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Have you ever left something inside a returned library book? Given the amount of things we find in our books, you may have. Michael Popek became fascinated with the things he found in the pages of the books he sorted for his family's used book store. Popek began sharing with...

As much as I dislike the thought, I have resolved this holiday season to make at least one dessert that I can eat without guilt. That way I can also have some of my full fat, full sugar delights without a qualm, because hey, those other things were low-fat! It's all...

 

Dexter Morgan, America's favorite "good guy serial killer" returns in his fifth book. This time, he is spotted early on in his "hobby" and...

 

In the spirit of those "Best of" lists that pop up during this time of year, I thought readers might be interested to know the ten highest circulating CDs of 2011 by St. Louis County Library customers. There's four "Now That'...

 

When librarians are getting ready to host a program or plan a story time, we start researching months in advance. People must have laughed when people saw me carrying around a stack of holiday books back August. Whether you'...

 

Looking for a a gritty, historical police procedural full of highwaymen and hangings? Then check out "The Gallows Thief." The...

 

Brrr it's cold outside. St. Louis County Library's book discussion kit collection has some titles for the season. So get the fireplace going, make some hot chocolate and discuss one of these with your book group friends. If you think it's cold outside, you ain't seen nothing yet....

 

The U.K. isn't known for food or dentistry, but when it comes to miniseries they set the standard. Political thrillers "State of Play...

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