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My Country ‘Tis of Thee: Of Thee I Read

Saturday, July 5th, 2014
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David McCullough, the Pulitzer-Prize winning historian, once said in describing the state of history understanding in our country, “We’re raising young people who are, by

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All Day and a Night

Alafair Burke’s All Day and A Night:
Unearthing Long Buried Secrets

Sunday, June 29th, 2014
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DNA evidence has turned criminal justice upside down. Hundreds of people have been found innocent through the examination of new DNA evidence. That trend makes

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Mind of Winter – A Thriller
About a Mother and Her Daughter

Sunday, June 22nd, 2014
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Something had followed them from Russia. Laura Kasischke, author of The Raising and The Life Before Her Eyes, is back in business with a truly

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Nancy Levin – Jumping Into a New Life

Sunday, June 22nd, 2014
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I first heard of Nancy Levin at the 2013 “I Can Do It” Summit Event, a regular event hosted by the new age publishing giant,

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Keep Quiet

Lisa Scottoline’s Keep Quiet

Sunday, June 15th, 2014
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How far would you go to protect your child? Most parents would say, very far. What if someone died? What if you were breaking the

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Book Expo America – Three Days in May

Saturday, June 14th, 2014
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The Book Expo America (BEA), the annual book lover’s dream event which just held court at the Jacob Javits Center is done, but the fragrance

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Love Hate

Jeffrey Deaver’s The Skin Collector
A Tattoo Artist Runs Amuck

Monday, June 9th, 2014
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In 1997’s The Bone Collector, Jeffrey Deaver introduced Lincoln Rhyme, a brilliant criminalist who once headed the NYPD’s forensic unit, then after suffering a devastating

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Jaded – Escaping from Nirvana

Sunday, June 1st, 2014
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Nirvana – a place or state characterized by freedom from or oblivion to pain, worry, and the external world. Jade and her family live in

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