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June 28, 2010 • No Comments

Dear Dr. Bleedingheart,
I’m attending a housewarming party for a young couple who love good food and outdoor entertaining. I want to get them something useful and enduring–maybe to help with their garden or to…

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June 25, 2010

Water for Elephants: More Movie News!

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At last! We have photos of Rosie, the title elephant of the upcoming movie version of Water for Elephants. In this photo she is towering above star Robert Pattinson, who plays Rosie’s trainer at the…

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June 24, 2010

Water For Elephants: Movie News

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Check out the new photos from the set of our favorite adaptation! H2O4E: The Movie

Not on the band-wagon yet? There’s still time to read the novel!
Water For Elephants: The Book…

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June 22, 2010

Guest Post: Mei-Ling Hopgood

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This column appeared in the New York Daily News on Nov. 6, 2009
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From the author of Lucky Girl, Mei-Ling Hopgood
I can’t help but do a double take when I see a little…

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June 22, 2010

Excerpt: Lucky Girl

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Lucky you, today we have the first chapter of Mei-Ling Hopgood‘s memoir Lucky Girl.
Adopted when she was a baby, Mei-Ling Hopgood grew up in the Midwest and was never really curious about her Asian…

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June 21, 2010

Q & A with Mei-Ling Hopgood

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Mei-Ling Hopgood is the author of the memoir Lucky Girl, now available in paperback. When the hardcover was published, Good Housekeeping raved, “An award-winning writer recounts her experience as one of the first Chinese babies…

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June 18, 2010

Hello world!

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Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!…

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June 18, 2010

Water for Elephants Contest Winners!

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A big thank you to everyone who entered our contest to win copies of Water for Elephants. Congratulations to our winners Kim, Kenzie, and Gina! If you weren’t one of the lucky winners, head over…

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June 18, 2010

Father’s Day Roundup

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Once, when I was five, my dad came home from a business trip wearing a baseball cap advertising the band Barenaked Ladies. I was in that phase that comes right after learning to read, the…

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June 17, 2010

Great Books for Father’s Day!

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Father’s Day is this Sunday! If you ask me, books are always the best gift. Especially for dads, who always seem to be notoriously difficult to shop for. Books are portable, personal, and won’t anger…

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