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I Love Girls Who Love Being Smart

This year, the National Book Festival was inside at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in D.C. to save the grass on the mall. It was on one day, Saturday, instead of two, Saturday and Sunday, and it was mobbed. … Continue reading

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On Saturday, Barbara and I put our show on the road at the Gaithersburg (Maryland) Book Festival. It was their inaugural festival, and the organizers did an excellent job, even scheduling sunny and warm weather (though a bit breezy). There … Continue reading

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