my mother will be undergoing her surgery soon. thanks for asking.
1711 – Jupiter Hammon, American writer
1864 – Elinor Glyn, British writer (d. 1943)
1903 – Nathanael West, American writer (d. 1940)
1915 – Arthur Miller, American playwright (d. 2005)
1917 – Sumner Locke Elliott, Australian (later American) novelist (d. 1991)
1930 – Jimmy Breslin, American writer
travel plans • Edgerton Wisconsin hopes to be named an official ‘Booktown’
injustice • After years as a world class map thief, E Forbes Smiley gets a ridiculously light sentence and after stealing 2500 books over 10 years a ring of New Zealand book thieves gets off with nary a bitch slap. why are bigger sentences being handed out for stealing Cars than for stealing irreplacable items that happen to be made of paper?
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