Critical Linking: December 11th, 2014

 

Understand the grammar in your favorite carols.

This was unexpectedly interesting.

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An illustration of Winnie the Pooh has been sold at auction for over £300,000. EH Shepard’s famous ink drawing of the bear playing Poohsticks with Piglet and Christopher Robin was published in 1928, and sold for £314,500. A pencil drawing of the same scene sold at Sotheby’s in 2013 for £58,750.

If I were to drop a half-million bucks on a Winnie the Pooh illustration, it would be a pooh sticks illustration.

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Eleanor & Park author Rainbow Rowell announced her next book, and it will please fans of her Fangirl. Rowell explained her next book will be titled Carry On, and it will be about Simon Snow.

If you are an Eleanor & Park fan, then this is very exciting news. And if you aren’t, let me tell you that this could be a big deal.

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