilled his goal of adapting Trollope for the screen with "Julian Fellowes Presents Doctor Thorne," a... Read more
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Evening Standard
Dickens of a deal: Author’s home given £2.8m price tagA slice of London’s literary history went up for grabs today as a £2.8 million
Dickens of a deal: Author’s home given £2.8m price tag
Evening Standard / Posted 11 days ago
A slice of London’s literary history went up for grabs today as a £2.8 million For Sale sign was hoisted over Charles Dickens’ old home behind Chancery Lane station. Dickens House at 15 Took’s Court is believed to be where the writer created the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Still hung up on Downton Abbey? Can Doctor Thorne offer any help?admire? Anthony Trollope, at least among the 19th century’s array of superstar
Still hung up on Downton Abbey? Can Doctor Thorne offer any help?
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
admire? Anthony Trollope, at least among the 19th century’s array of superstar novelists that includes Jane Austen and Charles Dickens. Anthony Trollope is Fellowes’ most admired writer. Fellowes has fulfilled his goal of adapting Trollope... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Dickens fans say bah humbug to basement planCharles Dickens fans have joined the fight to block a basement development next
Dickens fans say bah humbug to basement plan
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
Charles Dickens fans have joined the fight to block a basement development next to his former home, amid claims that it will ruin life at the museum set up in the Oliver Twist novelist's name. But now, the Dickens Fellowship, a global network of the... Read more
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Lake Placid News
'Downton' author brings one of his favorite novelists to TVadmire? Anthony Trollope, at least among the 19th century's array of superstar
'Downton' author brings one of his favorite novelists to TV
Lake Placid News / Posted 12 days ago
admire? Anthony Trollope, at least among the 19th century's array of superstar novelists that includes Jane Austen and Charles Dickens. Fellowes has fulfilled his goal of adapting Trollope for the screen with "Julian Fellowes Presents Doctor... Read more
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Salon.com
‘Downton’ author brings one of his favorite novelists to TVadmire? Anthony Trollope, at least among the 19th century’s array of superstar
‘Downton’ author brings one of his favorite novelists to TV
Salon.com / Posted 12 days ago
admire? Anthony Trollope, at least among the 19th century’s array of superstar novelists that includes Jane Austen and Charles Dickens. Fellowes has fulfilled his goal of adapting Trollope for the screen with “Julian Fellowes Presents Doctor... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
'Downton' author brings one of his favorite novelists to TVadmire? Anthony Trollope, at least among the 19th century's array of superstar
'Downton' author brings one of his favorite novelists to TV
The Record Searchlight / Posted 12 days ago
admire? Anthony Trollope, at least among the 19th century's array of superstar novelists that includes Jane Austen and Charles Dickens. Fellowes has fulfilled his goal of adapting Trollope for the screen with "Julian Fellowes Presents Doctor... Read more
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The Christian Post
8 Christians Who Changed the WorldHe became a licensed preacher in 1839 and went on to become one of the premier
8 Christians Who Changed the World
The Christian Post / Posted 12 days ago
He became a licensed preacher in 1839 and went on to become one of the premier figures in the movement to abolish slavery. Charles Dickens: Writer Krusen writes that Dickens, the famous English writer, was a member of the Church of England and was... Read more
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Greencastle Banner-Graphic
Alumni of children's home like familywere young enough to still need care," she said. Towne said no one should thin
Alumni of children's home like family
Greencastle Banner-Graphic / Posted 12 days ago
were young enough to still need care," she said. Towne said no one should think the home was a horrible place. "It wasn't Charles Dickens," she said. "I had a great childhood. I learned to ballet and tap dance. I was in the choir." Towne can... Read more
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Evening Standard
Patrick Dempsey on Bridget Jones and life after Grey’s Anatomyliterary classic The BBC period drama moved into the Sixties for Series 5 BBC
Patrick Dempsey on Bridget Jones and life after Grey’s Anatomy
Evening Standard / Posted 12 days ago
literary classic The BBC period drama moved into the Sixties for Series 5 BBC/Neal Street Productions/Sophie Mutevelian Charles Dickens' most famous characters collide in this historical soap ITV's British western set in the wilds of... Read more
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The Star
Hunker Down: Miss Polly would not approve this messageerasers together for goodness sakes!We read those weekly readers together. We h
Hunker Down: Miss Polly would not approve this message
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
erasers together for goodness sakes!We read those weekly readers together. We had knuckled down as one on those logarithms, Charles Dickens characters and Percy Shelley sonnets. We dated from time to time. We fought more often than we should have.... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
What to watch for in Maine’s upcoming theater seasona cruise ship leaving Germany during the Second World War,” Stewart said. Port
What to watch for in Maine’s upcoming theater season
Bangor Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
a cruise ship leaving Germany during the Second World War,” Stewart said. Portland Stage’s season isn’t complete without Charles Dickens classic “A Christmas Carol.” Another classic, “Arsenic and Old Lace,” will follow in January and March will... Read more
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Daily Herald
Salvation, self-awareness at core of Northlight's 'Discord'Thomas Jefferson, Charles Dickens and Leo Tolstoy walk into a room. Substitute
Salvation, self-awareness at core of Northlight's 'Discord'
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Thomas Jefferson, Charles Dickens and Leo Tolstoy walk into a room. Substitute "bar" for "room" and you have the setup for a literary-historical joke. In this case, however, the situation in which these men find themselves is no laughing... Read more
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Evening Standard
Tim Healy ‘written out’ of Benidorm as he recovers from illnessliterary classic The BBC period drama moved into the Sixties for Series 5 BBC
Tim Healy ‘written out’ of Benidorm as he recovers from illness
Evening Standard / Posted 13 days ago
literary classic The BBC period drama moved into the Sixties for Series 5 BBC/Neal Street Productions/Sophie Mutevelian Charles Dickens' most famous characters collide in this historical soap ITV's British western set in the wilds of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Mark Walks Jax: A walk with 450-pound resident named Gooberhealthy and happy,” Vitale said. The same could be said for humans. The same h
Mark Walks Jax: A walk with 450-pound resident named Goober
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
healthy and happy,” Vitale said. The same could be said for humans. The same has been said for humans by walker/author Charles Dickens. “Walk and be happy; Walk and be healthy,” he said. “The best way to lengthen out our days is to walk... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Mark Woods: A walk with 450-pound resident named Gooberhealthy and happy,” Vitale said. The same could be said for humans. The same h
Mark Woods: A walk with 450-pound resident named Goober
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
healthy and happy,” Vitale said. The same could be said for humans. The same has been said for humans by walker/author Charles Dickens. “Walk and be happy; Walk and be healthy,” he said. “The best way to lengthen out our days is to walk... Read more
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