July 20th, 2001

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Decided to walk to the Friends of the Library book sale today. I left around 11:50am (at 93°F) and got back around 1:35pm (at 98°F). I took a big bottle of water with me so I wasn't worried about the heat. Being out of shape however... well, to quote Tweety Bird, "oooh, I hurt my widdle piddies!" At the sale I picked up the following to add to my stacks of books:

* Madeleine L'Engle - "A Wind In The Door"
* R. A. MacAvoy - "Rafael"
* Julian May - "Intervention"
* Kit Pedler and Gerry Davis - "Mutant 59: the Plastic Eaters"
* Fred Saberhagen - "Brother Assassin"
* Michael Scott Rohan - "The Anvil Of Ice"
* Susan Shwartz (ed.) - "Moonsinger's Friends"
* Sheri S. Tepper - "Gibbon's Decline And Fall"

NOTE TO BARSTOW RESIDENTS: Please patronize the Friends of the Library book sale/store in the Barstow Mall. All proceeds go to the Barstow Branch Library. The sale occurs on Fridays from 12pm to 5pm, and on Saturdays from 10am to 4pm. All books are currently on special sale until the end of August. Romance novels are available for 25 cents for 2 full bags worth. All other books are 10 cents! It's a bargain! Go! Buy!! Once the special sale is over hardcover books will go back to 50 cents, paperbacks to 25 cents, romance novels to 10 cents.
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