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Lee lands on Baseball America’s preseason first-team All-American

History links SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — Cal Poly sophomore shortstop Brooks Lee is a third-time preseason All-American. Following in the footsteps of Collegiate Baseball and Perfect Game, Baseball America honored Lee with a spot on its All-America preseason first team. Also, second-year right-handed pitcher Drew Thorpe earned a spot on Baseball America’s Third Team. […]

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Know the cloud revolution

To understand new technologies and where they will take us, there is no book like Mark Mills’ The Cloud Revolution: How the Convergence of New Technologies Will Unleash the Next Economic Boom and a Searing 2020s, fresh out of Encounter Books. Mills, a physicist, is a senior scientist at the Manhattan Institute, where I worked. […]

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Why Book Ban Efforts Are Spreading in the United States

In Washington’s Mukilteo School District, the school board voted to remove “To Kill a Mockingbird” – voted the best book of the past 125 years in a reader survey conducted by The New York Times Book Review – from the ninth year curriculum at the request of staff members. Their objections included arguments that the […]

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Book Review: Neither Vertical Nor Horizontal: A Theory of Political Organization by Rodrigo Nunes

In Neither vertical nor horizontal: a theory of political organization, Rodrigo Nunes questions the binary that opposes verticalism to horizontalism, proposing instead that we approach political organization as a diverse ecology of different initiatives and organizational forms. It is a timely contribution to theoretical debates around the organization and global collective memory of political struggles, […]

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Review: ‘Olga Dies Dreaming’ is a unique and magnificent force | book reviews

OLGA DIES DREAMING. By Xochitl González. Flatiron books. 384 pages. $27.99. Xochitl Gonzalez’s “Olga Dies Dreaming” follows Olga and her brother, Prieto, two New York natives with Puerto Rican roots who have spent their lives desperately trying to figure out who they are and what they want. Olga and Prieto both enjoyed professional success. Olga […]

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Assessment: From the big screen to the book | Book reviews and short stories

J. KEMPER CAMPBELL “20th Century-Fox: Darryl F. Zanuck and the Making of the Modern Motion Picture Studio,” by Scott Eyman, Running Press, 295 pages, $28. A reader raised in the middle of the 20th century will recognize the influence of films on the culture and social development of our country. People like this reviewer spent […]

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Inside the Incredible Numbers That Help Define Tom Brady’s Legacy

Quarterback Tom Brady’s legacy transcends the stats he produced over a 22-season career, but his records and accomplishments have set a bar that will be hard to surpass. Brady rewrote much of the NFL record book with personal and team accomplishments that spanned 20 seasons with the New England Patriots and the last two with […]

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Really Big Coloring Books® | ColoringBook.com Makes Internet History With Global Digital Coloring Book Products

Making the physical Google Coloring Book that launched the Pixel 6A data Samsung’s Education Hub learning platform appeared on Galaxy tablets worldwide Wii platform, the world’s first digital coloring book in 2010 The world’s first digital coloring book on the Wii platform in 2010, Samsung’s global educational learning center in 2013, becoming an iconic Google […]

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Judd Deere: Trump WH spokesperson receives subpoena from January 6 committee

The committee is seeking both documents and a deposition next month from former White House deputy press secretary Judd Deere, who helped “formulate the White House’s response to the Jan. 6 attack as that it happened,” according to the letter from the panel. In its letter to Deere, the committee specifically indicated that it wanted […]

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Win books for life at Bookshop.org

Bookshop.org, the online bookstore, has launched what it calls the Golden bookmark contest, which will award one person a $600 Bookshop.org gift card each year for life, as well as a one-time prize of $500 to donate to the bookstore of their choice. Five second place winners will each receive a $100 gift card. The […]

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Column: Holocaust Remembrance Day reminds us of the importance of education and the need to resist bigotry

How many Holocaust survivors do you think live in San Diego County today? The answer may surprise you. That did it for me because I wouldn’t have guessed there are close to 500. I bring this up because it’s a reminder that while the Holocaust may sometimes seem like a subject for history books, we […]

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Review: Isabel Allende’s ‘Violeta’ is an epic South American tale | book reviews

By Anita Snow Associated Press Chilean writer Isabel Allende’s latest novel is ‘Violeta,’ an epic tale that transports readers through a century of South American history, through economic collapse, dictatorship and natural disasters, including an earthquake. of land and a hurricane. From the aftermath of World War I to the present day, narrator Violeta del […]

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Granbury ISD removes 130 school library books for review

The district began removing books from shelves earlier this month. GRANBURY, Texas — On Thursday, Granbury ISD confirmed that it removed 130 titles from school libraries in the district for review by a committee for improper conduct. The district began removing books from shelves earlier this month. According to a statement sent to the WFAA […]

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Holocaust novel ‘Maus’ removed from classrooms by school board

