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Blytheville Book Signing

That Bookstore In Blytheville is a tiny store on Main Street, Blytheville.  It is in an old building with creaking wooden floors and high, pressed-tin ceilings.  It has all the atmosphere a reader could want, from a worn rocking chair under a … Continue reading

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That Bookstore In Blytheville Book Signing

Randy and I had a blast! Friday evening Randy and I went to Robert Olen Butler’s book signing.  Robert Olen Butler, winner of a Pulitzer Prize  (NOT pullet surprise – a fowl (foul?) casserole, but PULITZER Prize) read from his latest book, … Continue reading

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That Bookstore In Blytheville

That Bookstore In Blytheville is a mid-America literary landmark, and the owner, Mary Gay Shipley, is a living legend.  If you Google Mary Gay Shipley’s name, you get over 44 pages of interviews, quotes, and articles.  I first heard of … Continue reading

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