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  • Book Club with Lisa Gray - Susi Holliday's Life in Books plus a review of CWA Short Stories Anthology 25 Nov 2017 08:27 Galloway News MY LIFE IN BOOKS - SUSI HOLLIDAY Susi Holliday is author of the Banktoun trilogy set in a Scots village that could give Midsomer a run for its money. Now, she’s set to terrify readers with a Christmas cracker of a crime novel, The Deaths of December. Here …
  • In a field of their own: the best sports books of 2017 25 Nov 2017 08:13 Telegraph.co.uk What makes a champion? Even as a boy growing up in Louisville, Kentucky, Cassius Clay had the will to succeed. He was dyslexic, “scared to death” of his violent father and already craving attention. Boxing gave him that to spare – not just fame, as …
  • Nehru Day: JNU calls for Deen Dayal books 25 Nov 2017 08:02 Tribune
  • Black Friday Deals on Science Books 25 Nov 2017 08:00 LiveScience If you're shopping for that someone who loves to learn and is just curious about the world, how about a book? Here's a look at some of the best book deals on Amazon this Black Friday that are sure to dazzle the science lover in your life. The …
  • Best books of 2017 – part one 25 Nov 2017 07:59 The Guardian John Banville The Once and Future Liberal; There Your Heart Lies; Angel Hill Mark Lilla’s The Once and Future Liberal: After Identity Politics (Harper) has annoyed a great many people in the US, though its message is nothing but common sense: in the age …
  • Memphis football is rewriting school record books 25 Nov 2017 07:28 Memphis Commercial Appeal Now that the Memphis football team has won the American Athletic Conference West division title and its spot in the AAC championship game is secure, the Tigers' assault on history is easier to decipher. With three games remaining, several players, …
  • Middle Park residents fight Port Phillip Council plan to remove books from library 25 Nov 2017 06:06 The Sydney Morning Herald Middle Park residents have created an online petition and dropped flyers to hundreds of homes opposing a City of Port Phillip plan to remove books from their neighbourhood library. The council voted on November 15 to endorse the plan for "refocusing …
  • George Will, Washington Post: Are Dr. Seuss books steeped in racist propaganda? 25 Nov 2017 04:57 Waco Tribune-Herald Tryptophan, an amino acid in turkey, is unjustly blamed for what mere gluttony does, making Americans comatose every fourth Thursday in November. But before nodding off, give thanks for another year of American hilarity, including: A company curried favor …
  • From My Shelf Books & Gifts in running for Indie Small Business Award 25 Nov 2017 04:43 Leader From My Shelf Books & Gifts, an independent bookstore in Wellsboro, Pennsylvania, is among the Top 25 small businesses vying for the 2017 Indie Small Business Award. Independent We Stand, the national small business movement sponsoring the contest …
  • International: 15 bestselling books of the week, Nov. 25 25 Nov 2017 02:12 Montreal Gazette 1. The Getaway (Diary of a Wimpy Kid #12) — Jeff Kinney 2. The Sun and Her Flowers — Rupi Kaur 3. Origin — Dan Brown 4. Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck — Mark Manson 5. Wonder — RJ Palacio 6. Oathbringer: Book Three of the Stormlight Archive — Brandon …