A Tennessee school board voted unanimously this month to ban “Maus,” a Pulitzer Prize-winning Holocaust graphic novel, from being taught in its classrooms because the book contains material that board members said was inappropriate for the students. According to the minutes of its meeting, the 10-person council, in McMinn County, Tennessee, voted Jan. 10 to […]

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Beyond books: literacy is more than reading

On Family Literacy Day, Orillia-based organization encourages learning in all its forms and calls on volunteers to join the local effort It’s Family Literacy Day, and for the Orillia and District Literacy Council (ODLC), it’s not just about reading. The nonprofit ODLC’s services include reading assistance, but they also help people with computer, financial, math, […]

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An illuminating discussion uniquely written for pro-life and pro-choice advocates

I was inspired to write this book because I have seen so many prolific media personalities and politicians straw the pro-life side of the debate, or assert that a pro-life argument is a purely religious argument. PFLUGERVILLE, TX (PRWEB) January 27, 2022 Author Jordan D. Groff offers readers of all age groups and political persuasions […]

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Indiana Schools, Libraries Could Be Sued Over ‘Harmful’ Material Under Statehouse Bill

INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana lawmakers have introduced a bill that would allow schools and public libraries to be criminally prosecuted for books and other materials deemed “harmful” to children, including items containing obscenity, violence or pornography. Senate Bill 17 passed the Senate Education Committee by a 9-4 vote, with Republicans on the committee supporting the proposal […]

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New book shows grapes are top food for immunity and brain health

Grapes are a top food for immunity and brain health, according to a soon-to-be-published new book by registered dietitian and author Patricia Bannan. The book is called “From Exhaustion to Balance: Over 60 Healing Recipes and Simple Strategies to Boost Mood, immunity, concentration and sleep.” The book lists the best foods in several categories, including […]

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FREE Ebooks with Digital Photographer Magazine 249!

The new issue of Digital Photographer is now available. This month we have another amazing issue for you, filled with professional techniques, tips and ideas. Pro techniques you need to master in 2022 Keep up to date with the hot styles and techniques you need to know for the coming year (Image credit: future) Each […]

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How to Read eBooks in EPUB, PDF Using Amazon Kindle (Step by Step Guide) | #TechTimesLifeHack

Amazon Kindle displays a huge library of ebooks from Amazon’s ecosystem, but some of the ebooks we have are in external file formats, such as PDF and EPUB. (Photo: by DANIEL ROLAND/AFP via Getty Images)A Kindle e-book reader is pictured at the Book Fair in Frankfurt, Germany, October 15, 2015. However, according to an online […]

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‘Civil Rights Queen’, the story of a brave and brilliant pioneer

How to measure progress? The incrementalist advises patience: something is better than nothing, half a loaf is better than nothing. Characteristically, Malcolm X had none of that. During a televised roundtable in 1961, civil rights lawyer Constance Baker Motley tried to get Malcolm to acknowledge that the average black American “is significantly better off than […]

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Kent District Library lends over a million ebooks and audiobooks in 2021

Published on January 25, 2022. Top 60 public library systems in the world by total digital circulation Kent County, Michigan – The Kent District Library (KDL) announced that it reached a record one million e-book cases in 2021. This milestone illustrates the continued growth and importance of digital lending in ebooks and audiobooks in the […]

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Review: Kobo Plus Australia subscription ebooks – are they right for your reading interests?

A few months ago, Rakuten Kobo launched its all-you-can-eat e-book subscription service Kobo Plus in Australia for $13.99/month after a 30-day free trial. The service has over 580,000 eBook titles available, which sounds like a lot, but keep in mind that many are self-published books and authors that you may not have read before. Why […]

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This Phinney Ridge shop combines books and wine

Drink Books is run by two friends passionate about literature and wine. #k5evening SEATTLE – A good glass of wine goes well with a book, and luckily there’s a shop in Phinney Ridge that pairs them: drink books. Friends Kim Kent and Emily Schikora run the shop together, originally united by Kent’s book club, Book […]

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Contra Costa County audits one million library eBooks and audiobooks in 2021

Top 50 public library systems in the world by total digital circulation MARTINEZ, Calif. – The Contra Costa County Library announced today that it hit a record high of one million eBook cases in 2021. This milestone illustrates the continued growth and importance of digital lending of eBooks and audiobooks in libraries, especially after a […]

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Hanover votes for the pick; Seven school districts file lawsuit; Cloudy, slightly warm

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) — Today is the national holiday day plan, so before you book that future flight or plan that road trip, let’s take a look at our top headlines! Hanover votes for the choice… The school board voted unanimously to give parents the choice of whether their children should wear maks to school. […]

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Mariano F. Scandizzo’s new book “Data Analytics for Corporate Finance” is a functional read on actionable tools to facilitate real-life situations and transactions

