Tagged with Fort Collins used bookstores

Christmas on a Budget

    Way back in the personal history of the doctoral candidate there was probably a Little Golden Book or two…or more.   We all have to start somewhere. There is strong evidence that reading to children has positive benefits in all areas of their development as well as creating a bond with the parent, grandparent, … Continue reading

Nancy Drew: First Feisty Feminist Sleuth

Nancy Drew: First Feisty Feminist Sleuth

If you are over a certain age, (ahem), you probably grew up on the Nancy Drew mystery series.  She was an inspiration to many of us, an independent and adventurous young lady in an age where women were expected to be…well, not that.  This mystery series, which introduced young girls to the possibility of expanded … Continue reading

Look What’s In!

Look What’s In!

Honestly, I’ve never seen the entire set of 12 “coloured fairy books” by Andrew Lang in one place at the same time.  So here is a once-in-a-lifetime chance to purchase them all and save on shipping.  This set is selling for $120 and will not be broken up until after the holiday season.  A perfect … Continue reading