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James St. Bookseller Aug 10
“All that is gold does not glitter... “ J. R. R. Tolkien ✨📚✨ @ The James Street Bookseller
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James St. Bookseller Aug 8
“But having more freedom she only became more profoundly aware of the big want. She wanted so many things. She wanted to read great, beautiful books, and be rich with them; she wanted to see beautiful things, and…
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James St. Bookseller Aug 7
“We are torn between nostalgia for the familiar and an urge for the foreign and strange. As often as not, we are homesick most for the places we have never known.” Carson McCullers
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James St. Bookseller Aug 6
“What really knocks me out is a book that, when you're all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it. That…
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James St. Bookseller Aug 3
“I used to dream about escaping my ordinary life, but my life was never ordinary. I had simply failed to notice how extraordinary it was.” Ransom Riggs, Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
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James St. Bookseller Jul 31
“There is a place where the sidewalk ends And before the street begins, And there the grass grows soft and white, And there the sun burns crimson bright... “ FYI Hamilton, the bookstore will be closed this Thursday,…
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James St. Bookseller Jul 25
co·in·ci·dence /kōˈinsədəns/ noun a remarkable concurrence of events or circumstances without apparent causal connection. "they met by coincidence" synonyms:accident, chance, serendipity, fate, a twist of fate,…
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James St. Bookseller Jul 19
“I’m with you in Rockland where we are great writers on the same dreadful typewriter... “ Allen Ginsberg, Howl Anaïs Biguine describes Howl eau de parfum as “A warm San Francisco breeze. A mad longing for freedom, a…
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James St. Bookseller Jul 18
Looking for something fun to do with your besties? THE ART OF SCENT is scheduling private consultations this week and next, in the evenings. Enjoy a complimentary glass of wine and let Charles help you decide if you…
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Natalie Jenner Jul 18
Announcing a new ⁦⁩ giveaway for my debut novel - starts today July 18th until the 25th! Thanks to my wonderful publisher ⁦⁩ for doing it again - and fellow Canucks, it’s open to the US & Canada!
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James St. Bookseller Jul 16
Sorry folks but the bookstore will be closed today. See you Wednesday! @ The James Street Bookseller
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James St. Bookseller Jul 12
Join us this evening for “LITERATURE INTERPRETED AS PERFUME” presented by THE ART OF SCENT featuring the curiosity boxes of local artist Philip Grant and object d’art from the private collection of Bradley Barrett.…
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James St. Bookseller Jul 10
“She was, as you know already without as yet knowing anything, the Lily of this valley, where she grew for heaven, filling it with the fragrance of her virtues.” Honoré de Balzac, The Lily Of The Valley ⚜️ Join us…
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James St. Bookseller Jul 7
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James St. Bookseller Jul 5
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James St. Bookseller Jul 4
“Even for me life had its gleams of sunshine.” Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre Heads up Hamilton - the bookstore will be closed this Saturday!!!
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James St. Bookseller Jul 1
“The birthday of the Dominion of Canada—1st July, 1867—was ushered in amidst somewhat mingled feelings... “
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James St. Bookseller Jun 29
“I don’t know whether you know Mariposa. If not, it is of no consequence, for if you know Canada at all, you are probably well acquainted with a dozen towns just like it. There it lies in the sunlight, sloping up…
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James St. Bookseller Jun 27
“For readers, one of life's most electrifying discoveries is that are readers—not just capable of doing it (...), but in love with it. Hopelessly. Head over heels. The first book that does that is never forgotten,…
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James St. Bookseller Jun 26
“Well, I must endure the presence of two or three caterpillars if I wish to become acquainted with the butterflies. It seems that they are very beautiful. And if not the butterflies– and the caterpillars– who will…
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