The state library system teamed up Colorado Parks and Wildlife to launch the Check-Out Colorado State Parks program, an initiative intended to soften the barriers to entry for potential park-goers from across the state
“It has an unusual negative space,” says the author, who on email uses the names Tom Wilkinson and Stanley Easyday and prefers to be identified as O2Thief. “It couldn’t be more naked, but at the same time … ‘Who the hell is it?’ I think it’s a very powerful place to write.”
The award-winning British actress is narrating the recently rediscovered Beatrix Potter story “The Tale of Kitty-In-Boots,” Penguin Random House told The Associated Press on Tuesday. The hardcover and audio editions are scheduled for a Sept. 6 release.
“Smoking is not something that most people grew up doing, so there is a learning curve and there’s an intimidation factor, but once you do it, it can give you tremendous satisfaction.”
The Oasis, which started shipping this week, is meant to be a luxury e-book reader — a solid, top-of-the line device, when money is no object. It’s designed strictly for reading, without Facebook, streaming video and other distractions common on full-functioning tablets.
“Female Force: Elizabeth Warren” tells the true-life story of Warren’s rise from Oklahoma schoolgirl to U.S. senator and champion of the liberal wing of the Democratic Party.
“It’s the first time we have something empirical in our hands,” said Finkelstein.
Billed as the most extensive museum exhibition devoted to the Nobel Prize winner’s life and work, “Ernest Hemingway: Between Two Wars,” enjoyed a three-month run at New York’s Morgan Library & Museum last year.
“They’re in this short attention span stage of life,” she said in a recent interview. “Our best communications happen in text. It’s kind of that irritating motherly voice that we know and love, but at that stage in life they really don’t like to hear it.”