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  1. Travel

    Top 5 Literary tours around the country

    The power of words has transcended barriers for centuries. With wordsmiths like Mark Twain, Jack London and Edgar Allen Poe making...
  2. Special Needs

    Let's hear it for grandmom-preneurs

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    If your daughter was diagnosed with profound hearing loss at 10 months, and you spent the next 30-plus years advocating to help her...
  3. Books

    Let Moll Anderson take you “from nice to spice”

    Moll Anderson teaches you how to change your life, starting with those drab curtains.
  4. Parenting Advice & Columns

    Chasing the Dream: Crowd-sourcing her publishing dreams

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    Cameron Garriepy wanted to see her novel published. But with the odds against her and without a publisher, how could she make it...
  5. Books

    Ken Baker talks Fangirl

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    With teen idols such as Justin Bieber and One Direction, fan girl hysteria has never had a firmer grip on our youth — it’s about...
  6. Celebrity Gossip

    Judy Blume details valiant fight with breast cancer

    Iconic author Judy Blume reveals that she spent the summer fighting a deadly disease: Breast cancer at 74.
  7. Books

    Kristin Harmel shares the sweetness of writing

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    Author Kristin Harmel has just finished a book tour for her eighth novel, The Sweetness of Forgetting. Ms. Harmel shares details of...
  8. Books

    BookExpo America: Breakfast with authors, Part 2

    BookExpo America (BEA) is the largest publishing industry trade show of the year. At the second adult author breakfast, actress...
  9. Books

    BookExpo America: Breakfast with authors, Part 1

    BookExpo America (BEA) is the largest publishing industry trade show of the year. At the author breakfasts, attendees learn about...
  10. Celebrity Relationships

    Man Candy Mondays: Nicholas Sparks

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    Nobody knows how to make us fall in love like Nicholas Sparks. With 18 books to his name — many of which have landed at the top of...
  11. Parenting

    Let the wild rumpus begin: A farewell to Maurice Sendak

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    It's hard to believe that we lost Maurice Sendak today, the beloved children's author and illustrator of Where the Wild Things Are...
  12. Books

    Author supports the troops with literature

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    Mystery-thriller author James Patterson gives back to the military in a big way. He tells how shipping 200,000 books wasn't an easy...
  13. Books

    Legendary children’s author, Jan Berenstain, dies

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    Beloved children’s book author, Jan Berenstain, died at the age of 88 on Friday after suffering a stroke the day before. As the...
  14. Books

    Five women writers who rock the page

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    Jen of Devourer of Books, a SheKnows Book Club blogger, shares her picks for five female authors whose novels are always fan...
  15. Books

    SheKnows Book Club pick & author chat: The Arrivals

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    Join us for a chat with Meg Mitchell Moore, the author of the final SheKnows Book Club pick of the year: The Arrivals .
  16. Books

    February Book of the Month: Siobhan Fallon's debut

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    Siobhan Fallon's debut novel, You Know When the Men Are Gone , is a deeply moving and hard to put down book about life on an...
  17. Books

    Valentine's Day book guide: A heartfelt read

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    Laura Fitzgerald, author of Veil of Roses , steps back into the spotlight with her second novel, Dreaming in English .
  18. Books

    The Last Will of Moira Leahy: October Book of the Month

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    This haunting debut novel, recently out in paperback, from Therese Walsh is perfect for fall -- and our pick for SheKnows' October...
  19. Grandparents

    Grandma-in-the-know book list

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    Three recent releases celebrate the 21st-century grandma in all her diversity and brilliance. Hot Granny: Fabulous at 50, 60, and...
  20. Books

    Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus ask the questions

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    Chick Lit co-authors Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus, whose first novel, The Nanny Diaries , was a runaway sensation and whose...