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Amazon Launches a Netflix for Books

Amazon just announced it’s new Kindle Unlimited service, which is an e-book subscription service. For $9.99 a month, you gain unlimited access to over 600,000 titles plus another 2,000+ audiobooks. Some journalists are calling...

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Word of the Week #65

Hugh announced his wife with such fanfaronade that she ran back to her room and refused to come out for the rest of the evening. fanfaronade (noun) 1. Verbal fanfare, vain boasting.

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Word of the Week #64

The one day he was late, Sam’s tutor gave him a pecksniffian lecture about tardiness, even though she had never turned up to their meetings on time.  pecksniffian (adjective)  1. Hypocritical, sanctimonious, pretentious and...

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Quote of the Week #63

“As a reader, I don’t feel a story has an obligation to make me happy. I want stories to show me a bigger world than the one I know.”  -John Green

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Word of the Week #63

To try and explain his date’s absence, Patrick came up with a cockamamie tale about aliens and dogs with no noses.  cockamamie (adjective)  1. Absurd, foolish, outlandish, implausible, crazy, unrelated to reality.