MIAMI – January 25, 2022 – (Newswire.com) Author Fulton Books Mariano F. Scandizzo, CFA, CQF, Chartered Financial Analyst with a BS in Economics and a Postgraduate Degree in Finance under his belt, has completed his latest book “Data Analysis for Corporate Finance”: a very informative article on the tools that Scandizzo has researched, designed and […]

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New Translation Brings “Arabian Nights” Home

King Shahriyar and his brother King Shahzaman suspect that their suffering is unique in the world. Their wives have slept with other men, leading to heartbreak, madness – Shahzaman skewers his wife and her lover with a sword – and a quest to find someone luckier than them. One morning, after waking up on a […]

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Creating a Championship Culture: Ole Miss Education Professor, Oxford High Football Coach Author Book on Building “Thick” Organizations

local books Published on January 24, 2022 | by TLV News Subscribe now and get the weekly TLV dispatch delivered to your inbox. Like Oxford High School soccer coach Chris Cutcliffe he says, it all started with one leader asking another leader for a “fresh look” at his program. From there, a new book was […]

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Save the date for the 13th Annual Authors in Chelsea

The Chelsea District Library (CDL) is pleased to announce the 13th annual Authors in Chelsea program. This two-day program is a partnership between CDL and Chelsea School District that brings nationally acclaimed authors into the classroom. Through workshops and assemblies, students learn to better read and appreciate literature and discover how they too can use […]

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4 stories of wars that never were – Book reviews

Quite coincidentally, four books I’ve read in the past few weeks have featured wars that never were. I hadn’t planned it that way. 2 were review copies sent to me, each based on an interesting promise. The other 2 were books by authors I admire, so I bought copies of their latest work. So here […]

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Navi Mumbai: NMMC’s new initiative encourages commuters to read books on the go

In a first, the Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) has launched a new initiative to provide books to passengers on three of its air-conditioned long-distance buses. Commuters on these buses can now read the works of well-known authors on various subjects in Marathi and English. The service, implemented jointly with the Let’s Read India Foundation, […]

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Why Christine Baskets Was One of TV’s Greatest Characters

When Louie Anderson passed away on Friday, it felt like dozens of mothers I knew and loved all died at the same time. That’s because Anderson brought with him his portrayal of Christine Baskets, the loving but demanding mother of Zach Galifianakis’ depressed clown in the bright, dry comedy “Baskets,” which aired on FX from […]

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Write in black under supervision

Texas challenges author Jerry Craft’s books Writing in black in the United States isn’t as dangerous as driving in black, but with the right-wing onslaught on anything that smacks of critical race theory, black authors face censorship and stigma. book ban. In Katy, Texas, children’s books from Newbery Medal-winning author Jerry Craft has been pulled […]

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Save up to 80% on Amazon Kindle eBooks from popular authors starting at $2, today only

Today only, as part of its Gold Box Deals of the Day, Amazon is taking up to 80% off a selection of Kindle eBooks by popular authors from $1.99. Not only will everything become a permanent addition to your library, but you’ll be able to dive into all the titles you pick up on everything […]

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Westneat: Officials on the wave of censorship

Danny Westneat is a columnist for the Seattle Times. Photo I suppose it was inevitable, as political tribalism rises, that the impulse would also grow to simply remove things that one side or another considers wrong or dangerous or uncomfortable. We are only three weeks away from the start of 2022 and politicians here and […]

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Sunday Reading: A Cultural Review of the Aughts

In the fall of 1999, the new yorker publishes a short article on a twenty-three-year-old writer who has just published her first novel, in England. “Zadie Smith”White teethwas to be released in the United States in the spring of 2000, kicking off the millennium with a bang. “”White Teeth”, a gentle satire of migration and […]

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Review: The Disease and the Gory Details | Book reviews and short stories

J.KEMPER CAMPBELL “Patient Zero: A Curious History of the World’s Worst Diseases” by Lydia Kang MD and Nate Pedersen, Workman Publishing, 389 pages, $24.95. The current pandemic has made our great nation the homeland of hypochondriacs. Every sniffle or cough now forces us to reach for the nearest mask and hand sanitizer while viewing any […]

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How reading and youth advocacy led to a Fulbright award

Who would have thought that blogging passionate books would open up a whole world of opportunities? This is how Auzellea Kristin Mozihim’s journey in youth advocacy began – with a love of reading. It is Mozihim’s piercing reflections on his readings in social media posts that would resonate with many young people in his country. […]

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San Diego-Tijuana designers and architects gear up for the year in the spotlight

Designers from San Diego and Tijuana said Saturday their joint selection as the 2024 World Design Capital was a chance to show how international cooperation on topics ranging from architecture to infrastructure can make the planet a better place. The Montreal-based World Design Organization announced the selection of the San Diego-Tijuana partnership in November. Together, […]

