BookExpo & BookCon Go Digital

BookExpo & BookCon Go Digital

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Today, Reedpop announced that BookExpo and BookCon will be completely digital. The physical events were cancelled due to Ms. Rona and having to quarantine ourselves. But from May 26, to the 31st, there will be a full week of FREE online programs attendees can participate in. The event director for BookExpo and BookCon, Jenny Martin had this to say, “We know how valuable it is for our community to gather and we felt it was important to reimagine the experiences you look forward to each year at BookExpo and BookCon to fit our current reality. We are excited to bring you BookExpo Online …

5 Shakespeare Facts That Will Make You Sound Smart at Parties

5 Shakespeare Facts That Will Make You Sound Smart at Parties

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Image via Ceoworld Magazine 1. His wife was named “Anne Hathaway” They married in the year 1582, when she was 26 and he was only 18. It was highly speculated that they married because she was pregnant, and that Shakespeare was involved with another woman during this time. Hathaway grew up in Shottery, England, which is a town next to Shakespeare’s Startford-upon-Avon, and she came from a family of farmers. After the birth of her first daughter, Susanna, in 1583, she later went on to give birth to twins Hammet and Judith in 1585. You guessed it-the Catwoman actress parent’s …