book picks

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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.
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    Halloween reads that will spook and scare you

    For some, Halloween is all about the trick-or-treating and dressing up the kids in cute costumes. However, the scary aspects of...
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    Teen reads that go bump in the night

    Halloween season brings out the spooky in all of us. Candace of Beth Fish Reads picks five seasonal titles for young adult readers...
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    Must-read: The Lighthouse Road by Peter Geye

    Peter Geye's brilliant second novel explores the complexities of family, love, and survival in a turn-of-the-century logging town on...
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    Must-read: Charlotte Street by Danny Wallace

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    Danny Wallace's Charlotte Street is a charming debut novel about a boy who meets girl, loses girl and sets out on a heartwarming...
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    Fiction meets non-fiction: A mashup

    We've paired some favorite fiction reads with some non-fiction suggestions that explore similar themes in our monthly mashup!
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    Must-read: Jennifer Johnson is Sick of Being Married

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    Heather McElhatton is an author who always delivers a fun and satisfying novel and her latest, Jennifer Johnson is Sick of Being...
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    Breast Cancer Awareness Month: A list of memoirs

    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and we have five amazing books about surviving and thriving after breast cancer. There are...
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    Read it first: October's books to read then see the movie

    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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    Hot in audio: The Jewels of Paradise by Donna Leon

    Each month Candace of Beth Fish Reads recommends the best in audiobooks, the perfect way to read when you're on the move. Cassandra...
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    Hannah Harrington talks Speechless

    Hannah Harrington is back and writing about tough issues for teens in her second book, Speechless. Hannah talks with SheKnows about...
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    Must-read: Sad Desk Salad

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    Jessica Grose's debut novel, Sad Desk Salad , hooks you from the moment you peel open the cover and begin reading. Her writing is...
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    Fiction meets TV: A Big Bang Theory mashup

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    October is one of the best months for our favorite TV shows. For The Big Bang Theory fans, it's time to catch up with Leonard,...
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    New reads that won't break the bank

    Most new books are released as hardcovers, which are expensive. But SheKnows can help! "Paperback originals" are released straight...
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    Now in paperback: October picks

    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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    RED HOT BOOK OF THE WEEK: In Need of a Good Wife by Kelly O'Connor McNees

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    Kelly O'Connor McNees returns to 19th century America for her second novel, In Need of a Good Wife. This time, she focuses on women...
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    Listen up: The Diviners by Libba Bray

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    Each month, Candace of Beth Fish Reads recommends the best in audiobooks, the perfect way to read when you're on the move. January...