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BOOKS: Small-town intrigue fuels a new mystery | Books & Literature

Jane Ammeson Times correspondent The story of an ever-increasing scrutiny of emails, letters and documents by two young lawyers at the behest of their supervisor, “The Appeal” tells the story of a small-town fundraising appeal for a little girl’s life-saving cancer treatment and all the machinations that go with it. …

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Divine Diversions: Western Books – C&I Magazine

Lose yourself in the pages of these western books recommended by the THIS crew. Here has THIS, we take reading seriously. Take a peek inside each office at our head office and you‘You’ll find a shelf (or two) lined with literary wonders. So putting together our favorite Western books for …

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McDonald’s rewrites the record books in 2021

Just over a year ago, CEO Chris Kempczinski proclaimed that McDonald’s was entering its “next big chapter.” And he wasn’t wrong. The burger giant’s system-wide sales rose 21% to more than $112 billion last year, a new record. Additionally, U.S. same-store sales increased 13.8% in 2021 year-over-year, outpacing the 0.4% …

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Anna Della Subin’s Accidental Gods – weird deities | history books

Jone look was enough. In 1974, Prince Philip was returning from vacation in the South Pacific when he became a god. Midway through the voyage, the royal yacht Britannia was anchored off the island of Aneityum. Villagers from Tanna, a nearby island, paddled in their canoes to catch a glimpse …

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Daylight Books: Bruce Haley: Home Fires

“It’s not the end of the world, but you can see it from here.” —Bruce Haley Home Fires: Volume I, The Past, released last year, explored the agriculturally rich San Joaquin Valley, where famed war and documentary photographer Bruce Haley spent his childhood. In this brand new Home Fires: Volume …

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What We’re Reading, Weekly Bestsellers, and Author Interviews – Orange County Register

If you love books, authors, and smart recommendations for things to read or give as gifts, Book Pages, our new weekly newsletter for Southern California readers, gives you all that and more. I read the same book every night for years, its repetition becoming almost meditative even as it put …

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The best classical music books released in 2022 so far

Always talk to your friends by Alex Ross The rest of the noise or show your damaged copy of Clemence Burton-Hill Year of Wonder: Classical Music for Everyday? Maybe you are looking for a new set of books for your nightstand? If so, you’ve come to the right place. Here …

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Art books to cheer you up this winter

Join the fold A diptych by Michaela Yearwood-Dan, created during confinement A work by Stephen Doherty, one of 36 artists whose work is included in Bound Bound, £2,500, available from Sarabande Foundation and Dover Street Market Since Lee Alexander McQueen founded the Sarabande Foundation in 2006 to support “creatively fearless” …

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Libélula Books & Co. creates a safe space for literacy and arts education | People

Ariana Drehsler Early one morning last May, Celi Hernandez and Jesi Gutierrez stood in the space they had just rented for Libélula Books & Co. With a pen and a piece of cardboard, Gutierrez sketched out his vision for the north and southwest walls of their Barrio Logan bookstore: floor-to-ceiling …

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