Friday, 15 January 2016

Andrea Povey on Twitter

Janet P. Reedman
Janet P. Reedman says “never in a million years.Look like modern guys in fancy dress.Pretty poor considering we know the period style”
twitter.com — “Can you guess whose Who? #RichardIII #EdwardIV and #Warwick? #Beards #BritainsBloodyCrown”

Are you serious, Mr Jones....?

Janet P. Reedman
Janet P. Reedman says “Are you serious, Mr Jones….?”
murreyandblue.wordpress.com —   Oh, good grief, now we have a bearded Richard (totally evil, of course) courtesy of Dan Jones. Mr Jones is having a laugh, right? Must be.  

Cities look at subsidized housing to stem teacher shortages

Paul Keene
Paul Keene says “Cities look at subsidized housing to stem teacher shortages -”
news.yahoo.com — SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As the days get shorter, first grade teacher Esmeralda Jiménez watches the dimming afternoon sky outside her classroom window the way her pupils watch the clock at dismissal time.

Death Becomes Us

Christine Jayne Vann
Christine Jayne Vann says “Death Becomes Us:”
terribleminds.com — That dragonfly is dead. David Bowie is gone. So now is Alan Rickman (who probably would've done a bang-up job playing Bowie), too. Shit goddamnit shit. And also the familiar, oft-repeated refrain: ...

How a book about getting stuck on Mars changed our family

sharlene almond
sharlene almond says “How a book about getting stuck on Mars changed our family - ”
courier-tribune.com — During the first year that I worked as a Teen Librarian, I found that my need to read books that I was purchasing for the young adult collection caused a reduction in my personal reading. I’ve always read a lot, but when I got home most nights that first year, I did not feel like reading.

Sneak Peek of Sky Knight's Sequel

Sandra Harvey
Sandra Harvey says “Sneak Peek of Sky Knight's Sequel. BEWARE THE SPOILERS!”
I promised I'd leak some information about the sequel to Sky Knight soon, and here it is. WARNING: If you haven't read Sky Knight, turn back now. There are some spoilers …