Weird Literary Destination: The O. Henry House in Austin, Texas

Visit the O. Henry House Museum, former residence to author William Sydney Porter, in Austin, Texas, to find out if he was weird like the rest of the city.

Winnie the Pooh Banished to New York City

Visit the original stuffed animals that inspired A. A. Milne’s stories about Winnie the Pooh and the Hundred Acre Wood at the New York Public Library.

Tour Juneau, Alaska by the Books

Read these nonfiction stories before touring Juneau, Alaska. You’ll find that Juneau is a place where true stories make fiction seem dull.

Misty of Chincoteague Pony Penning Itinerary

Marguerite Henry’s Misty books made Chincoteague’s annual Pony Penning festival famous. Plan your visit with this Misty of Chincoteague Itinerary.

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My Reading Life: Juneau’s Worst Kept Secret- Romeo the Wolf

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Reading Around Juneau

Romeo, as he came to be known, was a an unusually large black wolf that showed up in our town the winter of 2003. Living with black bears in our back yards, it is not uncommon to have large wild mammals sharing our spaces, but a wolf was rare.

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