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Texas Governor Greg Abbott proposes a “parental rights statement”

LEWISVILLE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – At the public charter school, Founders Classical Academy of Lewisville on Thursday night, Gov. Greg Abbott warned hundreds of parents they were losing their voice when it comes to their child’s education and health care. “The essential role of parents is threatened by the government itself.” Over the past year, we’ve […]

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Rebecca Watson: “This novel was never an act of catharsis” | fiction

Rebecca watson’s debut novel small scratch, now published in paperback, is told over the course of a single day by an unnamed office junior living through the aftermath of a sexual assault. the New Yorker called it an “extraordinary start [that] conveys the forms and rhythms of thought” by “arranging the text in an unconventional […]

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Thich Nhat Hanh: Quotes from a Zen Master

Thich Nhat Hanh, the influential Zen master, died Saturday at age 95 in the Vietnamese city of Hue, at the temple where he lived. A prolific author, poet and teacher, he believed in what he called “Engaged Buddhism”, applying Buddhist principles to social issues as well as daily life. Here is a modest selection of […]

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Book Nook: Author of 7 books on Bhagat Singh writes a new one for young people

Historian MM Juneja, who has written seven books on Shaheed Bhagat Singh, has now written a new book in Hindi titled ‘Bharat Ki Yuva Peedhi Kaisi Ho‘. The 77-year-old said The Indian Express, “I wrote this book for young people to be inspired to improve their lives and serve society like the great personalities who […]

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Veterans’ writing group publishes fourth book, awards scholarships

The San Diego County Veterans Writing Group has released its fourth collection of poetry and stories, titled “Comfortable! Now that I have time to think about it.” The book includes 47 works by local veterans and their families. The authors are between 20 and 91 years old. “The writings cover wartime and peacetime. Some are […]

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Educational event to engage community members in social equity and justice

DELAWARE – YWCA Delaware and Delaware Libraries are joining forces to improve people’s knowledge of social justice. “We thought it wouldn’t be great if we launched a year-long social equity challenge so people could do it whenever they wanted,” says Rebecca Cotto, director of racial and social justice at YWCA Delaware. . We are told […]

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SafeAuto Car Insurance Review for 2022

SafeAuto insurance is a popular choice for high-risk drivers. Minimum state-required liability auto insurance coverage is SafeAuto’s primary focus. Specifically, it offers auto insurance for those with bad credit, multiple traffic violations, or DUIs on their records. Therefore, this makes SafeAuto Insurance an outsized insurer, which is one of the reasons major rating agencies have […]

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The Thinktank Theater will bring free, casual performances of ALL THE GREAT BOOKS (abridged) to the Shimberg Playhouse

ThinkTank Theater is on a mission to create theater for all audiences and is one of the only professional companies in the Tampa Bay area to offer relaxed performances as part of its Mainstage Series. This tradition will continue with their next production of All the Great Books (abridged) performed at the Shimberg Playhouse at […]

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Yanagihara’s New Novel Is Right Before “Paradise” | book reviews

By Helen T. Verongos Special for the Post-Dispatch When “A Little Life” arrives in 2015, the novel’s intimacy is so intense that it leaves its author – and its fictional characters – vulnerable to criticism, even derision. For some, the fate of Jude, the abused protagonist, was so dark it was unbearable. Similarly, the emotional […]

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Book Harvest, a non-profit organization in Durham, organizes an annual MLK book collection day

Book Harvest, a Durham-based nonprofit, held its 11th annual Dream Big book drive in Durham Central Park on Monday. The book drive takes place annually on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, in honor of his designation as a national day of service. Each year, Dream Big involves families, schools, local businesses and other groups to […]

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Patricia Gleichauf’s new book “The Dance of the Dolphins” is a fabulous tool for parents and teachers focused on teaching children about this unique mammal

HENRIETTA, NY (PRWEB) January 21, 2022 Patricia Gleichauf, a writer dedicated to children’s literacy, has completed her new book “The Dance of the Dolphins”: wonderful children’s literature that explores the lives of dolphins and their ways of surviving in the depths of the oceans. “This is the fifth book in the award-winning Under the Sea […]

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January 6 committee asks Ivanka Trump to talk to them

The letter included new testimony about Trump’s efforts to pressure former Vice President Mike Pence to bend to his will on the morning of January 6, as well as new text messages from the Fox host Sean Hannity – in the aftermath of the attack, texts that urged the White House to stop Trump talking […]

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2022 Subaru BRZ order books are closed

Subaru confirmed Thursday that the allotment of sold orders for the 2022 BRZ has been reached, meaning customers can no longer place individual orders for the model year. Dealers still have incoming retail allocations and customers can still buy the lot, but those who want to order one exactly as they want will have to […]

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UNLV moves towards open source textbooks to reduce student expenses / Public Information Service

