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Kathryn Felicia Day is an American actress, writer, and web series creator. She is the creator, star, writer, and producer of the original web series The Guild, a show loosely based on her life as a gamer.
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Nerdy Birdy
Aaron Reynolds - 2015-09-22
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Nerdy Birdy likes reading, video games, and reading about video games, which immediately disqualifies him for membership in the cool crowd.One thing is clear: being a nerdy birdy is a lonely lifestyle.When he's at his lowest point, Nerdy Birdy meets a flock just like him. He has friends and discovers that there are far more nerdy birdies than cool ...
Felicia Day
2022-03-31T16:05:00.000Z
This book is so cute I can’t even. All ages should read it. Just perfection. Nerdy Birdy      source
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Pashu
Devdutt Pattanaik - 2014-10-01
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A unique feature of Hindu mythology is the key role played by animals or pashu. The Puranas, ancient Hindu story chronicles, reveal that Brahma, the creator, had a son called Kashyapa, whose many wives gave birth to different types of pashu: • Timi gave birth to animals who swim • Vinata gave birth to animals who fly • Kadru gave ...
Felicia Day
2021-04-13T19:48:04.000Z
@taraplatt This book is great!      source
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Lovecraft Country
A Novel
Matt Ruff - 2017-02-14 (first published in 2016)
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Chicago, 1954. When his father Montrose goes missing, 22-year-old Army veteran Atticus Turner embarks on a road trip to New England to find him, accompanied by his Uncle George — publisher of The Safe Negro Travel Guide — and his childhood friend Letitia. On their journey to the manor of Mr. Braithwhite — heir to the estate that owned one of Atticu...
Felicia Day
2020-09-01T19:32:32.000Z
Lovecraft Country is so good. I read the book ages ago and it's everything I hoped for and more. The acting is fantastic!      source
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The Black Death
A Personal History
John Hatcher - 2009-06-09 (first published in 2008)
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In this fresh approach to the history of the Black Death, John Hatcher, a world-renowned scholar of the Middle Ages, recreates everyday life in a mid-fourteenth century rural English village. By focusing on the experiences of ordinary villagers as they lived—and died—during the Black Death (1345–50 AD), Hatcher vividly places the reader directly in...
Felicia Day
2020-03-25T23:02:39.000Z
I mentioned this book in my latest episode of Felicitations podcast, but if you want an incredibly interesting, well researched book on what it was like to live during the Black Plague times, read The Black Death: A Personal History by John Hatcher.      source
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Parenting Beyond Pink & Blue
How to Raise Your Kids Free of Gender Stereotypes
Christia Spears Brown - 2014-04-08
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A guide that helps parents focus on their children's unique strengths and inclinations rather than on gendered stereotypes to more effectively bring out the best in their individual children, for parents of infants to middle schoolers. Reliance on Gendered Stereotypes Negatively Impacts Kids Studies on gender and child development show that, on ave...
Felicia Day
2019-03-12T18:58:24.000Z
Hey this is a really funny, science-filled and accessible book about kids and gender roles we impose on them. If you have a child anywhere in your life, or just want your mind blown a little, def worth a read! Practical advice for raising boys and girls alike!      source