Posts tagged with birthday

Sep 21 2017

Happy Birthday, Stephen King


I am informed that today is Stephen King's birthday. He can celebrate with this news: his novel IT has been holding the #1 slot in the "Fiction and Literature" category of Appleā€™s iBooks store for a couple of weeks now, presumably due to the success of the recent movie adaptation...

More »

Jan 10 2012

Mr. Addams, Google says you have arrived.

How did I miss this? I rarely go a day without Googling something, but I apparently had other things to do last Saturday, January 7th, when the fine people at Google (working with the Tee & Charl...

More »

Dec 16 2009

The gift that keeps on giving

It's Wordcandy Goddess Jane Austen's birthday today, dear readers! Let's celebrate with something appropriate, shall we?Ah... soggy Colin Firth. It's better than cake!

More »

Jul 31 2009

Break out the cake!

...because The Writer's Almanac informs me it's J.K. Rowling's birthday.Hey, any excuse for cake, right?

More »

Jan 29 2006

Sadly, now my birthday is over...

...but on the up side, I made out like the proverbial bandit! Thanks, everybody!Julia's Birthday Reading List: The Sisters Grimm series, by Michael Buckley. I was a little taken aback to find...

More »