Open-source, free-for-all textbooks are a growing trend with colleges and universities looking for a way to make higher education more affordable, and now the University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV) is on board. . College of Liberal Arts freshman seminary students can save $80 each by downloading the required textbook for free. Denise Tillery, associate […]

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Brooks Lee named to other 2022 Major League Baseball draft rosters

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — Perfect Game ranked Cal Poly’s sophomore shortstop Brooks Lee as the No. 2 junior for the 2022 Major League Baseball Draft. Anyone who graduated from high school in 2019 was considered a junior for ranking purposes. Baseball America believes Lee will be the third overall selection in July’s annual draft. […]

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Flagler’s parents can restrict the books their children read at school

The Flagler County School District will introduce an “opt-out” program this semester that will allow parents to determine which books their children can borrow from school libraries. The new curriculum was developed following a heated controversy involving George M. Johnson’s ‘All Boys Aren’t Blue’ – the memoir of a black LGBTQ activist – which led […]

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Amazon is now offering up to 80% off a giant collection of eBooks for your library starting at $2

Today only, as part of its Gold Box deals of the day, Amazon is giving people another chance to load their eBook libraries up to 80% off for new Year. These e-books, which now start from just $1.99, can be enjoyed on your Kindle, iPad, smartphones, computers, and other places where you might like to […]

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Amy Wolfe’s childhood guides her education career path

CHILLICOTHE – She had a great childhood so she tries to pay it forward. “I had an ideal childhood,” confirmed Amy Wolfe, “roaming 40 acres of woods and fields with the children who lived on my route. Living where we lived, I had no cable television until until I moved to town in high school, […]

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Popular e-books and digital audiobooks available for free at the Watauga County Public Library | mountain time

BOONE – As people read and listen to more and more books on their smartphones or tablets, they’re discovering that one of the best resources is their local public library. Watauga County residents can access a wide selection of popular digital ebooks and audiobooks for free at the Watauga County Public Library. With a library […]

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PChome signs deal with Kobo to sell eBooks and eReaders

PChome 24h is based in Taiwan and is an e-commerce site. They carry popular brands such as Kindle, Onyx Boox, Moan and many more. The company just signed a deal with Kobo to sell Kobo-branded eBooks and eReaders on the site. Kobo has a dedicated homepage called KoboLand. During the first trial week, more than […]

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The Mid-Hudson Library System’s Most-Requested Ebooks for the Week Ending January 16, 2022 – Daily Freeman

Here is a list of the most requested eBooks at your local libraries for the week ending January 16: Most Requested eBooks – Adult Fiction 1. The Lincoln Highway—A Novel, Amor Towles, Penguin Publishing Group 2. The Four Winds: A Novel, Kristin Hannah, St. Martin’s Publishing Group 3. The Last Thing He Said to Me: […]

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SC voucher bill would send taxpayers’ money to families for private school tuition, textbooks and services

COLUMBIA, SC (WSPA) — A Senate education subcommittee will hold another hearing on a bill that would create “education savings accounts” for some South Carolina families. The legislation would allow those families who pull their children out of public school to use taxpayer dollars to cover private school tuition, textbooks or services for students with […]

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Jordan Brand president says he didn’t let his criminal past define him

Larry Miller has become a symbol of human possibility. “I still have to pinch myself to work with Michael Jordan,” Miller said. Over his nearly three-decade career, Miller, once president of the Portland Trail Blazers, is now president of Jordan Brand, the eponymous brand of basketball legend Michael Jordan, and part of the popular sports […]

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How Pat Riley left the Knicks

It was mid-February 1995, the first game after the All-Star break, and the Knicks were being drilled on the road by a Detroit club 12 games under .500. At half-time they trailed by 25. A red-faced Riley responded by punching a hole in the blackboard in the visitors’ locker room. The team’s play that night […]

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County presents e-books to potential investors | Greene County

HUNTER – Greene County is trying to attract new business to the area with the Fellow Mountain Cafe in the Village of Hunter, a recent success story to serve as a model. The restaurant, which opened in December 2020, received assistance from Quantum Fund funding secured through the Greene County Economic Development Corporation to renovate […]

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Chicopee Public Library continues to expand electronic content

CHICOPEE – The continuous evolution of technology places an imperative responsibility on organizations to grow with the times. At the Chicopee Public Library, the organization continues to embrace this challenge as it strives to expand its database of electronic content. Senior Reference Librarian Carol Bagley discussed the platform’s growth amid the impacts of COVID-19. While […]

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Popular e-books and digital audiobooks available for free at the Watauga County Public Library | Local News

BOONE – As people read and listen to more and more books on their smartphones or tablets, they’re discovering that one of the best resources is their local public library. Watauga County residents can access a wide selection of popular digital ebooks and audiobooks for free at the Watauga County Public Library. With a library […]

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Chicken shortage forces New Bedford shoppers to turn to cold turkey

