For Book Geeks

Earlier this week, Powell’s unveiled its special summer promotion: a series of collectible author trading cards. There are sixteen in all. Number 1 is Aimee Bender, 2 is John Berendt, 3 is Billy Collins. The others will be announced daily, on the Powell’s blog. I wonder who lucky number 7 will be…


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