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Happy Holidays!

by: Heather on 12/23/2010
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Happy Holidays from all of us to all of you. We will be offline (and therefore uncharacteristically quiet) enjoying a much-needed break until the New Year. We'll see you back here in January, when we'll be gearing up for an exciting 2011 with lots of fantastic new books and some exciting projects, including a spiffy new website that we can't wait …

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Join the TEDx Great Pacific Garbage Patch Event

by: Heather on 11/04/2010
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We have written a number of times before about the horrific collection of plastic waste in the Pacific Ocean, known as the Great Pacific Garbage Patch or the Pacific Gyre. This swirling island of trash is estimated to be "at a minimum the size of the state of Texas and possibly as large at the United States". Composed almost completely of plastic, …

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Eco-Libris Green Books Campaign

by: Heather on 11/01/2010
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On Wednesday, November 10, 2010, 200 bloggers will take a stand to support books printed on environmentally-friendly paper by simultaneously publishing reviews of 200 such books. Launched by Eco-Libris, this campaign aims to raise awareness about the need to use environmentally-friendly paper in book publishing, and to encourage book buyers to …

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Mother Earth News Fair Wrap-Up

by: Heather on 10/04/2010
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The Mother Earth News Fair in Pennsylvania was a fantastic success! It was a great opportunity to connect with so many exciting people and soak up an enormous variety of inspiring ideas. We can't wait for the next one!

It was especially incredible to spend time with so many of the wonderful writers that have gathered together under the umbrella of …

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Off to the Mother Earth News Fair!

by: Heather on 09/22/2010
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We are signing off to go attend the Mother Earth News Fair at the Seven Springs Mountain Resort in Pennsylvania. This is a fabulous opportunity for us - we will be meeting up with eleven (!) of our authors who are speaking and conducting workshops there. If you're planning on attending the Fair, keep your eyes open for Dan Chiras, John Ivanko and …

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