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Book Review: The Sunday Philosophy Club, by Alexander McCall Smith

Having loved The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency so much, I decided to give another Alexander McCall Smith book a try. (Hey, you have to appreciate what’s at the local library. 743 more words

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Why People HATE Books

When I say I like reading, heinous looks from the people around me follow. Most of my friends will cower at the sight of books. 395 more words

Big Beach Book Bonanza - Giveaway Ends at Midnight Tomorrow

Midnight tomorrow is your last chance to win the newest books from our authors Jane Green and Sally Koslow, who are in great company with Jojo Moyes, Elin Hilderband, Emma Straub, Mary Alice Monroe, Mary Kay Andrews, and Laura Lane McNeal.

Enter here!

Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands…chatting with Chris Bohjalian

What a treat to speak with Chris as he winds up his tour in Asheville, NC!

Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands will stay with you long after you reach “The End.”  It is a page-turning treat of a book with one of the most heartbreaking and lovable hereoines in today’s fiction.   46 more words


Great Job!

In the six weeks of Summer Reading, you guys read a total of 2,406 hours!

I know, I know, what you really want to know is the list of prize winners. 12 more words

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Book Recommendations from WBTV (Charlotte CBS affiliate) from July 21, 2014

Who’s looking for some great summer reading books? Errybody! Check out my book recommendations during my Need to Read segment on WBTV July 21, 2014. Please… 438 more words

Rocket into Space Storytime on July 29

Fizz, Boom, Read! was the theme of our science-orientated summer reading initiative this year, so it only seems appropriate to finish up with a science-related storytime– and why not take a trip to space?!   59 more words

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