Holiday Reading Books

With the busy holiday season behind us, it’s a great time to stop … What better way to start the New Year than with a piping hot bowl of soup and a good book to read? Conrrado Saldivar is the adult services specialist at the library.

RACINE — Anyone worried about the future of the printed word would have gained a bit of solace Saturday morning when an estimated 2,000 people showed up at Festival Hall for the 13th annual Cops ’N Kids Holiday … And the books do …

Sikh Camp A mob of up to 20 people chase and attack two police officers near an Alice Springs town camp, leaving one officer in hospital. The Sikh Religious Society, Palatine, participated in the Northeast Illinois Council’s ScoutJam 2016 at Lakewood Forest Preserve in Wauconda Saturday Oct. 1. More than 1,100 Boy Scouts, leaders and parents attended

When the Grattan Institute recommended six books for the Prime Minister to read during the last Christmas holidays, among the titles it chose were Talking to My Country by Stan Grant and Time for a New Consensus by Tom Bentley …

Warm your hearts with these holiday stories, from old favorites to new delights. These recommended books for kids ages 0-9 are about generosity, love, and friendship …

16 fun and fabulous holiday read aloud chapter books that the entire family will enjoy listening to. Great books for November and December family reading time.

Laryssa had never voluntarily opened a book. That began to change, her father, Juan Almazan, said, after he saw an ad for the Kathleen Muth Reading and Learning Center … as a result of the Los Angeles Times Holiday Campaign. The …

If your plans for an organized and methodical campaign of early holiday shopping have not come to fruition, or you just need a last-minute present for an unexpected guest, read on. From area guides and activity books to mysteries and …

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SALT LAKE CITY – The Salt Lake City Police department took a break from their regular duties to spread some holiday … books to students at Backman and Meadlowlark Elementary schools. At Meadowlark Elementary in Salt Lake City, …

For many of us, the next few weeks will bring terrible weather, long nights, and less to do at work. What better time of year to catch up on your reading?

This month, we’re shirking the jolly holiday fare for some intellectual and spiritual heavyweights. Let’s be real; these Girlboss staff holiday picks aren’t exactly …

A selection of individually priced gift quality and holiday themed books is available for … nonprofit organization that support summer and winter reading programs for all age levels, "One Book, One Batavia," the Alphabet Garden, the …

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Why not spend that time getting smarter on a topic you’ve always wanted to learn more about. With that in mind, Business Insider found seven smart books you can finish over the course of a single plane ride. They are short, visually …

This list is by no means conclusive. Absent are many other great works of practical philosophy, and of course, other great works of theoretical and systemic philosophy.

Barbershop Books is a community-based literacy program that creates child-friendly reading spaces in barbershops for boys ages 4-8.

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Romeo said she set up luminaries at her home for the King holiday last year after reading about a similar project of the … Romeo distributed famous quotations of …

But, finally, here it is: Jesmyn Ward’s "Sing, Unburied, Sing," (Scribner) might be the best book I read all year. It’s the story of Jojo … doctor who has returned to his …

Barbershop Books is a community-based literacy program that creates child-friendly reading spaces in barbershops for boys ages 4-8.

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Themed books and activities to inspire active learning all year long

A reading list of books by insightful and accomplished women, including Joan Didion, Jennifer Finney Boylan, and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, among others. Check…

With every paragraph read aloud, inmates at the Eau Claire County … The non-profit says around 100 books will be distributed to the kids just in time for the holidays this year. For inmates, it’s a small gift that will go a long way.

The Kindle Fire is one of the most popular holiday gifts this year for adults and children alike. The Kindle Fire can be used to read magazines, books and watch movies, but it can also be used for educational purposes to help kids learn to …

A parade and host of activities following the theme "The Power of One" will be …

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Chances are you haven’t had time for all the books on your reading list this year. Play catch-up and relax this holiday season with these seven must-reads.

At the end of November, I posted about a Holiday Reading Challenge with the goals of getting into the festive spirt. Others joined in and there were some great …

A selection of individually priced gift quality and holiday themed books is available for … nonprofit organization that support summer and winter reading programs for all age levels, "One Book, One Batavia," the Alphabet Garden, the …

Whether you are packing up and visiting friends or family away from home for the holidays or staying home and enjoying some time away from …

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It’s been another stellar year for Indigenous literature. CBC’s Duncan McCue published The Shoe Boy, his memoir of a season spent hunting on a northern Quebec trapline as a teenager. While Rosanna Deerchild, host of CBC’s …

Fun holiday worksheets and coloring pages for Christmas, Valentine’s Day, Thanksgiving, Easter, Independence Day, Memorial Day, …

“I’m not saying that you have to be a reader to save your soul in the modern world. I’m saying it helps.” Walter Mosley. I’ve always devoured books.

Lee Child’s Jack Reacher Books: a confession and holiday reading list By Lloyd I. Sederer, MD I have now read all twenty-two of Lee Child’s J…

My Cats Review The Bubble BackpackSince we know TED speakers love to read, we asked them: What book could you not stop reading? Here are their eclectic picks.

Anne Gisleson signs a copy of her memoir, "The Futilitarians: Our Year of Thinking, Drinking, Grieving and Reading … so many local books — Small Business Saturday is, as Lowenburg puts it, “the opposite of that invented holiday, Black …

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Hello viewers and book lovers — you know who you are — and welcome to our holiday book picks. We asked members of our staff to recommend books that moved them this …

Man sitting on floor in library reading book. Read a Book Day is easy to celebrate; all you need are good books and some quiet time. ©bigstockphoto.com …

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