Alright, here we go with another rotisserie chicken story. Some of you may remember the article I wrote last year about an elderly widow in New Bedford who was told she couldn’t use her food stamps to buy a hot roast chicken at the Market Basket store in town. The rules do not allow beneficiaries […]

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Kiwanis Club of MWV Receives $5,000 Grant to Read Today, Lead Tomorrow | Organizations/Clubs

CONWAY — The Mount Washington Valley Kiwanis Club has received a $5,000 grant from the TD Bank Charitable Foundation to help fund Read Today, Lead Tomorrow, a book distribution program designed to ignite a love of reading among Valley elementary school students. Now in its fifth year, Read Today, Lead Tomorrow has been planned in […]

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For some businesses in Mass., the COVID-19 pandemic has pushed changes for the better

In 2020, the store had its best year yet. And 2021 was even better. “COVID has changed everything in our store,” Titcomb said. “It made us a better company by far.” The pandemic has crushed many small businesses, as health issues, supply chain issues and labor shortages converge. But some have been able to adapt […]

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Diamond Select Toys Introduces New Bust and MiniMates Set (Exclusive)

The Fantastic Four have been trending for about a day, thanks to movie rumors, but Diamond Select Toys has something a little more specific to offer fans: a pair of products slated for release in Fall 2022. featuring Marvel’s First Family, including a 20th anniversary relaunch of the company’s Marvel Minimates line and a 1/2 […]

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Ghost Season 2 Episode 7 Recap

Photo: Myles Aronowitz/B) 2021 Starz Entertainment, LLC Although the end of episode seven feels a bit unfinished, the opening scene brings us the Mafia-esque action that feels familiar to To be able to the viewers. Lorenzo, Dru and company rush Kino as he does it with a friend. A bullet to Kino’s head and brain […]

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From budding bug hunters to STEM superheroes: Nanogirl Labs collaborates with Kiwi Science Legends educational book launch

Monday, January 17, 2022, 2:08 p.m.Press release: Nanogirl The book encourages children to get off their devices and outside to explore their natural environment, while developing essential STEM skills through play Activities designed by Dr. Michelle Dickinson with profiles of scientists such as Morgane Merien, Ruud Kleinpaste (Bugman), Associate Professor Priscilla Wehi and Nicola Toki […]

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Important Topics, Books, Tips for Ace Maths Section

The Mathematics section of the Joint Engineering Main Entry (JEE) is considered the most difficult by many JEE aspirants. Many fear this topic while others love it. To achieve good results in mathematics, students should practice regularly and adhere to the following suggestions. Essential chapters in mathematics In mathematics, calculus, trigonometry, matrices and determinants, permutation […]

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Sheri Cobb South did more research for her series

Sheri Cobb South is the bestselling author of over 25 books. His John Pickett series of humorous historical mysteries has been widely acclaimed and has won several awards. His novels have been translated into half a dozen languages. Originally from Alabama, she has lived in Colorado since 2011. Tell us the story of this book. […]

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The most requested eBooks and audiobooks from the Ottawa Public Library in 2021

If you’re looking for a new eAudiobook or eBook to snuggle up to during this cold spell, the Ottawa Public Library has released some suggestions with the best boxes in 2021. Ottawa Public Library cardholders accessed a record two million eBooks last year. Jessica Bruder’s Nomadland was the most borrowed e-book in the library’s OverDrive […]

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Review: A Beauty of a Dog Story | Book reviews and short stories

LAURIE HERTZEL Star Tribune “The Speckled Beauty” by Rick Bragg; Alfred A. Knopf, 238 pages, $26. Those of us with city dogs (what Rick Bragg calls “fancy dogs”) might be dismayed to read about the life of Speck, the rambunctious, mostly untrained rescue dog on the loose. and still spoiled for a fight that Bragg […]

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Scottish Book Trust: Having books in a home is good, if not vital – Marc Lambert

We will remember the mad rush to reorganize our businesses and professional lives online, with little or no time to adapt, and the myriad professional, family and personal challenges that the lockdown brought in its wake (and what is not finished yet). Moreover, all of this played out against the backdrop of completely deserted streets […]

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‘You’re cute, I think’: face masks make people more attractive

(Getty Images) CARDIFF, UK (StudyFinds.org) – Do face masks actually help some people in the dating scene? As well as helping to curb the spread of COVID-19, Cardiff University researchers have found that masks can actually make wearers more attractive. Scientists assessed how different types of face masks “changed attractiveness” among a group of 40 […]

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How to get your teen to read more books

When young children become teenagers, reading often falls by the wayside. There are plenty of other forms of entertainment available, and so much reading to do for school that few teens want to read more than they have to. Reading statistics are pretty dismal. According to the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), only about […]

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The Benilde Virtual Library expands its catalog with thousands of new e-books for students

