Daily Archives: May 3, 2017

The May BVC Newsletter Is Out

May Newsletter

The May edition of the Book View Cafe Newsletter is out. As usual, it is chock full of new releases, special deals on our books, and news from our members. Several of the new releases are print versions of earlier … Continue reading

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The Popcorn Scam

For years I thought microwave popcorn bags were made of a special paper for microwave ovens.  I recently learned that this is not the case.  They’re ordinary paper bags. You want microwave popcorn?  Do this: Take an ordinary paper lunch … Continue reading

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What’s in a Word: a Writer’s Rant

My post today comes from my personal website and is part of my THIS IS… series, which I started just to share random things that I find cool or interesting or annoying or special in some way. This is one of … Continue reading

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