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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...

11 Books You’ve Been Meaning to Read This Year to Take to the Beach

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...

Fruit of Knowledge by Liv Strömquist review – eye-poppingly informative

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Foreign Authors Shun Hebrew Translations

British author Kamila Shamsie, whose early works had been translated into Hebrew, refuses to publish her new books in Israel. She's not the only...

10 Benefits of Reading: Why You Should Read Every Day

When was the last time you read a book, or a substantial magazine article? Do your daily reading habits center around tweets, Facebook updates,...

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....

Top 10 books about gangsters

t’s not hard to understand the enduring appeal of gangsters in fiction. From the romantic notion of the outlaw antihero to the caricature of...

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor Out With 2 New Books

The justice was diagnosed with diabetes as a child and discussed it as part of her 2013 autobiography. That prompted a grandmother to write....

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,...

Weekend picks for book lovers, including essays about Provence from Peter Mayle

What should you read this weekend? USA TODAY’s picks for book lovers include Peter Mayle's final love letter to Provence, and two new titles...

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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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THE 2018 MIDTERM election came on the heels of widespread teacher unrest that, in part, prompted thousands of educators to run for office. But as...

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...