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Guardian Unlimited
Lizzie Skurnick: a passion for Young Adult fictionSkurnick didn’t set out to bring-much loved and long-forgotten children’s books
Lizzie Skurnick: a passion for Young Adult fiction
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 hours ago
Skurnick didn’t set out to bring-much loved and long-forgotten children’s books back into print. “I was hoping someone else would do it – it was very naive of me.” While writing Shelf Discovery, she began posting old book covers to her Facebook page,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Literary listings: Richard Ford at UL; Keats Lives; and Red Line Book Festival Man Booker judges; Dún Laoghaire Library Voices; Open mic at the Writers Centr
Literary listings: Richard Ford at UL; Keats Lives; and Red Line Book Festival
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
Man Booker judges; Dún Laoghaire Library Voices; Open mic at the Writers Centre; and Yeats in concert The Pulitzer prizewinning author Richard Ford makes his first visit... Read more
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Quartz
I didn’t think I wanted kids but cancer forced me to decide - Quartz in the stars I celebrated my 39th birthday with dinner and too much
I didn’t think I wanted kids but cancer forced me to decide
Quartz / Posted 8 days ago
- Quartz in the stars I celebrated my 39th birthday with dinner and too much red wine at an inn on Martha’s Vineyard. I remember... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
How Australian creatives are turning to podcasts for DIY careers Australian comedians and performers aren't just waiting for TV or radio execu
How Australian creatives are turning to podcasts for DIY careers
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
Australian comedians and performers aren't just waiting for TV or radio executives to give them a dream gig: they're going it alone and building their careers from the ground up,... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
The Mid-Hudson Library System’s ‘Most Requested’ for the week ending Aug. 9, 2015The following is a list of the most requested books at your local libraries for
The Mid-Hudson Library System’s ‘Most Requested’ for the week ending Aug. 9, 2015
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 19 days ago
The following is a list of the most requested books at your local libraries for the week ending Aug. 9: (* = not yet available) Most Requested Fiction 1. Go Set a Watchman: Harper Lee, Harper 2. The Girl on the Train: Paula Hawkins, Penguin Group... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
The Book Sense National best-Sellers for the week ending Aug. 9, 2015HARDCOVER FICTION 1. Go Set a Watchman: Harper Lee, Harper 2. All the Light W
The Book Sense National best-Sellers for the week ending Aug. 9, 2015
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 19 days ago
HARDCOVER FICTION 1. Go Set a Watchman: Harper Lee, Harper 2. All the Light We Cannot See: Anthony Doerr, Scribner 3. The Girl on the Train: Paula Hawkins, Riverhead 4. Circling the Sun: Paula McLain, Ballantine 5. Wind/Pinball — Two Novels:... Read more
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Washington Post
How to help your kids at school — even if you don’t understand what they are doingNew North Middle School Principle Curtis Shelton, left, fist bumps as he greets
How to help your kids at school — even if you don’t understand what they are doing
Washington Post / Posted 23 days ago
New North Middle School Principle Curtis Shelton, left, fist bumps as he greets students getting off the bus Monday, Aug. 10, 2015, the first day of classes for all Henderson County Schools, in Henderson, Ky. (Mike Lawrence/The Gleaner via AP) It’s... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
New good reads and an old friend worth revisitingSo with all the comments I had heard I thought I should reread “The Great Gatsb
New good reads and an old friend worth revisiting
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
So with all the comments I had heard I thought I should reread “The Great Gatsby” and I did. Since then I have heard a few people say how disappointed they were when they read the book — now in 2015. One must remember the era in which “great books”... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Book Review: Judy Blume's In the Unlikely EventIn The Unlikely Event- Judy Blume A book review by Adrienne Raczki Set in sma
Book Review: Judy Blume's In the Unlikely Event
Fernie Free Press / Posted 25 days ago
In The Unlikely Event- Judy Blume A book review by Adrienne Raczki Set in small town New Jersey this novel examines the life and mind of Miri Ammerman, a 15 year old girl who’s teenage existence takes an unexpected turn in the winter of 1953. A... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
What's new at the library?"Alert" by James Patterson, "As Night Falls" by Jenny Milchman, "The English Sp
What's new at the library?
