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From Books to eBooks, with New Online Catalog, Library Materials Just a Click away | Homes and Lifestyle

Posted on September 28, 2021 | 3:16 p.m. Aspen Discovery Online Catalog. (Courtesy photo) With the launch of a new online catalog, Goleta and Santa Ynez Valley Libraries are offering a new way to find great reading, starting September 28. Brought to you by Aspen Discovery, the catalog includes features that make it easy to […]

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PR Book Reviews: ‘Dream Girl’ Delivers ‘Misery’ Thrills | Opinion

EDITOR’S NOTE: Starting this year, PR book columnist Thomas Grant Bruso is introducing a five-star rating system to provide an “at-a-glance” look at each book. The dimensions are as follows: 1 star = a snoozer. 2 stars = lukewarm. 3 stars = nice. 4 stars = Excellent. 5 stars = A triumph. “Dream girl” ★ […]

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You can now access Skoobe ebooks on Tolino e-readers

Tolino has just introduced a new firmware update 14.2.0 for its current and previous e-readers. This adds support for the Skoobe subscription book service directly to the device, giving users the ability to browse and read their collection of digital content, without having to leave your Tolino eReader. The new option is now placed in […]

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Hotchner’s Latest Novel Returns to Real-Life Inspiration | Book reviews

“Kiss the wind” A novel by AE Hotchner Published by Anchor Books, 192 pages, $ 17 (paperback) By Dale Singer Special at Post-Dispatch AE Hotchner is best known for “Papa Hemingway”, his best-selling American author par excellence, as well as his memoir “King of the Hill”, on his beginnings in St. Louis and his partnership […]

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Liane Moriarty hits an ace with ‘Apples Never Fall’ | Book reviews

Who knew there were so many tennis metaphors for life? Australian novelist Liane Moriarty shares them all and probably creates a few in “Apples Never Fall”. Meet the Delaneys, who are sure to be a top set in the years to come: there’s Stan, stoic patriarch and former tennis coach, his wife Joy, his doubles […]

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the why and how of a successful sustainable investment

Excellent new books have been published with in-depth useful case studies: RI takes a look. While there are many books on sustainable finance, a few recent attempts are worth discussing as they explain very well how to navigate what has become an increasingly complex landscape of investment approaches in the face of environmental challenges. and […]

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IOS and iPadOS 15 review extras: eBooks, Shortcuts, Making Of, Obsidian plugins, Safari Extension Beta and AppStories Live

Today, Federico posted his iOS and iPadOS 15 review. The review has become the centerpiece of what is always a busy fall season at MacStories. It has also become a tradition that we release a wide variety of benefits exclusively for Club MacStories members alongside Federico’s review. Club-wide benefits Among the club-wide extras this year […]

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Richard Powers probes the secrets of the human psyche in ‘Bewilderment’ | Book reviews

“Perplexity” A novel by Richard Powers Published by Norton, 288 pages, $ 27.95 By Dale Singer Special at Post-Dispatch After winning the Pulitzer Prize for “The Overstory”, on how nature communicates deep within the Earth, Richard Powers’ latest novel focuses on two very different scientific frontiers: outer space and the psyche. human. As the title […]

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Falling Into Fiction: Novels for the Fireside Nights Ahead | Book reviews

The literary season of early fall usually offers a plethora of new novels aimed at warming up winter days and nights. This year is no different. To help you prepare for the season, Mountain timetable offers you the following titles, which are currently scheduled for publication between mid-August and the end of September. Designed for […]

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Tennessee Williams’ rarely seen story takes place in post-war Italy | Book reviews

“It’s a dimension of Williams that I think most readers don’t know a lot about,” says Andrew Gulli, editor-in-chief of Strand. “We think Tennessee Williams is the chronicler of faded greatness, anguish and weakness, but his travels and interactions show just how a versatile observer he was of how American foreign policy was viewed in […]