Tag Archives: Middlebury

Otter Updates

We’ve been very busy in the store! So many books have come in so most of the time it’s been going through them – SPS (sorting, pricing, shelving). Slow and steady. Civil War to local authors and fiction and a … Continue reading

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So my friend goes to Paris…

and, of course, he goes to Shakespeare & Company (twice!). He so nicely brought me a gift. Perfect! Right?  And no, I won’t sell it. Promise! (Yes, I’ve been known to sell my daughter’s books as I’m reading them in … Continue reading

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“Paris in May” and the May Arts Walk Celebrating “Words through Art”

Lots going on in here! And of course…there’s always the used books… Paris in May! Celebrating all that’s French. Particularly Paris. Why? Why not?  Read my previous post to catch-up, if you want. Shakespeare & Co. is the focal point … Continue reading

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I’m a Used Bookstore Nerd – Shakespeare & Co.

Before I get into that I want to report that I had so much fun at the Sustainable Living Expo 2014 held Mar 29. A few people came up to the booth asking why there was a library at the … Continue reading

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OCUB @ Sustainable Living Expo 2014

Otter Creek Used Books will be at this show, March 29th. And looking forward to it. Used books fit right into this philosophy. Look for Hannah in the gym, booth #M43.  She’ll have oodles of books available for sale from … Continue reading

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Otterly Rambles

So much for New Year resolutions! That’s all I’m going to say about that. The year has so far been very good to the store. I’ve been busy with SPS – sorting, pricing, shelving. That is what my time has … Continue reading

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Meeting 2014 Head On!

Hard to believe but here is 2014. I never do resolutions but this year I’m so into it. Thought I’d share some of what I’ve written down with the store in mind: More bookcases! More shelves! More postings More books … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

“Perhaps that is where our choice lies — in determining how we will meet the inevitable end of things, and how we will greet each new beginning,” from the book BURNING by Elana K. Arnold. Happy New Year one and … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from Otter Creek Used Books!

Everywhere, everywhere, Christmas tonight! ********** For the Christ Child who comes is the Master of all, No palace too great and no cottage too small. ~ Phillips Brooks Wishing you all a very, merry Christmas! -Barbara

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Otter Poetry

Original art by Hannah Harding-Minton River-Mates by Padraic Colum I’ll be an otter, and I’ll let you swim A mate beside me; we will venture down A deep, dark river, when the sky above Is shut of the sun; spoilers … Continue reading

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