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President Obama goes over notes in the Red Room prior to a Live Prime Time Press Conference in the East Room of the White House 3/24/09.
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Barack Obama’s Summer Reads

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza As bookworms, we are sometimes curious about what others are reading. We also tend to look at others’ TBR lists for more reads to add to our own. On his Facebook page, former U.S. […]

Food for Thought: 10 Mouth-Watering Moments in Literature
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Food for Thought: 10 Mouth-Watering Moments in Literature

We are no stranger to cravings — whether we are anxiously awaiting the newest installment by your favorite author, or longing for a bite of Mom’s home-cooked specialty. So we’ve combined both for your satisfaction. Here are some of the best food writing […]

Staff Picks: Childhood Stories
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Staff Picks: Childhood Stories

There’s nothing quite like the way a story touches a child. The story’s grip is tighter, holds on longer to us readers, and stays with us forever. Today, we celebrate National Children’s Book Day by revisiting the stories that shaped our […]

13 Books To Inspire Your Next Trip
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13 Books To Inspire Your Next Trip

Book those flights, plan those vacations, and unleash your inner explorer. From the South American Andes to the picturesque streets of Vienna, here are thirteen books guaranteed to inspire your next great adventure. 1. Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan  […]

Great Reads of 2019 – Part 2
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Great Reads of 2019 – Part 2

We’re halfway through the year! There’s a certain kind of pressure involved with having to draft those resolutions and start planning those end-of-the-year Christmas vacations, but rest assured, there is still a lot left to do until 2019 ultimately wraps […]