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Her Fearful Symmetry, by Audrey Niffenegger


Speaking of symmetry, at one point, I wondered in Niffeneger’s name was an anagram…Reggeneiffen? Too much Scrabble, I guess. The first thing I learned was that Highgate Cemetary is a real place. It sounds so well described in the book … Continue reading

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Cosplay, by Lauren Orsini


Instant hit with my middle school girls! Combine the ideas of dress-up, manga, and pretending to be your favorite character. And what dress-ups, what extravagant costumes, interviews with the people who bring their characters to life at conventions around the … Continue reading

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