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First Phone Call from Heaven
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First Phone Call from Heaven

"The First Phone Call from Heaven tells the story of a small town on Lake Michigan that gets worldwide attention when its citizens start receiving phone calls from the afterlife. Is it the greatest miracle ever or a massive hoax? Sully Harding, a grief-stricken single father, is determined to find out. An allegory about the power of belief—and a page-turner that will touch your soul—Albom's masterful storytelling has never been so moving and unexpected." Join us to discuss this great novel--and snag some great food to pair with it! Call or come in to let us know which day you will want to join, and we will be sure to prepare a place for you.

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Sat 12/13/2014 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
Wed 12/17/2014 12:00 PM-02:00 PM
Big Little Lies

Join us to discuss Liane Moriarty's novel, "Big Little Lies" on Thursday, January 8th or Wednesday, January or come in to reserve your spot at our table! Check out this review from Amazon... Big Little Lies focuses on three women, all of whom have children at the same preschool. One is a great beauty married to a fabulously rich businessman; they have a “perfect” set of twins. One is the can-do mom who can put together a mean pre-school art project but can’t prevent her teenage daughter from preferring her divorced dad. The third is a withdrawn, single mother who doesn’t quite fit in. Right from the start--thanks to a modern “Greek chorus” that narrates the action--we know that someone is going to end up dead. The questions are who and how. Miraculously, Moriarty keeps this high concept plot aloft, largely because she infuses it with such wit and heart. She also knows not to overplay the message she’s sending: that we all tell lies--to each other and, more importantly, to ourselves. --Sara Nelson

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Thu 01/08/2015 06:30 PM-08:00 PM
Wed 01/21/2015 12:00 PM-01:30 PM

Welcome to the Book Bums website! We’re so glad that you stopped by! We hope you’ll visit us often as a quick literacy resource for readers of all ages, particularly parents of preschoolers.. Go ahead. Make us one of your favorites, and we’ll continue to do our best to make it so!

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Bum - (n.)

  an enthusiast of a specific sport or recreational activity, esp. one who gives it priority over work, etc.:  a ski bum; a tennis bum; a book bum…