Tag Archives: Ian Fleming

Everybody Should Read This Book

My Celebrity Spokespersons By Jeff Salter This is another example of a topic I’d originally suggested, but for which I no longer recall whether I had anything particular in mind. Indeed, as I’ve read the offerings of the Resident Foxes … Continue reading

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Real Problems For Me

Free week. I had guests lined up for months in advance and now I find myself running on empty. So in keeping with the literary idea of the bog, I will discuss the Adult Summer Reading Program at my local … Continue reading

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Sharing Books & Stories

By Jeff Salter As sometimes happens, my take on this 4F1H weekly topic may veer a bit. In discussing books (and stories) I’ve shared with friends or family, I’m not taking the “share” part too literally. In other words, with … Continue reading

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From Film to Paper

By Jeff Salter I wanted to steal Angie Schroeder’s cool blog title, “From Screen to Shelf” but I didn’t. This is Part 2 of a two-week focus on books and movies. Last week, we looked at the movies we saw … Continue reading

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After the book, had to see the film

Movies I’ve Watched Because I Loved the Books By Jeff Salter This is Part 1 of a two-week focus on movies and books. Next week, we’ll be looking at books we’ve read because we saw and enjoyed a movie. But … Continue reading

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Best 007 Bad Guys

By Jeff Salter Four the final week of our September tribute to James Bond 007, we’re focused on our favorite Bond (male or female) villains. If you’ve perused my previous three blogs – click on the archives if you haven’t … Continue reading

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Be scared, very scared …

Last week of the Bond month. Sad in a way, but hasn’t it been interesting and exciting! I could go on for another few weeks …. LOL Anyway …. favourite Bond Villain or Villainesses. “No Mr Bond, I want you … Continue reading

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Favorite Bond GIRLS

By Jeff Salter Well, I guess everybody who’s seen a James Bond movie has a favorite female from the series.  For me, however, it’s impossible to select just one “favorite.”  So, please indulge me while I go over my list. … Continue reading

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One Night with Bond, James Bond

Thanks for stopping by, everyone! We’re celebrating James Bond this month and it’s been interesting to say the least, but a lot of fun as well! I hear often how unpopular James Bond is with some due to his “exploitation”, … Continue reading

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The Bond’athon continues …

“Bond, James Bond” That’s the theme for this month and I am enjoying it. And I’m learning new things, as well as re-living old favourites. Then there’s the question you answer and as I read the readers’ comments the “Of … Continue reading

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