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2 edition of Blind date found in the catalog.

Blind date

Leigh Howard

Blind date

a novel.

by Leigh Howard

  • 350 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Longmans,Green .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination290p.,20cm
Number of Pages290
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19005877M

Feb 01,  · Join us as we discover why you should never judge a book by it’s cover in our series 'Tell My Story, Blind Date.' We are all conditioned with certain biases. In this experiment, we challenged. A blind date is a social engagement between two people who have not previously met, usually arranged by a mutual acquaintance. Structure. A blind date is arranged for by a mutual acquaintance of both participants, whether that person be a friend of both persons or a family member of one. Sun, Feb 2, - Main St, Greenfield, MA. It is February, and time for our annual Blind Date with a Book! Starting February 1 st, stop by the library and check out one of our “mystery” books.. The rules are simple: read the first sentence on a wrapped book, and make a selection.


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A Blind Date with a Book is a mystery book, wrapped in brown paper, tagged with clues and delivered to your door. Shipping worldwide. Dec 02,  · Blind Date is a spectacular and erotically charged psychological novel that shows Jerzy Kosinski, author of Being There and The Painted Bird, at the height of his power/5(16).

Jan 21,  · Blind Date with a Book is all the rage these days, and for good reason. If you've not heard of this yet, it's quite simple. You just choose some good books (preferably ones that aren't checked out often), take some wrapping paper (or even bulletin board paper), cover the books with the paper, and put them on display.

Sep 23,  · The blind date books should include a mixture of fiction and nonfiction with a blend of genres and writing styles, as well as poetry. Try to avoid major best-sellers and go for books they might not have seen or read yet. Blind Date with a Book. As featured on the "Top 20 Best Book Subscription Boxes to Try in " "Blind Dates With Books delivers one of the hottest trends in reading right now; sending subscribers a wrapped book with clues printed on the on the front hinting at what the title might be.

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Blind Date with a Book - Some libraries across the United States have come up with a brilliant marketing ploy to encourage more people to read: Blind Date with a Book. Our teen summer reading theme this year is Realm of the Unknown. While trying to come up with a display idea, I stumbled on a post wr.

Pdfs of sign, rate card and label. From Feb. 1–15, visit any CADL branch and check out a title from the Blind Date with a Book display. Titles and authors are hidden, but be brave—you may just find your perfect match underneath the mysterious paper wrapping.

Take your selection to the checkout desk, where you’ll be given an entry form for our Blind Date grand prize drawings. Blind Date: A "blind date" is a date between two people who have not previously met. Usually you will get set up by a friend who knows the person. For this activity I had students pick up their fav orite book they read that year to "set up" a friend with.

For minutes they try. Blind Date With a Book for kids I tried to make all the adult fiction in black sharpie, all the children’s in red and black, and all the YA fiction in red, blue, and black. You searched for: blind date book.

Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search. No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Let’s get started. A Blind Date with a Book You've probably heard of blind dates with books before: books wrapped in brown paper with a few keywords or a review on the outside to.

Jan 30,  · Enjoy your blind date with a book that refuses to compromise in the fascinating exploration of the horrific crimes committed during the World’s Fair.

Yes, it will share with you the gory details you desperately want to know from the safety of your couch. The Blind Date with a Book learning project is much more than just an engaging activity for students; the purpose of the project is to encourage independent reading based on students’ interests.

Not only does the extended lesson provide ample opportunities for differentiation based on individual student needs, but it also brings the power of choice back to the English classroom. Apr 07,  · One of my favorite displays to make is my annual Blind Date With a Book Display.

This display features books that are wrapped or otherwise covered so readers can’t see the title or jacket copy of the book until they borrow it. Blind date with book | Etsy You searched for: blind date with book. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search.

No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Feb 07,  · As far as recent literary trends go, the literary blind date is one of my favorites.

A few years ago, in an effort to help customers not judge their books by their covers, Elizabeth’s Bookshop in Australia began wrapping books in brown paper, hinting at the contents with intriguing clues that don’t give too much away.

Library Display: Blind Date with a Book Yep. It's that time of year. Love is in the air. Red roses and cupids abound. And it's time to pick up a blind date with a book. This is a repeat from last year, it was so successful. I guess that makes it a tradition now.

Jul 21,  · Blind Date with a Book for Adults By Bruce Kocher, Director, Missouri Valley (Iowa) Public Library The goal of this one-month program was to expose our patrons to unfamiliar books and authors. Blind Date with a Book. Adults. Stop by the library during these two weeks to “pick out” your blind date.

Books will be covered with only a brief profile. Spend some time with your book and rate your “date” with a review to be entered into a drawing for prizes.

Mar 04,  · The blind date concept lets the store’s employees (they all get to play) choose exceptional books to put in their readers’ hands. You have to be confident about a book to let a customer buy it sight unseen.

