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SL Book Fair 2008

April 23rd, 2008 | Category: Books, Fair, Places to Visit, Storytelling

From notecard and group notice:

The Second Life Book Fair 2008 will be held April 25-27, on Book Island and Publishing Island, and with loads of events, there is something sure to please everyone. Here are some direct SLURL’s to event areas.

Book Island Stage

Cartland Court

Beach Discussion Area

Publishing Island Stage

Here is the event schedule:

Friday 25th
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Second Life Book Fair 2008

March 12th, 2008 | Category: Books, Fair, Places to Visit

Received via notecard:

SL Book Fair 2008, 25-27 April at Book Island and Publishing Islands

It’s on again! The SL Book Fair 2008 will be held on 25th April - 27th April on Book and Publishing Islands. Last year saw over 1400 visitors attending the Fair in the course of three days. There were over 40 exhibitors and nearly 20 events and the response to the event was overwhelming. This year will be even bigger and better as it will take place across two sims. Don’t miss out! Once the exhibit stalls are taken, they are gone. If you are into books in any way this is your Fair!

Get involved in:

Setting up an exhibit stall - stalls are available for two weeks rental to cover before, during and after the fair at L$250 per week. (Prim allowance 20).

Holding an event to promote you and / or your product using the first class facilities on Book and Publishing Islands (priority will be given to exhibitors when scheduling events).

How to exhibit:

Visit Book island Book Island or Publishing Island and pick up an exhibitor’s application form from the red boxes near the TP points.

Save it and return it to the box or send it to Selina Greene. Nearer the time, we will be in touch with further information about renting your booth and setting up. Submitting your application ensures that a booth will be built for you.


If you would like to hold an event, please send a notecard to Angeline Blachere or Kitumscheid Writer and they will send you an application form.

Deadline for all applications: 13th April 2008

See you at the Fair!

Book Island

Publishing Island Book Village

Contacts: Selina Greene (exhibitors and general), Angeline Blachere or Kitumscheid Writer (event scheduling), Diana Allandale (either).

If you would like to rent a shop on Book Island or Publishing Island outside of the fair, please contact Selina Greene or Angeline Blachere

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Nano Prims Free Book Learn Now

September 19th, 2007 | Category: Books, Education, How To, Prims

What: Nano Prims Free Book Learn Now

When: Sep 18, 2007 from now on

Where: Publishing Island Second Life

Description: Come And Pick Up Your Free Class In A Book. Nano Prims.

Just how do they do that. if you have ever seen a nano prim and wondered just how do they reduce prims smaller than the linden limits then pop along to slguides and get your free virtual book, not a notecard. real book that flips pages and has full color diagrams, in a full length class contained in a book.*note* self teaching book

When you rez you will see the book available in the sign.

While you are there you need to just wear the book from you inventory by right clicking it and select wear to enjoy your slguides book

We also stock books on poseballs beds furniture building texturing animating animation of textures tattoos tattoo dj or escorting even.

With over 55 books on lots of subjects from new resident to advanced there is a book to suit everyone’s needs.

How about a 96 page book on setting up your own business.

With sales totaling over 100,000 and 60,000 residents why not come and join the slguides way of learning

Second Life URL.

Popularity: 4%


The Writers’ Block Party

August 14th, 2007 | Category: Books, Fashion, Party

What: The Writers’ Block Party

Where: Book Island, Media World (208, 225, 37)

When: August 18, 2007

On Saturday night, August 18, the publishing and fashion industries will party together in a tribute to the gothic novel. The Literary Fashions party combines the efforts of dozens of vendors on two sims and welcomes Book Island’s newest member, the Writers’ Block Café and Bar. Top Goth fashionistas will roll out their fall collections to tunes spun by DJ Masacre Soon, followed by dancing, drinking, and fireworks. There will be prizes for outfits depicting characters from gothic horror literature, and a super grand prize of a gothic castle designed by Qabalah Quintus. The Writers’ Block is the latest venture of the Alliance Second Life Library, in partnership with Book Island. The event begins at 3:00 SL at Pulitzer Square. For more information contact Vikki Planer, manager of The Writers’ Block Café and Bar.

Source: Writers’ Block Party, Saturday August 18th

Second Life URL.

Popularity: 3%

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