Milanese bancarelle
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The Milanese “bancarelle”

If you are a booklover, one of your first culture shocks on transferring to Milan from the UK, as I did more decades ago than I like to count, is discovering that the cosy second hand bookstore you used to find in any medium-sized British town…
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Squee’s Great Escape

“The grown-up dolphins warned him, Don’t get too close to people. Most 
are friendly, but there are some people who are unkind. Some humans take dolphins away from the ocean, and those dolphins never come back” (Squee’s Great Escape,…