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Generations of characters enliven Tyler's 'Dance'

Something very strange takes place early in Anne Tyler's new novel. A college student named Willa is flying home with her boyfriend when...

July 15, 2018 1:00 am


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'Don Draper to data'

It is telling that one of the most prominent and memorable figures in Ken Auletta's new book is Don Draper, the fictional executive at...

July 15, 2018 1:00 am


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Book of 'Losses' proves to be uplifting

A few years ago, Donald Hall wrote “Essays After Eighty” about the “diminishments” of old age. His follow-up...

July 11, 2018 1:00 am


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Library's top 10

FICTION1. “The President Is Missing”by Bill Clinton, James Patterson

July 11, 2018 1:00 am


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New library books

The following novels are new at the Little Turtle branch of the Allen County Public Library. 

July 11, 2018 1:00 am


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Outcast heroine sorts out her demons

Canadian author Sheena Kamal continues to show how cultural touchstones reverberate into adulthood in her intriguing look at Vancouver...

July 11, 2018 1:00 am


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'Wasted' time essential to health, TED talker argues

Do you do calf stretches while you are brushing your teeth? Listen to a podcast if you take a 10-minute walk? Scroll through Twitter...

July 8, 2018 1:00 am


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Against the odds

What if? What if Bucky Dent's home run over Fenway's Green Monster, leading the New York Yankees to the 1978 American League East title,...

July 8, 2018 1:00 am


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Former Miss America signing books at fundraiser

Katie Stam Irk, Miss America 2009, is to sign copies of her new devotional guide from 4 to 6 p.m. today at Bowls Frozen Desserts in Auburn.

July 6, 2018 1:27 pm


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Ex-Miss America signs books in Auburn

Katie Stam Irk, Miss America 2009, will be signing copies of her new book, “Merely Moving Shadows: A 10-Week Devotional Guide to...

July 4, 2018 1:00 am


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New library books

These works of nonfiction are new at the Hessen Cassel branch of the Allen County Public Library. 

July 4, 2018 1:00 am


Books

Library's top 10

FICTION1. “The President Is Missing”by Bill Clinton, James Patterson

July 4, 2018 1:00 am


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Holocaust survivor's searing memories

The childhood that befell Szmulek Rozental, an 8-year-old boy living in Lodz, Poland, in the fall of 1939, was a hell on...

July 4, 2018 1:00 am