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Make Reading Social: Join a Book Club! When I was an undergrad English major I took a course in American Literature after World War II. On the first day of class, the professor said, “This is a rare chance to read several of the...
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29-04-2013 04-23-2013 No jwalsh 1

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1 Comment Books Library book clubs, classics, community, Hillcrest, Huck Finn, Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain, Of Human Bondage, peninsula, reading, Seaside, Shakespeare, Superstorm Sandy, Tom Sawyer Matt Allison
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Are Books Dying? "It’s a Book" Attempts to Give Readers an Answer Picture books are just for children, right? Not always so. Lane Smith’s picture book, It’s a Book has the look and feel of a book for the very young, with its thin, flat shape,...
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08-05-2013 04-22-2013 No 0

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It's a Book, Lane Smith, Its a Book Books Library It’s a Book, Lane Smith psiska
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At Last, Books That Combine Our Loves of Libraries and Cats! Vicki Myron is the genius behind several books — with options for kids and adults — that happily star both a cat and a library, much to the delight of that wonderful segment of the...
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08-05-2013 04-22-2013 No 0

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Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World Books Library Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World, Vicki Myron, with Brett Witter Patricia Siska
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Ray Bradbury's Biographer Is Taking Your Questions Now Sam Weller, an associate professor at Columbia, was Ray Bradbury's chosen biographer. He is also the author of Listen to the Echoes: The Ray Bradbury Interviews and Shadow Show: All New...
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22-04-2013 04-22-2013 No 9

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9 Comments Ray Bradbury Books Library authors, Books, Ray Bradbury, reading Mary Kearl
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The Most Challenged Books of 2012 Every year, the American Library Association's Office for Intellectual Freedom tracks books that are challenged by members of the community, banned from libraries or are otherwise ...
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18-04-2013 04-18-2013 No 0

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Fifty Shades of Grey Banned Book Books Library ALA, banned books, Books, censorship, fifty shades of grey Mary Kearl
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