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Harlan Coben’s Missing You – Online Dating’s Dark Side

Thursday, April 10th, 2014
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Kat Donovan, a New York City police officer, hasn’t had a boyfriend since she was dumped by her fiancé, Jeff, who then disappeared. Her best

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Marina Keegan’s The Opposite of Loneliness

Sunday, March 30th, 2014
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It’s a bittersweet experience reading Marina Keegan’s The Opposite of Loneliness. In the emotional introduction written by Anne Fadiman, one of Marina’s professors at Yale,

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The Girl with a Clock for a Heart
A Brilliant Debut for Peter Swanson

Monday, March 17th, 2014
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“Maybe she had thought that…she would have a fresh start, that the clock she had instead of a heart would fully stop and she would

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Theater Books And Plays Are The Star Attractions

Saturday, March 8th, 2014
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Do you dream of a life on the stage or in the movies? Are you curious about what makes show people so special, and how

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Does Money Buy Happiness?

Friday, February 28th, 2014
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Many people believe it does. A much older (and recently deceased friend) used to say that “Money doesn’t buy happiness—it merely helps unhappiness.” Donna Skeels

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YA Books Tackle Tough Teen Topics

Thursday, February 27th, 2014
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No matter how close you are to your teenager, there are some things it’s difficult for parent and child to discuss. Why not give your

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So, You Want To Be A Writer?
These Books Can Help

Saturday, February 22nd, 2014
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The great thing about being a writer is that all you need to start is a piece of paper, a pencil, and an idea. It

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Fine February Books For The Whole Family

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014
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So…February. What can you say? Snowy, icy, gray and gloomy. But on the bright side, the days are getting longer, the light has changed, and

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