The biggest motivator for most blind date purchases—and this is certainly true for. Jun 22,  · Blind Date [R.L. Stine] on truetax.online *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Kerry thought his blind date sounded crazy about him when she talked to him over the phone--unfortunately he didn't know how right he was/5(11).

If your library hasn’t tried a “Blind Date with a Book” display yet, put it on your radar for next year. With a bit of planning and organization it’s a great way to inject a bit of whimsy into your displays. The New Westminster Public Library has run a Blind Date with a Book for.

Blind Date with a Book PTY. K likes. Un divertido proyecto (sin fin de lucro) para promover la lectura en Panamá y darle una segunda vida a los libros. Blind Date with a Book PTY. K likes. Un divertido proyecto (sin fin de lucro) para promover la lectura en Panamá y darle una segunda vida a los truetax.onlineers: K.

February 13, Uncategorized blind date with a book, book displays, valentines Kate Neff I love doing Blind Date with a Book every year for Valentine’s Day.

It’s so cute to wrap the books and have the students grab a mystery title. Jan 27,  · Blind Date with a Book January 27, Help the Grinnell College Libraries celebrate the month of February by choosing a book from our new Blind Date with a Book display on the main floor of the library.

Library experts have selected our most eligible books for you to choose from. Books and movies from an assortment of genres, departments.

This was my second blind date with a book and once again I wasn't disappointed, the book I received was one that was on my wish list so I was incredibly happy with it. The packaging was beautiful, I could tell it had been wrapped with love.

Each book was chosen because a library employee enjoyed it and thought it worthy of a blind date. To help library patrons decide which "blind date" to choose, each wrapped book carries a short, catchy description or book review written on the outside, hinting at the book's genre or theme.

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Use up arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+up arrow) and down arrow (for mozilla firefox browser alt+down Pages: For February and Valentine’s Day, several of the Calgary’s Public Libraries set up “blind date with a book”.

I think this is a cute and fun way for people to try out a new genre and there is indeed a possibility that they will fall in love. "Blind Date with a Book" ideas are all over Pinterest, but setting it all up can be time-consuming and stressful for busy librarians.

This kit includes everything you need to let your students do the bulk of the work, saving you time and truetax.online: Because I use the term "blind date," this activit 4/4(11). blind date with a book - HUGE success. promo hasn't even started yet and putting up the display today we checked out about of the books already.

I had to go and pull more off the shelves to wrap for Monday. Blind date with a book--wrap a book in a brown bag & stick a barcode on it.

This book is great for "x" genre readers. See more. Jan 31,  · Blind Date with a Book is an exercise in, truly, not judging a book by its cover. The selected books include both fiction and nonfiction titles, with basic genres and categories clearly marked on the wrappings.

Apart from these categories, though, we are trying to be vague yet intriguing with the hints we are adding to the book wrappers. Sterek Stiles thought the Blind Date With a Book trend was a great way to drum up business for his small bookshop.

He definitely thought it was a great idea after the hot guy kept returning and buying more blind dates with books/5. 6 days ago · Description. Go on a literary blind date and discover current popular fiction and nonfiction books from the Milton S.

Eisenhower Library's McNaughton truetax.online hand-wrapped book is labeled with a "pickup line"—intriguing clues hinting at what you'll find inside. The basic premise of Blind Date with a Book is to wrap up books and allow your patrons to “blindly” check them out.

This standard approach is simple and effective, but you can tweak the program in numerous ways for a fresh spin. Give your book a brief bio. Jul 18,  · Blind Date with a Book is a brilliant idea from Elizabeth's Bookstore in Australia that has spread to Waitrose stores in England, and around the world online via truetax.online The details are as simple as they are brilliant - playing the part of that old good friend, Blind Date with a Book curates a few titles in various genres, describes them with a few key descriptions and wraps Author: Lynda Hardy.

Our Valentine's Blind Date with a Book will take place Saturday, February 8th from pm featuring 4 local authors. Guests pick from a gift-wrapped book selection and then get to meet their authors, have their books signed and enjoy a reading from their books along with a glass of champagne or sparkling cider and chocolate treats.

Blind Date with a Book ; Blind Date with a Book Primary tabs. View (active tab) Repeats; Come to the library and find the wrapped books on the shelf upstairs.

They are wrapped so you can't see what the titles are. Pick one. Check it out and read it. On the tag that is on the front put your name and phone number on one side and a one word or. truetax.online - Home of the Blind Date with a Book, London, United Kingdom. 17, likes · 12 talking about this · 15 were here.

Blind Date with a Book is a mystery book, wrapped in brown 5/5(42).Apr 12,  · You are going on a blind date that your friend has set you up on. But little do you know that you are going on a blind date, with a book character.

You are going on a blind date that your friend has set you up on. But little do you know that you are going on a blind date, with a book character.Siouxland Libraries "Blind Date with a Book" Please answer the survey as completely as possible to help us choose the best book for you!

You'll be notified when your "blind date" is ready to meet.