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I’m so, so excited about this!

Beware the buttons!

Check out a synopsis of the book here and the film blog here.

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Photo courtesy of nypl.orgWent to see SATC on Friday night and was delighted to see New York Public Library making a guest appearance in the movie

I had no idea that they’d filmed scenes in the library or that there’d be a dialogue between two of the main characters discussing the pros and cons of borrowing books!   I just love references to libraries in popular culture; especially in high profile movies. 

Perhaps some of those women who copy everything that Carrie Bradshaw does will feel inspired to pop into their own local library to check out the romantic love letters collections!   Could public libraries really be the new Jimmy Choos? 

Hmm, I’m not sure…


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I’ve been dying to see ‘The Hollywood Librarian’  since it premiered to rave reviews at last year’s ALA conference.  I’m over the moon that it’s finally made it all the way to Scotland, thanks to the lovely people at SLAINTE!  

Check out the trailer, it looks fab!

I’m writing it in my diary right now, not even in pencil…but in pen! 

Tuesday 6th May 2008, 18.30 – 21.30 at Gilmorehill, Glasgow University (Tickets: £3pp)

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