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New research is trying to establish if books can help readers heal Very little is known about whether readers respond in clinically relevant ways to...

A New View of Evolution That Can’t Be Represented by a Tree

In 1837, Charles Darwin sketched a spindly tree of life in one of his notebooks. Its stick-figure trunk sprouted into four sets of branches....

Olga Tokarczuk’s Book ‘Flights’ Is Taking Off

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The question of what books to take to the beach every summer is one that stumps those of us with even the longest to-be-read...

10 Digital Comic Books You Need to Read Right Now

There was once a time when the act of buying comic books was as simple as taking a stroll to your local supermarket, deli,...

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor Out With 2 New Books

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New Kids’ Books Put A Human Face On The Refugee Crisis

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Foreign Authors Shun Hebrew Translations

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Harvest ideas from three great gardening books

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Book vending machines installed across US by French publisher

'You don’t know what you are going to get. Who knows? Maybe you press a button and get a story written by your neighbour' Stories...

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Amazon chooses New York City, Northern Virginia for HQ2

Amazon is moving into New York City and Northern Virginia. The company announced Tuesday it plans to locate its new "HQ2" headquarters in both areas, ending a year-long...

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The public was invited as the West Chester Area School District celebrated American Education Week, during a breakfast, at Rustin High School, last week. “This...

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American Education Week Kicks off at John Marshall High School

Today marks the kick off for American Education Education week across the nation. Schools everywhere including here in the Ohio Valley will celebrate next week. Secondary...