book picks

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    Historical fiction beyond Anne Boleyn: The Civil War

    Historical fiction covers a variety of subjects, not just the wives of Henry VIII. Here are some of our favorite novels about the...
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    Vacay from your vacay: Best books to read

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    The holidays are, of course, meant to be a happy time filled with good will and cheer. But that doesn't mean we don't sometimes need...
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    Shopping through the pages

    Not yet ready to hit the mall running? You'll be in the holiday shopping mood after you give these series a try. From stories about...
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    Think your family is crazy? Read these books!

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    While Thanksgiving is a time of celebration and gratitude, it can also be a reminder that your family, even if you love everyone in...
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    Thanksgiving: The power of food

    At Thanksgiving, we celebrate all that we have with a virtual — or occasionally, literal — cornucopia of food. Your Thanksgiving...
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    Mysteries to make your Thanksgiving cozy

    Everyone loves a good cozy mystery. Take a break from your Thanksgiving preparations and see if you can guess "whodunit."
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    RED HOT BOOK OF THE WEEK: Meet Me at Emotional Baggage Claim

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    With Thanksgiving just days away, New York Times bestselling authors Lisa Scottoline and her daughter Francesca Serritella's witty...
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    Beyond Twilight : New YA series to get hooked on

    Now that the last Twilight movie is out in theaters, it's time to look for some new Young Adult series to thrill and delight you....
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    Books to remember our veterans by: World War II

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    Veterans Day, which was this past Sunday (but was observed on Monday), is a chance for all of us to thank those around us who have...
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    The Pilgrims: A Thanksgiving audiobook roundup

    Each month Candace of Beth Fish Reads recommends the best in audiobooks, the perfect way to read when you're on the move. November's...
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    RED HOT BOOK OF THE WEEK: The Trial of Fallen Angels by James Kimmel Jr.

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    In The Trial of Fallen Angels, attorney James Kimmel Jr. explores the connection between justice and the divine.
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    Armchair travels: World War I for Veterans Day

    Veterans Day is celebrated on the anniversary of the end of World War I. This month, Armchair Travels transports readers to Europe's...
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    Jennifer Weiner's haunting eShort story

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    If you've been craving something new written by Jennifer Weiner, check out her latest chilling eShort story.
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    Fiction meets TV: A Homeland mashup

    Homeland is one of the best shows on TV right now, as evidenced by its sweep of the Emmy Awards. If one hour per week of this...
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    Best books for dog lovers

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    November is National Pet Awareness month and what better way to celebrate than to put the spotlight on great books you can read...
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    Now in paperback: November's red-hot reads

    Do you sometimes skip over titles at the bookstore, unsure if they're really worth $35? You're in luck! Most books make the...
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    Election 2012: Politics in books

    Election Day is finally upon us, and at this point, most of us have had just about enough of politics. If you love the drama of the...
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    RED HOT BOOK OF THE WEEK: Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver

    Barbara Kingsolver's beautiful new book Flight Behavior tackles tough issues of climate change, identity and marriage.
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    Read it first: November's books to read then see the movie

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    Some of the best movies and television series were born from the pages of a book. Every month, Candace from Beth Fish Reads features...
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    Fun Halloween reads for kids

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    From the silly to the spooky, there are a ton of fun books you can read to your little ones this Halloween.