Daily Archives: December 2, 2012

Hacking Music, Part 1

(Picture from┬áhere.) My Dad had a theory. He thought that if you raised a child listening to classical music the child would grow up to be musical. So he played a lot of music when I was growing up. When … Continue reading

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The Norton Award now that YA is hip

          Yesterday, Erin Underwood kicked off the Norton Blog Tour. And here is day three, about the jury. Since I was part of this award’s happening, I volunteered to put up a post from my perspective. … Continue reading

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