Caitlin Moran and Lena Dunham - School Library Journal Both of their books are best suited to the New Adult, college-age, early 20’s reader. ... Other entries cover summer camp, her first mindless 10/20/2014 - 12:39 pm | View Link
5 Stunning Novels For Language Lovers - Huffington Post ... those around him to inform the reader of his ... in with a guest they meet at their summer home. ... she's written a slew of books, including ... 10/20/2014 - 12:19 pm | View Link
Six to receive the North Carolina Award - Durham Herald-Sun ... trees, he concisely transports the reader to ... over 500 scientific papers, edited nine books and ... the Opening Ceremonies for the Summer ... 10/20/2014 - 6:08 am | View Link
Letters to the editor: Wonderful and strong - Tampa Tribune ... huckster for the farmers in the summer, and in ... concerned about a letter from a reader who said ... constitution and laws already on the ... 10/19/2014 - 5:15 am | View Link
How a Nixon Lawyer Fell Out of Love with Tricky Dick and Came to ... - The New Republic Online ... of the many Watergate-related books to appear ... We learn, for example, that in the summer of 1972 ... that to appreciate the book fully a ... 10/18/2014 - 10:46 am | View Link
My Summer 2014 Eclectic Reading List – Part 2 If your young reader enjoys this book, don’t forget to check out No Starch Press’s other educational books that use comic book/manga-style presentation such as their Can You Survive Inside the Human Body series (my review here) and many of its Manga ... 10/20/2014 - 11:41 pm | View Link
Shields students spend summer reading The top reader of the program was Madison Costello ... The top boy and girl in each grade received a prize pack from Browseabout Books. Each student who participated will receive two gift certificates to local establishments. Prizes were donated by ... 10/17/2014 - 8:54 am | View Link
Library book sale benefits summer reading program The racks will be full of great, used books, according to Library Director Crystal Osborne. A reader will be hard-pressed to find something that doesn’t suit their fancy, Osborne said. The sale starts Monday at 10 a.m. “We strive each summer to provide ... 10/15/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Three books that made a hot summer more bearable Three books that made a hot summer more bearable I’ve been busier reading than writing this summer and have neglected my Gentle Reader blog. Check out this story on dnj.com: http://on.dnj.com/1tTg0AP 09/14/2014 - 12:43 pm | View Link
Great books for younger readers this summer And recent research shows that younger readers much prefer printed books, so there's hope for the future ... and there are some fantastic new titles out this summer to suit every young reader. 07/11/2014 - 3:30 pm | View Link
fathermothergod Reading Group Guide Get the reading group guide for fathermothergod by Lucia Greenhouse, reviewed by O Magazine in August 2011. 10/20/2014 - 10:49 am | View Website
National Summer Learning Association Summer Starts in September : The Summer Starts in September: Comprehensive Planning Guide for Summer Learning Programs includes research-based strategies, program ... 10/20/2014 - 7:57 am | View Website
Read Kiddo Find great books for your children or the children you teach. The #1 bestselling author James Pattersons site guides you through titles, reviews, and exclusive ... 10/19/2014 - 6:32 am | View Website
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19 SUNDAY | 5 P. M. Richard Blanco, the poet for President Obama’s second inauguration, will discuss his memoir “The Prince of Los Cocuyos: A Miami Childhood,” at Politics and Prose, 5015 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-364-1919. Read full article >>
Azar Nafisi is an enthusiast. In the epilogue to her book, “The Republic of Imagination,” she states that she began her analysis (but, really, celebration) of American literature intending to write about 24 books. She ended up choosing three: “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,” “Babbitt” and “The Heart is a Lonely Hunter.” In these works by Mark Twain, Sinclair Lewis and Carson McCullers, she finds the essence of the American experience, filtered through narratives not about exceptionalism or fabulous success, but alienation, solitude and landscape.
On an April day in 1859, the editor of the modest Central Illinois Gazette was busily setting type in his West Urbana office when the paper’s owner summoned him to meet a guest. “Old Abe is here and he wants to see you!” With his sleeves rolled up and some ink smudges on his hand, William Osborn Stoddard reluctantly put down his stick of type for a chat with Abraham Lincoln.
At the start of “Gray Mountain,” John Grisham’s angry and important new novel, Samantha Kofer — age 29, Washington native, graduate of Georgetown and Columbia Law — is a third-year associate at a huge New York law firm. She works 100 hours a week, doing boring chores that she hates, but she’s earning $180,000 a year and expects to be a $2 million-a-year partner by age 35.