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Books

Books Make Great Gifts This Holiday Season

To wow your favorite readers this season, consider the following books, which will allow them to become armchair explorers, travel back in time, or even take an inner journey to learn more about themselves.

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Is Nutritional Confusion a New Eating Disorder?

A favorite teacher of mine makes the claim that people are suffering from a “high fact diet.”

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Boomers still the spine of independent book selling

Bookstores have a long history as allies and nurturers of social movements, and a generation of owners came of age with works ranging from Joseph Heller’s Catch-22 to Eldridge Cleaver’s Soul on Ice.

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Self-publishing authors get the word out

For over 50 years, even before they married in 1961, Gloria Daniels’ husband, Arthur, had been telling her that she should write books. “I didn’t pay any attention at all,” she said. “Then I hit 70 — and I’m writing books.”

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August Hachette audio book releases

THE LOST ISLAND* (A Gideon Crew novel)                   Pub Date: August 5 By Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child                            Read by David W. Collins In the third installment of the bestselling Gideon Crew series, Gideon is living on borrowed time. When his mysterious employer, Eli Glinn, gives him an eyebrow-raising mission, he has no reason to […]

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July audiobook releases from Hachette

THE COMPETITION (A Rachel Knight Novel)                Pub Date: July 8 By Marcia Clark                     Read by January LaVoy A Columbine-style massacre at a high school in the San Fernando Valley has left a community shaken to its core. Two students are identified as the killers. Both are dead, believed to have committed a mutual […]

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