Trillium Book Awards Author Reading 2015

Another educational time-waster

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I got this link a couple of weeks back and have shared it with a lot of people. What makes this little game way better than computer solitaire is that it's fun, educational, and as far as I have been able to find out, they really do donate rice to the UN World Food Program.

So try your hand and don't feel the least bit guilty -- even if you're at work. Tell your boss you're helping to support their corporate philanthropic programme.

http://freerice.com

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Rick Blechta

Rick Blechta is the author of the novels Knock On Wood, The Lark Ascending, Shooting Straight in the Dark, Cemetery of the Nameless, and When Hell Freezes Over. A Case of You, his latest novel, will be published in the spring of 2008 with Rendezvous Press.

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