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Old people are so inscrutable! That's what you're thinking if you're Mica and you're stuck with your now silent grandmother in Poland as depicted in "...
"My Dirty Dumb Eyes" by Lisa Hanawalt is a very funny and very adult graphic...
"Lincoln's Boys" by Joshua Zeitz

If you celebrate Presidents' Day with history books, you are in luck. Two recent books about George Washington and Abraham Lincoln address lesser known aspects of the lives of our first and sixteenth presidents.

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"After Visiting Friends" by Michael Hainey

Michael Hainey was six years old when his father died suddenly. This loss cast a shadow over his childhood and haunted him well into adulthood. Hainey felt unsettled about the event, often doubting that his father was really dead. When he was eighteen, he looked up his father's obituaries...

Perhaps this happens to everyone. You hear about a book and think "I need to read that." But you are busy, there is a long waiting list, and you put it off. That was my experience with Maggie Shipstead's debut novel "...

The Four Complete Ed Sullivan Shows Starring the Beatles

It was February 9, 1964 when the Beatles played their U.S. debut on the Ed Sullivan Show. If you weren't even born when the Beatles played Ed Sullivan, you're in luck. SLCL carries "...

George Harrison: Living in the Material World

Considered by many to be the "quiet" Beatle, George Harrison was both an excellent guitarist and songwriter penning "Somewhere," "Here Comes the Sun," "Taxman" and "While My Guitar Gently Weeps." In many ways he came into his own with his solo albums like "...

Many of your favorite authors are releasing new books next month. Whatever your preferences, February will be good month for readers.

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Kicking It by aith Hunter and Kalayna Price
I'm not a big fan of short story anthologies as a rule. They usually leave little room for character or plot development. I picked up "...
The Wild Feathers

If you miss the guitar driven rock n roll of Tom Petty and the Black Crowes, the ...

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