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ArtsBeat: Ichabod Crane Rides Again in New Edition

New York Times Book Reviews - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 2:27pm
Penguin Classics has published a new edition of the Washington Irving short-story collection that includes “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.”






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Alamo Heights Weekly Community Calendar — Sept. 24-30 - mySanAntonio.com

Alliance News Stream - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 12:29pm

Alamo Heights Weekly Community Calendar — Sept. 24-30
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Alliance Francaise of San Antonio will offer French language classes for beginners and beginners plus 10 a.m.-noon Saturdays for six weeks, starting this weekend, at the Institute of Texan Cultures, 801 E. Cesar Chavez. ... North East Independent ...

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Interested in the two best YA novels this season? Enter to win *signed* copies...

Shelf Awareness - Tue, 09/23/2014 - 5:24pm
Interested in the two best YA novels this season?

Enter to win *signed* copies of AFTERWORLDS by Scott Westerfeld and BLACK ICE by Becca Fitzpatrick!


Win signed copies of BLACK ICE by Becca Fitzpatrick & AFTERWORLDS by Scott Westerfeld
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Black Ice is New York Times bestselling author Becca Fitzpatrick’s riveting romantic thriller set against the treacherous backdrop of the mountains of Wyoming. Falling in love should never be this dangerous…
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Bookends: Should Writers Avoid Sentimentality?

New York Times Book Reviews - Tue, 09/23/2014 - 9:00am
Roland Barthes said, “It is no longer the sexual which is indecent, it is the sentimental.” Zoë Heller and Leslie Jamison debate whether sentimentality is still a cardinal sin for writers.






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Happy Autumnal Equinox!

Shelf Awareness - Tue, 09/23/2014 - 8:17am
Happy Autumnal Equinox!


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Shelf Awareness - Tue, 09/23/2014 - 8:15am

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This street art in Norway says it all.
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Totally understand how this kid feels.

Shelf Awareness - Tue, 09/23/2014 - 8:09am
Totally understand how this kid feels.


Laura on Twitter: "Book review by my 6 year old (a misunderstanding of the availability of...
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Book review by my 6 year old
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Children's Books: ‘Harlem Hellfighters,’ by J. Patrick Lewis and Gary Kelley

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 2:37pm
A picture book about an African-American regiment in World War I that confronted racists as well as the German Army.






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Children's Books: Anthony Browne’s ‘What If . . . ?’ and More

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:06pm
Swallowing their fears, these adventuresome characters set off down unfamiliar streets and explore unknown worlds.






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Blood, Oil and the Geopolitics of the Gulf - CounterPunch

Alliance News Stream - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 10:03am

Blood, Oil and the Geopolitics of the Gulf
CounterPunch
Martha Rosenberg and Robert Wilbur assay the deadly legacy of the Broken Windows theory of criminology; Gaming the White Man's Money: Louis Proyect offers a short history of tribal casinos; Death by Incarceration: Troy Thomas reports from inside prison ...

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#BannedBooksWeek

Shelf Awareness - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 7:37am
#BannedBooksWeek


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ArtsBeat: Vintage to Release García Márquez E-Books

New York Times Book Reviews - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 6:00am
Nine of Gabriel García Márquez’s works will be released in digital-format English versions in October.






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Shelf Awareness - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 4:23pm

Book Nerd Problems | Cats Are Book Hogs

That time the worst decision ever was living with a ball of fur because he totally ignored the section on boundaries in your roommate contract. Subscribe to ...
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ArtsBeat: Fiction Long List Announced for National Book Awards

New York Times Book Reviews - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 2:47pm
Marilynne Robinson, Elizabeth McCracken and Phil Klay are among the writers whose work is on the 2014 fiction long list for the National Book Awards.






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Shelf Awareness - Sun, 09/21/2014 - 8:13am

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Voltron: Defender of the Universe, the dog -- and THE DOG by Joseph O'Neill.
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160 gastroenterologists to know – 2014 - Becker's Hospital Review

Alliance News Stream - Sat, 09/20/2014 - 5:18pm

160 gastroenterologists to know – 2014
Becker's Hospital Review
Steven A. Edmundowicz, MD, is chief of endoscopy as well as director of interventional endoscopy and a professor of medicine at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. He has clinical and ... He has authored more than 150 articles in ...

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Shelf Awareness - Sat, 09/20/2014 - 3:19pm

Everyone Your Favorite Author Slept With, in One Extremely Nerdy Chart
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Smart people *really* like to sleep with each other.
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Shelf Awareness - Sat, 09/20/2014 - 9:52am

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This is our kind of "to do" list! What book is on your list of things to do today? Image found on Pinterest http://www.pinterest.com/pin/101190322852747762/
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Things To Do In NYC This Week Including Bagel Tours - Albany Times Union (blog)

Alliance News Stream - Sat, 09/20/2014 - 2:50am

Things To Do In NYC This Week Including Bagel Tours
Albany Times Union (blog)
Among the events are a free Indie Book party on Friday at 7:30 p.m. at the Greenlight Bookstore, 686 Fulton Street, at South Portland Avenue, Fort Greene; and a free reading on Saturday at 2 p.m. by R.L. Stine at the Green-Wood Cemetery, Fifth Avenue ...

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