A significant collection of over 19,700 documents from Wiley, the world leader in publishing, education and research, has recently been added to the ever-expanding Virtual Library at De La Salle College Saint Benilde. Founded in 1807, American multinational publishing company Wiley has made significant contributions to bridging the higher education gap through an impressive assemblage […]

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Educational Development Co. (NASDAQ:EDUC) Short Interest Down 51.6% in December

Educational Development Co. (NASDAQ:EDUC) was the target of a sharp decline in short-term interest in December. As of December 31, there was short interest totaling 38,500 shares, a decrease of 51.6% from the total of 79,500 shares as of December 15. About 0.6% of the stock’s shares are sold short. Based on an average daily […]

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Has the Lightning’s Steven Stamkos been snubbed for the NHL All-Star Game?

TAMPA — Victor Hedman and Andrei Vasilevskiy were thrilled to receive their final All-Star Game invites on Thursday. But they’ll be even happier if their Lightning teammate Steven Stamkos can join them. Stamkos, whose 45 points this season were sixth-best in the NHL heading into Friday’s games, was not one of 10 players chosen by […]

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Steve Ditko’s Greatest Achievement Isn’t Spider-Man, It’s Watchmen

Many comic book fans consider Steve Ditko’s main contributions to Spider-Man. However, Ditko’s lesser-known works directly influenced Watchmen. When Steve Ditko created Marvel Comics Spider Man with Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, the world has changed. Few fans know that Ditko was the main craftsman of the Wall-Crawler, as it was thanks to him that […]

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Works by 13 Iranian artists selected for the 2022 Bologna Illustrators Exhibition

TEHRAN — Works by 13 Iranian artists have been shortlisted for display at the 56th Illustrators’ Exhibition in Bologna, Italy, as organizers announced the finalists on Friday. The exhibition will be organized alongside the 59th edition of the Bologna Children’s Book Fair from March 21 to 24. Mitra Abdollahi, Amir Alai, Mona Amoli, Mohammad Babakuhi, […]

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How to choose the right career path: advice for future students

At 15-17, it’s not easy to make the right choice. Students have only a general idea of ​​most professions, and they do not suspect at all the existence of some that are rare. Therefore, it is necessary to approach the choice of a specialty as reasonably as possible, to learn about it as much as […]

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CBSE 2022 | Updates on CBSE Semester II Model Exam and Sample Paper, Semester II Syllabus for Grades 10 and 12, and Semester 1 Results

The new year started with a lot of developments on the CBSE Exams 2022 Term 2, but there has been widespread misinformation, according to an official note from the CBSE: “A few online media platforms are confusing the public, using phrases such as Breaking News about major exam pattern changes in Class X and XII […]

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Meet Your Palm Beach County McDonald’s All-American Games Nominees

Seventy-three high school basketball players from Sunshine State have been nominated for the opportunity to compete in this year’s McDonald’s All American Games – seven from Palm Beach County. The event is scheduled for March 29 at Chicago’s Wintrust Arena, where the nation’s top 48 girls and boys selected from more than 760 nominees will […]

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What makes this online broker popular

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The Day – At the Stonington Free Library: eBooks, Audiobooks and More

Since e-books have been in the news lately, we want to remind everyone that the Stonington Free Library offers the community a wide selection of e-books and audiobooks that can be downloaded to personal devices. All of our digital titles are available free of charge to anyone with a valid Stonington Free Library card. In […]

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6 educational places to take your study group

Most Bible study groups could benefit from a group outing. Whether it’s volunteering with a nonprofit organization or participating in church service opportunities, spending time together can help you build deeper relationships in Christ. Encourage each other and learn a little more about your spiritual brothers and sisters by going on a field trip. You’re […]

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The stroller, January 13, 2022: Events in the Alle-Kiski valley

Start the New Year on the right foot! Advertise your events, club meetings and fundraisers for free in The Stroller. Send the information at least a week in advance to vndnews@triblive.com. Please include a daytime phone number. Nominations sought for the Alumni Hall of Fame The Allegheny Valley School District is accepting nominations for its […]

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Educational and fun possibilities on the bridge for children and teens

Instead of staying locked in this winter, here are a few opportunities throughout the weekend for kids to burn off some energy and learn something along the way, whether it’s from books, building robots, or while exploring the great outdoors. At the library Looking for hands-on art and reading opportunities? The Missouri River Regional Library, […]

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Shotwell lands on Walter Camp Foundation All-American team

History links SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif .– Cal Poly senior linebacker Matt shotwell, fourth in the entire NCAA Division I Football Championship in regular season tackles this fall, has been named to the Walter Camp Foundation US team. Only one team is selected and Shotwell is one of four linebackers selected. The last Mustang to […]

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DA will not bring charges of obscenity against the Wake school system

Wake County District Attorney Lorrin Freeman will not press charges against the school system for distributing books that some parents deem obscene because they contain graphic language and images about sex. A group of parents and community activists filed nine criminal complaints in December with the Wake County Sheriff’s Office, accusing the school system of […]

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Load Digital eBooks From $ 2 Via Amazon: Game of Thrones And More Up To 80% Off

Today only, as part of its Gold Box offers of the day, Amazon offers up to 80% reduction a wide range of eBooks that you can enjoy on Kindle, iPad, smartphones, computers, etc. Offers start from $ 1.99 today and are a great opportunity to load your digital library with new reading for this month […]

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Which Subaru Forester 2022 is right for me?

