Monday, May 31, 2010

When the Game Was Ours - Celtics/ Lakers Back in the Finals!

First LeBron. Then Dwight Howard. Now onto Kobe.

The Boston Celtics have made it to the NBA Finals and will take on longtime rivals the Los Angeles Lakers. And what better way to get ready for this showdown!? A brand new copy of When The Game Was Ours, (see below post) by basketball legends and rivals Larry Bird and Ervin "Magic" Johnson.
A bit regional, but a perfect companion to any sports related store in the New England/ California areas.

Friday, May 14, 2010

totally unrelated, but still important...

Last night the Boston Celtics eliminated LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers from their run at the NBA championship. For those of you who don't know, I am a HUGE Celtics fan, and was lucky enough to be at the Boston Garden last night to witness this amazing game.

Click here to check out highlights from the game!

Also check out...
When The Game Was Ours by Jackie MacMullen, Larry Bird, and Earvin "Magic" Johnson. 978-0-547-22547-0 ~ $26.00 An inside look at basketball's greatest rivalry.

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Now Available!

Lyle Walks the Dogs
9780547223230 ~ $12.99 Hardcover
By Bernard Waber, illustrated by Paulis Waber
** The first new Lyle book in over 11 years**

Lyle the crocodile has a new job walking dogs. As Lyle's excellent reputation as a dog walker spreads, the number of dogs in his charge grows- from one dog to ten! Whether they're frisky or happy, sniffy or snappy, Lyle must get them all walking together in harmony. But never fear- Lyle's winning smile and gentle ways will always save the doggie day! Young children will enjoy walking the dogs-and counting from one to ten-with Lyle.

Friday, May 7, 2010

Summer Reads!

It's almost summer! Which means its almost time to find a book, grab the sunscreen and sit on the beach. And if you are still searching for that perfect summer read, check out the following...

For Teens...
Jessica's Guide to Dating on the Dark Side by Beth Fantaskey 9780547259406
New York Times best-seller Graceling by Kristin Cashore. 9780547258300
Life As We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer. 9780152061548
The Reformed Vampire Support Group by Catherine Jinks. 9780547411668
All the Lovely Bad Ones by Mary Downing Hahn. 9780547248783
Dead is So Last Year by Marlene Perez. 9780152062163

For Adults...
The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger. 9780156029438
Life of Pi by Yann Martel. 9780156027328
Those Who Save Us by Jenna Blum. 9780156031660
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer 9780618711659
The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri. 9780618485222
2009 Best American Short Stories, edited by Alice Sebold. 9780618792252

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