Monthly Archives: October 2009

The Dublin Quarterly

http://www.dublinquarterly.com/05/bk_rev.html IMPAC Dublin Literary Award! Edward P. Jones: The Known World Diane Awerbuck: Gardening At Night Damon Galgut: The Good Doctor The Known World by Edward P. Jones: Harper Perennial, London/2004 Available at: Amazon.co.uk What makes The Known World by … Continue reading

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LibWeb

http://lists.webjunction.org/libweb/ Libweb Library Servers via WWW Updated daily. Libweb currently lists over 7900 pages from libraries in 146 countries. Contents Keyword Search for location, library type, name or other information. United States Academic Libraries Public Libraries National Libraries and Library … Continue reading

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The Internet Public Library

http://www.ipl.org/div/websearching/ Web Searching Tips Looking for information on the Web? The sites listed below are some of the IPL’s favorite general Internet search engines and web directories. No search engine or catalog is comprehensive, so it’s important to use a … Continue reading

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Readerville

papertyger on The Hunger Games A little stumbling stylistically early on, but undeniably compellingly told. I found the progression of events a bit predictable, but the tension i… papertyger on Fatal Journey: The Final … A bit stiff & stuttering. … Continue reading

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NY Review of Books

http://www.nybooks.com/ 1989! by Timothy Garton Ash I spent many hours of my life standing in the crowds in Warsaw, Budapest, Berlin, and Prague; their behavior was both inspiring and mysterious. What had moved these individual men and women to come … Continue reading

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My Lit Blog of the Week – The Common Reader

http://mcnallyjackson.com/blog/ What We’ve Been Mumbling About This Week October 2nd, 2009 § Dustin Thus my favorite authors right now: Caryl Phillips and Patrick McGrath. Dislocated fiction or nothing at all! # I’m such a pushover for the spoken word. After … Continue reading

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Chicago Tribune Printer’s Row

http://featuresblogs.chicagotribune.com/printers-row/ Welcome to Printers Row! Welcome back to Printers Row! Front and center This weekend, it’s all about poker and other games of chance. Rick Kogan is front and center this weekend with a review of James McManus’ latest, “Cowboys … Continue reading

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Chicago Sun Times – Book Room

http://blogs.suntimes.com/bookroom/ Palin’s book cover unveiled You know the title, now see the cover of Sarah Palin’s Going Rogue. The former Alaska governor’s memoir, a top-seller online weeks before publication, will feature an outdoor shot of Palin, wearing an American flag … Continue reading

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Book Bench

http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/books/2009/10/book-club-confidential-literate-lads-of-la-la-land.html Book-Club Confidential: Literate Lads of La-La Land The secret proceedings of book clubs in the city and beyond. THE CLUB: This Los Angeles-based club began in 2007, borne out of envy. Steven Kane: “One of our members was jealous … Continue reading

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The Book Group List

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USA Today BookClub

http://www.usatoday.com/life/books/book-club-index.htm USA TODAY Book Club index    Balance of Power By Richard North Patterson The best-selling author’s latest novel focuses on the controversial issue of gun control in America. Book Club discussion    Mystic River By Dennis Lehane The story, … Continue reading

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Richard and Judy BookClub

http://www.richardandjudybookclub.co.uk/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/StoreCatalogDisplay?storeId=10101&catalogId=15201&langId=100 1.The Brutal Art Jesse Kellerman 2. The Suspicions of Mr Whicher Kate Summerscale 3.The Gargoyle Andrew Davidson 4.When Will There Be Good News? Kate Atkinson 5. The 19th Wife David Ebershoff 6.  The Bolter Frances Osborne 7. Netherland  Joseph O’Neill

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Today Books

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/3041344/   Book news Nelson Mandela to publish new memoir Nelson Mandela will release a new memoir focusing on the best of his personal archives and letters from his time as an anti-apartheid activist and former South African president, the publisher … Continue reading

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GMA BOOKS

http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Books/ Author Interviews ‘Twilight’ Brings New ‘Dawn’ for Meyer Barbara Walters: ‘A Pussycat Off Camera’ Madonna’s Brother: Singer Ambushed Him Rutgers Coach Vivian Stringer Leads by Example Mark Bowden: Iran’s Bad Behavior Recalls Old Times Albright: Beware the Religious Divide … Continue reading

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MixBook

http://www.mixbook.com/ Our Services Photo Books Memory Books Online Scrapbooking Digital Storytelling Idea Center Wedding Photo Books Baby Memory Books Family Photo Albums Family History Albums School Yearbooks Wedding Guest Books Wedding Scrapbooks Travel Photo Books Birthday Photo Books Baby Scrapbook … Continue reading

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Scarecrow Press

http://www.scarecrowpress.com/SCP/About/ About Scarecrow Press Scarecrow Press was purchased in 1995 by University Press of America and moved from its Metuchen, New Jersey, headquarters to Lanham, Maryland, where it is now a member of the Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group. We … Continue reading

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GreenHaven Press

http://www.gale.cengage.com/greenhaven/ Greenhaven Press was founded 40 years ago when it launched its flagship series – Opposing Viewpoints. Based on the idea that those who do not know their opponent’s arguments do not completely understand their own, the Opposing Viewpoints series … Continue reading

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Neal- Schuman Publishers

Neal–Schuman Publishers Specialties include reference books and how-to-do-it manuals. Website: http://www.neal–schuman.com/ Library/Information Science How to Order About Us Public Libraries Educators Academic Libraries Textbooks Our Authors More results from neal-schuman.com » Neal-Schuman Publishers Neal-Schuman is the leading independent, privately owned publisher … Continue reading

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Omnigraphics

http://www.omnigraphics.com/ The library world widely recognizes Frederick Gale Ruffner, Jr., as a leader in reference publishing. From humble beginnings in Detroit in 1954, working first at the kitchen table in his home and then at a rented desk in the … Continue reading

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USA Public Libraries

http://www.publiclibraries.com/ Public Libraries in the United States Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware D.C. Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York … Continue reading

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