Among compact crossovers, the 2022 Subaru Forester is one of our favorites. It has standard all-wheel drive, good safety features and competitive prices. Resale value is also excellent, with the Forester having won the KBB 5-Year Purchase Cost title for five years in a row. He’s Subaru’s top seller for a reason. There’s only one […]

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Reading can connect incarcerated parents and their children

James Pond is the president of the Governor’s Early Literacy Foundation in Tennessee. My dad went to jail for business-related crimes when I was 14, right in the middle of teaching me to operate a shift lever. My brother was 11 and my sister was 7. Imagine learning what the accusation meant because you saw […]

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Cultivate empathy inspiring healthcare professionals

Cultivate Empathy: Inspiring Healthcare Professionals to Communicate More Effectively is unique in several ways compared to other communication books. It promotes empathy as a necessary skill and describes the crucial components of empathy exemplified by science, theoretical knowledge and lived experiences. For example, the definition of empathy incorporates recent scientific evidence from social neuroscience and […]

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Harry Potter ebooks will disappear from Pottermore at the end of January

If you’ve purchased eBooks from Pottermore in the past, you might want to verify you’ve downloaded them to your hard drive. the Harry potter The site – which has been around for over a decade now – is removing all digital books from its platform on January 31. Pottermore has sent emails to clients advising […]

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Woods named Freshman All-American by Phil Steele magazine

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif .– Cal Poly wide receiver and return specialist Giancarlo wood landed on the third U.S. Premier League team in Phil Steele’s 2021 soccer championship. In addition, Woods, defensive end Elijah meditates, linebacker Matt shotwell and run back Ryan rivera were named to Phil Steele’s All-Big Sky Conference teams. Woods was honored […]

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Pottermore Shop Closes Bookshelf Section As Store Urges Harry Potter Fans To ‘Download Books Now’

POTTERMORE is warning its readers to redownload their purchased Harry Potter eBooks before they become unavailable after January 31. If you have purchased Harry Potter eBooks from Pottermore, you are advised to re-download your copies before the texts disappear at the end of the month. 2 Pottermore warned customers to download their Harry Potter texts […]

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PBS Books, USA TODAY and Muhammad Ali Center Present Live Virtual Event in Honor of Ali’s 80th Birthday

Watch this nationwide virtual event Wednesday (January 12) at 8 p.m. ETon the PBS Books Facebook Page Although Muhammad Ali is universally revered as the Greatest of All Time (or GOAT) for his exploits in the boxing ring, he has also become a champion of humanity through his commitment to serve outside the ring. The […]

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How to find souvenir editions of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution

IN YOUR JOURNAL If you are a subscriber, we would like to thank you for supporting our journalism. To show our appreciation, a copy of the 16-page souvenir section that goes on sale Wednesday will be included in the Wednesday newspaper delivered to your home. IN OUR FACTORY Starting Tuesday morning, we’ll be selling copies […]

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environmental education as a response to the crisis

Why do we disconnect from nature? Why do we support consumer practices that take us away from reality? Why do we build huge buildings and destroy natural areas? Why don’t we explore these spaces, why don’t we know? Why not put your hands in the earth, plant trees, compost and produce healthy food without poisons? […]

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Robert Durst, real estate scion convicted of killer, dies at 78

For all the garish headlines that accompanied his wife’s disappearance and the gruesome murder of Mr. Black, it was Ms. Berman’s murder that ultimately ended one of America’s longest-running crime thrillers, The Case of ‘a rich man. who used many pseudonyms in an odyssey that produced books, movies, TV series, and avalanches of online commentary. […]

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Mississippi students hit the books during pandemic, report says

IN THE CLASSROOM. IT WAS AUSY THURSDAY MORNING WHEN PARENTS LEAVE THEIR STUDENTS HERE AT OBAMA ELEMENTARY BACK TO SCHOOL AT A TIME WHEN PRECAUTIONS REMAIN SAFE, BUT ALSO THE STATE CONTINUES TO BUILD A CONTINUOUS INCREASE. ARE WE CONTINUING OUR SANITATION EFFORTS AND IT IS FROM OUR BUILDINGS OUR HIGH TRAFFIC ZONES A CHANGE […]