Sears Wish Book Returns

Sears Department Stores recently announced that they're bringing back its "Wish Book." They claim that customers missed it, so they've created a smaller yet still hefty printed version that will go to "best members" of the store. I grew up on the "Sears Wish Book" holiday catalog. Literally. It was so thick, we'd use it as a step stool to reach sinks and top shelves. This 400-plus-page catalog appeared every year just in time to start going through hundreds of pages of stuff that would bring my family closer, increase my style, and offer hours of fun. (In fact, the book sometimes expanded to well over 600 pages!) The Wish Book was all about dreaming of things that would never be. Sears was n