Pleasant Surprises

The Equalizer I like action movies well enough that I keep buying tickets, but I try not to get my hopes up. This one, based on a TV series that I never watched, didn’t strike me as a good bet. I was so very, very wrong. The Equalizer was awesome,

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Mad Max

No, not that one. I liked Fury Road enough to see it in theaters twice, which I almost never do. It was superb. It also reminded me that I haven’t seen the original in quite a while. If you had HBO in the mid-80s, you could hardly avoid memorizing every

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Shameless Plug – LA Times List

The LA Times mentioned The Library at Mount Char in their summer reading list of 29 Page Turners. I was especially tickled that Mount Char ended up next to the latest by Austin Grossman. I absolutely loved his last book, Soon I Will Be Invincible. Anyway, here’s the list.

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The Twelve Catalogs, Cataloged

A couple of the advance readers have mentioned that they’d like to know what the complete list of catalogs is. To be honest, I had a little trouble keeping track of it myself. The big five (Carolyn, David, Margaret, Jennifer, Michael) are pretty clear, but the rest of the librarians

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