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Bookstore Love – January 4, 2014

This lovely scene took place a day or two before New Year’s Day, but this is the first chance I’ve had to write it down. It’s a perfect story for a new start, and what you can’t see here electronically … Continue reading

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“Toots” – November 26

You all know that every once in a while I like to share a story, just something that happened during my day. So here’s one from this morning about a delightful woman who couldn’t have appeared at a more auspicious … Continue reading

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Wrap Session — October 8

OK, so you may say this isn’t much of a good deed, but I think it is. Something keeps happening in the store that really bugs me (what doesn’t?), and I decided to lead a little one-chick brigade. We all … Continue reading

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How It Should Go – June 29

This is the way a day should go. Or at least a little part of it. We gift wrap for free at my bookstore, and in this “added value” world, it’s a very popular perk. So I was touched when … Continue reading

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The World’s Sweetest Customer – February 1

Some people just get to you. Now anybody who’s worked in retail will tell you, customers are always asking the same ridiculous things: “Can’t you give me a break on this?” “Do you have a coupon I can use?” “How … Continue reading

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Project Linus – May 22

Could there a more adorable name for an organization than Project Linus? I don’t think so. Would you like to guess what Project Linus is all about? Because I bet you could. Project Linus is a national group that – … Continue reading

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Technically, this isn’t a post about a Good Deed — although technically, I believe any means used to keep people reading is a Good Deed. I guest posted a piece that appears in today’s Book Riot. If you want to know what I’m picturing (yes, the Jetsons are mentioned!), then click here to see what I have to say. And then, of course, feel free to rant!

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