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Mom Gives Free Books to Kids to Help Prevent ‘Corona Summer Slide’

A mother in Cleveland, Ohio wants to help out students this summer. She is giving free books to children to help prevent the ‘corona summer slide.’
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Author Mary Higgins Clark, Dubbed the 'Queen of Suspense,' Dead at 92

Best-selling suspense author Mary Higgins Clark, died Friday night in Naples, Florida, according to Simon & Schuster. She was 92. "It is with deep sadness we say goodbye to the "Queen of Suspense" Mary Higgins Clark," the book publisher tweeted. "She passed away peacefully this evening, January...
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Hunger Games

"Hunger Games" Prequel's Main Character Is Not Who You Expect

Author Suzanne Collins has made Hunger Games villain Coriolanus Snow the protagonist of her new Hunger Games prequel novel.
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The Best Books to Read at Every Age, From 1 to 100

The Washington Post has compiled a list of the best books to read at every age, from one to 100. Here’s one pick from each decade (see full list at the link): Age 10: Smile by Raina Telgemeier. Underneath whatever embarrassing, ostentatious orthodontia you’re forced to trot out, you’re still you...
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Rival Booksellers Volunteer at San Diego Bookstore After Owner Undergoes Surgery

An independent bookstore in San Diego is depending on the kindness of rivals to help it stay afloat after the owner's emergency surgery. The Washington Post reports that on January 27, 43-year-old Book Catapult owner Seth Marko underwent emergency open-heart surgery. His wife and co-owner, Jennifer...
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