Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Grand Prize Reader

I was having a bad day and then I stopped by the library. 

"Hey, Debbie," Dana Kay, the branch manager, called to me as I came in. "You are the grand prize winner."

"Oh my!" I told the library clerk. "I won the summer adult reading club contest. I wonder what the grand prize is. Maybe a $5,000 gift card to Barnes and Noble?"

"Yeah, right," the library clerk, Cynthia, said as she checked in books.

Dana Kay walked to the library office and brought out my prize. 

"Gracious," I said. "It's better than a $5,000 gift card to Barnes and Noble."

"Do you know what it is?" Dana Kay asked me.

"Yes," I told her. "It's a book pillow."

"Yes," said Dana Kay. "It's a book pillow, and I made it."

Isn't it lovely?





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36 comments:

  1. That's lovely. I think I'd like one!

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  2. That's lovely. I think I'd like one!

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  3. I like it, would not mind one of those. I left you a reply about my photo but in short its a washing Mangel

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  4. Congratulations! And what a perfect gift :)

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  5. Congrats to the prize. That's so cute and perfect for reading, that I must have for my own library room -
    http://maschas-buch.blogspot.de/2016/07/bucher-und-ich-25-fakten.html
    Greetings from Germany

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  6. That's great! Congratulations!

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  7. awwwww, double nice - pretty and comfy plus made with love.

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  8. congratulations, looks so comfy! Emma

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  9. Congratulations! What a pretty, and useful, prize!

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  10. Love it. I once won a book about making coffee drinks in a library raffle. You got a ticket for every 10 books checked out in month, as I recall, so I may have had a slight advantage!

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  11. Love it. I once won a book about making coffee drinks in a library raffle. You got a ticket for every 10 books checked out in month, as I recall, so I may have had a slight advantage!

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    1. I suspect that may have also been at play in this contest.

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  12. Such a well deserved prize for you!

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  13. Go girl! That looks cozy. Going to the library always makes for a better day!

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  14. That's awesome! Looks comfy, and congrats on your win.

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  15. Can you take the book pillow to school for the kidlets to sit on? Or do you have toware of lice so nothing soft like pillows?

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    1. Yes, the pillow probably has to stay at my house. Little buggies seem to always be a problem these days.

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  16. Congratulations, what a wonderful idea for a prize.

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  17. cool! I love the idéa of having a book pillow :)

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  18. What a great prize! I see someone sprawled on the floor ... eventually ...;)

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  19. Congrats! What a great prize, and not what I expected at all. Thanks for sharing. Here's MY SATURDAY SNAPSHOT POST

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  20. That's the perfect prize for a reader. I've never seen a book pillow before, but now I want one too.

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  21. What a super prize. Looks very comfy.

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  22. I hope you really wanted it when you made it! I does look like a great place to read.

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  23. Wow...that is a pillow I would definitely use!

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