The Latest News from Blydyn Square Books
Well, we had hoped to have some breaking news for you this month about the movie being made from Everett De Morier’s award-winning novel, Thirty-three Cecils, but unfortunately, the producers have encountered a few delays, so stay tuned. . . . In the meantime, we’d like to wish you a happy Labor Day!
Blydyn Square Book Club
This month, we read The Night Watchman by Louise Erdrich. Thanks to issues related to weather, our meeting had to be rescheduled for September 16, so there’s still time to join us. Here’s the Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/99955659944
Blydyn Square Happy Hour
Don’t forget to join us next week, on September 9, for our monthly Happy Hour. We’ll chat about books, writing, working with a small press, and whatever else comes up. Join us on Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/98599820090
Quote of the Month
“The love of learning, the sequestered nooks,
And all the sweet serenity of books”
―Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Brain Teaser of the Month
Congratulations to Mike Vreeland, who won an Amazon gift card, The question was:
When was Vladimir Nabokov’s controversial novel Lolita first published in the United States?
The answer: August 18, 1958
Now answer this:
Since it’s Labor Day weekend, when was the first Labor Day celebrated in the United States?
Have a happy Labor Day! With any luck, we’ll be sharing the latest movie news in next month’s newsletter. See you next time!
Editor in Chief
Blydyn Square Books