Month: May 2016

The Big World of Miniature Books

What do you call a book that’s no more than three inches tall?A small book?A tiny book?The proper term is a miniature book. The Miniature Book Society has a traveling exhibit designed to introduce people to the world of miniature books. I’ve known miniature books existed, but I […]

Booktopia 2016

Booktopia happened this weekend in Manchester, Vermont. The event was started years ago by Anne Kingman and Michelle Kindness of Books on the Nightstand. Last year they announced it would be their last year organizing it and (thankfully) the Northshire Bookstore decided to keep the tradition going, for […]


This is my first venture into Wondrous Words Wednesday,  a weekly meme hosted by Bermuda Onion‘s Weblog where you can share new words that you’ve encountered or spotlight words you love. My word of the week (and for the remainder of this presidential campaign season) is Agnotology: the […]