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 29 days ago
"Alert" by James Patterson, "As Night Falls" by Jenny Milchman, "The English Spy" by Daniel Silva, "The Rumor" by Elin Hilderbrand, "Long Tall Christmas" by Janet Dailey, "Refining Fire" by Tracie Peterson, "Death Wears a Beauty Mask" by Mary Higgins... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Prather’s Pick: Judy Blume's new novelAlthough this week’s novel for adults is a work of fiction, author Judy Blume s
Prather’s Pick: Judy Blume's new novel
Craig Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
Although this week’s novel for adults is a work of fiction, author Judy Blume says that the catastrophic events at the center of the plot really happened. "In the Unlikely Event," by Judy Blume Blume writes that she grew up in Eiizabeth, New Jersey... Read more
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The Irish Times
Literary listings: Irish head for Edinburgh, and Library Voices at Dun Laoghaire Fighting Words seeks volunteers, Nuala Ní Chonchúir and Paula McGrath launch n
Literary listings: Irish head for Edinburgh, and Library Voices at Dun Laoghaire
The Irish Times / Posted 30 days ago
Fighting Words seeks volunteers, Nuala Ní Chonchúir and Paula McGrath launch new novels, and celebrities and authors read at Dubray Books Culture Ireland’s Showcase... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
The Book Sense National Nest-Sellers for the week ending July 26, 2015HARDCOVER FICTION 1. Go Set a Watchman: Harper Lee, Harper 2. All the Light W
The Book Sense National Nest-Sellers for the week ending July 26, 2015
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 1 months ago
HARDCOVER FICTION 1. Go Set a Watchman: Harper Lee, Harper 2. All the Light We Cannot See: Anthony Doerr, Scribner 3. The Girl on the Train: Paula Hawkins, Riverhead 4. The English Spy: Daniel Silva, Harper 5. The Little Paris Bookshop: Nina... Read more
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Newser
A Boy Who Wanted Books Asked His Mailman for Help. Then the Mailman Asked the Internet ...– Not all the news was bleak this week. Here are five stories to prove it: Des
A Boy Who Wanted Books Asked His Mailman for Help. Then the Mailman Asked the Internet ...
Newser / Posted 1 months ago
– Not all the news was bleak this week. Here are five stories to prove it: Desperate to Read, Boy Asks Mailman for Junk Mail: When a 12-year-old boy in Utah asked a mailman for junk mail so he could have some reading material, the mailman turned to... Read more
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E! Online
Judy Blume, Twitter Marriage Counselor?Are you there, God? It's Judy Blume, The Marriage Counselor. Yes it's true—in
Judy Blume, Twitter Marriage Counselor?
E! Online / Posted 1 months ago
Are you there, God? It's Judy Blume, The Marriage Counselor. Yes it's true—in addition to being one of the most beloved Young Adult novelists of all time, Judy Blume also moonlights saving husbands from being left by their wives. Let us... Read more
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Daily Mail
Judy Blume helps hapless husband who tossed wife's priceless bookDistraught husband nearly destroyed his marriage after accidentally giving away
Judy Blume helps hapless husband who tossed wife's priceless book
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
Distraught husband nearly destroyed his marriage after accidentally giving away his wife's 'priceless' Judy Blume book - before the author herself saved the day Leonard Lasek, 33, from Brooklyn, gave away his wife's beloved copy of Are You There... Read more
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Newser
Judy Blume Comes to Hapless Husband's Rescue– Lots of husbands do lots of things that land them in the doghouse, but one Br
Judy Blume Comes to Hapless Husband's Rescue
Newser / Posted 1 months ago
– Lots of husbands do lots of things that land them in the doghouse, but one Brooklyn man has Judy Blume trying to bail him out. As the New York Daily News reports, the initially unidentified man accidentally gave away his wife's treasured copy of... Read more
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Mashable
Judy Blume helps husband who lost wife's copy of 'Are You There God?'What's This?Judy Blume is helping a despondent husband find his wife's copy of
Judy Blume helps husband who lost wife's copy of 'Are You There God?'
Mashable / Posted 1 months ago
What's This?Judy Blume is helping a despondent husband find his wife's copy of the book. Image: Kathy Willens/Associated Press Lost an irreplaceable copy of your favorite childhood read? Don't worry — the book's author herself might help you track... Read more
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