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Dave Driftless

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Ceaselessly seeking out non-fiction writing on almost any topic, Dave can carry almost forty pounds of books in the pannier pack on his bicycle and knows all the librarians at his local public library by their first names.

Best Non-Fiction of 2016

Find out what intrepid non-fiction reader Dave concluded were the finest examples of the genre published in 2016. Complete with links to his full reviews.

February 1st, 2017|

Little Free Library Series — Savannah

Books and baked goods... The peaceful predawn hours are a special time of day, particularly if you’re fond of donuts.  It’s also an ideal time to visit a Little Free Library.  I had the good fortune to bring together the indisputably perfect combination of donuts and books while vacationing in the lovely city of Savannah, Georgia, recently.  Having been assigned the mission to seek out the finest bakery on the Georgia coast, I used a combination of dead reckoning and good luck to find the Baker’s Pride Bakery on the outskirts of Savannah, just down the road from Herschel Vespasian [...]

May 22nd, 2015|Tags: |

Little Free Library Series — Wyoming

Road Trip Libraries... Ten Sleep, Wyoming Any road trip – be it brief or far ranging – is bound to present new Little Free Libraries to visit.  On a recent Interstate voyage to the great state of Wyoming – state motto, “Equal Rights” – I was able to stop at two libraries tucked away in the least densely populated state in the lower 48. Hidden in the western foothills of the beautiful Bighorn Mountains is the tiny town of Ten Sleep, Wyoming.  Home to the Ten Sleep Mercantile and the annual NoWoodstock Music Festival – which happened to [...]

November 30th, 2014|