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Way back in 1995 Gregory Maguire started something big with "Wicked: the life and times of the Wicked Witch of the West." Maguire has said that he hoped to tell a new story about a familiar villain. He succeeded. "Wicked" became a huge hit spawning a four book series and an award-winning musical...

While you are waiting this autumn for Coldplay's "Mylo Xyloto," Wilco's "The Whole Love" or Red Hot Chili Peppers' "I'm with You," check out past recordings, such as "Californication" or "A Ghost Is Born" or "Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends." The library also has...

I'm a fan of the old pulp writers such as Dashiell Hammett, Raymond Chandler and Jim Thompson and noir writers such as Patricia  Highsmith and James M. Cain. It was easy for me to go from reading their works to reading Robert B. Parker, Lee Child, and Michael Connelly. For a...

Two major events have shaped D.J. Kitty Norville's life. The first was an attack by a werewolf that has left her battling her inner wolf; the second, was when an online caller asked "Do You Believe in Vampires?"When she answered in the affirmative, her radio show "The Midnight Hour"...

"Maybe This Time" by Jennifer Crusie is a paranormal romance, a genre Ms. Crusie occasionally uses with her own particular flair. The first...
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