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Why Abraham Lincoln’s Encounters with Black Americans Matter | Books

JJonathan White is a professor at Christopher Newport University in Virginia, a historian of Abraham Lincoln and the American Civil War. His new book, A house built by slaves, studies the encounters between the 16th president and black Americans. Its title comes from Michelle Obama’s speech at the Democratic convention …

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Check out Authors Magazine’s favorite new books to read this month

Eva by Boyd C. Hipp, II Neither Good Nor Evil by SM Robinson Marco Collina’s Maple Seed Helicopter Grab Valentine’s Day chocolates and your lover. Check out Explore Authors Magazine’s list of new books to read in February. Make Valentine’s Day even more special with new books for your library …

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Eriq La Salle Inks Deal With Sourcebooks Fo Martyr Maker Crime Books – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Thrice Emergency room Emmy-nominated actor Eriq La Salle has landed a three-book worldwide rights deal with Sourcebooks publisher Ebony Magazine Publishing for his dark and gritty thriller series Martyr Maker. laws of depravity, will be the first volume and will be available to a worldwide audience in November. The …

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what to give to a “mini Brian Cox”?

My 12 year old grandson is starting high school next year. He always wanted to be a physicist and his school results justify his interest. He is interested in the cosmos, the universe etc., a bit like a mini Brian Cox. Books, DVDs, etc. by Brian Cox can be a …

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Dean Robbins transforms complex adult biographies into accessible and fun books for children

It could easily be mistaken for overnight success or a sudden career change, but it’s really just the latest chapter in a story that began 20 years ago. February 7, 2022 10:04 a.m. Job : February 7, 2022 10:04 a.m. Update: February 7, 2022 10:22 am Photo by Ann Shaffer …

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Titan Books Celebrates Vintage ‘Flash Gordon’ Comics in New Deluxe Collection

The golden age of newspaper comics was a glorious time for imaginative readers, with iconic series from Superman, Prince Valiant, Buck Rogers and, of course, blonde-haired space adventurer Flash Gordon. . Gordon, the handsome Yale University alumnus and famous polo player, first appeared as a King Features Syndicate strip in …

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How Oprah Designed Her Private Library and Chose All Her Books

This piece was originally published in the Fall 2008 issue of Oh home. Oprah sits on a comfy couch under her bookshelves, her golden retriever Luke dozing friendly next to her. Yes, the lobby library of her Santa Barbara home is a quiet, restful room, decorated with soft celadon-green walls, …

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Charter Books, JPT will present Buster Keaton’s “The General” and a conversation with author/critic Dana Stevens on February 10

Charter Books and the Jane Pickens Theater present: Dana Stevens, Slate film critic and author of Camera Man: Buster Keaton, the dawn of cinema and the invention of the 20th century. On Thursday, February 10 at 7:30 p.m., Dana Stevens discusses her new biography of Buster Keaton, followed by a …

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Charter Books, JPT will present Buster Keaton’s “The General” and a conversation with author/critic Dana Stevens on February 10

Charter Books and the Jane Pickens Theater present: Dana Stevens, Slate film critic and author of Camera Man: Buster Keaton, the dawn of cinema and the invention of the 20th century. On Thursday, February 10 at 7:30 p.m., Dana Stevens discusses her new biography of Buster Keaton, followed by a …

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