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>My new Mac is making me do it.

>All kinds of ways to avoid work right here, but I suppose you could tell yourself that it’s continuing education. I’m really enjoying Charles Cumming’s “The 21 Steps.” Maps! Thanks to Leila for the link.

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Roger Sutton has been the editor in chief of The Horn Book, Inc, since 1996. He was previously editor of The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books and a children's and young adult librarian. He received his M.A. in library science from the University of Chicago in 1982 and a B.A. from Pitzer College in 1978. Follow him on Twitter: @RogerReads.



  1. >Apropos of nothing, I love the new picture.

  2. Steve J. says:

    >So what’s the new Mac? If we’re going to indulge in map lust, we may as well throw tech lust in the mix as well.

    I’m guessing MacBook Pro.

  3. Roger Sutton says:

    >Imac–I use it on a timeshare basis with the podcast production team. Thanks, Thommy, it’s courtesy of what could be a real time-waster, the free “Photo Booth” program that comes with the computer.

  4. >There are all sorts of ways to waste time with that Mac. I know I kill all kinds of time on mine. Have you checked out the cool iMovie software? Makes me feel a little Disneyish.

  5. Steve J. says:

    >Nice machine!

  6. fairrosa says:

    >I could tell that you used Photobooth. My personal favorite is the simple sepia effect 🙂

    Put up different pictures regularly. I like them more than the really official looking picture. You are more than that!

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