Month: January 2016

#AgathaChristie Paperwhite Giveaway

We Honor Agatha Christie, the best-selling novelist in history with a Paperwhite Giveaway for THE IDES OF MARCH! Enjoy famous Tenor John McCormick’s 1914 recording of Le Nil Karla S. of Newfoundland, Canada was the winner in 2016! Will you

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Is there a drug mule in the cabin next door? Seven arrested in cocaine cruise ship smuggling operation

Seven arrested in cocaine cruise ship smuggling operation Contraband seized from passenger arriving on M/S Jewel of the Seas SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico —Is there a mule in the cabin next to you? Cruise passengers likely don’t expect there to

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“Why anyone would want to work on a newspaper, I’ll never know?” – Mr. Bostwick in Nancy Drew movie REPORTER

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Charles Dickens 1842 Tour of America

Charles Dickens 1842 Tour of America In 1842, Dickens arrived in America for a tour and was hailed as the most famous writer in the world due to his success with Oliver Twist and the Pickwick Papers. At the age

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#KindlePaperwhite Charles Dickens Birthday Giveaway – Videos of Life and Times of Dickens


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THE MONKEY’S PAW – by W. W. Jacobs – in print and three performances on video

Three performances of The Monkey’s Paw are below the text: First by Christopher Lee; Published on Sep 28, 2013, The Monkey’s Paw (1902) by W.W. Jacobs Second by WSKG Published on Jan 16, 2014, “The Monkey’s Paw”, a short story by W.W. Jacobs is

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The Raven performed by acclaimed horror actor Vincent Price

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SNOBS vs. JOBS — Historic District elites want to keep the riff-raff of tourists from cruise ships from their trendy neighborhoods in Charleston

  From Post & Courier Charleston’s growing popularity as a tourism destination is showing up at the State Ports Authority’s cruise ship terminal, creating a need for an ever-more-delicate balance between filling market demand and maintaining Charleston’s growing popularity as

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The RAVEN by Edgar Allan Poe – read by Christopher Walken

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The Tell Tale Heart performed by Vincent Price – by Edgar Allan Poe


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