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  • Inspired by Sandy Hook principal, Book Fairy illuminates kids' love of books 22 Oct 2017 20:11 Buffalo News Dawn Hochsprung's life was cut short by the killer at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut. Now her cousin, Melanie Bunch of Hamburg, wants to make sure Hochsprung's legacy continues to shine. As principal of Sandy Hook, Hochsprung had a …
  • Books that your fund managers read 22 Oct 2017 18:02 livemint.com Fund managers don’t just dive into balance sheets, profits and loss statements and spreadsheets to understand how companies perform and industries work. These are the obvious sources of information, and all fund managers pore over them diligently. What …
  • Louis Moult brace books Motherwell’s Hampden final place 22 Oct 2017 16:38 Milton Keynes Today Louis Moult’s double sent Motherwell into the Betfred Cup final as Rangers boss Pedro Caixinha and opposite number Stephen Robinson were sent to the stand during a bad-tempered semi-final. Moult scrambled home from a 52nd-minute corner and produced a …
  • Ann Hood visits Byrd’s Books to talk about ‘Morningstar:... 22 Oct 2017 14:37 Greenwich Time Photo: Catherine Sebastian / Contributed Photo Author Ann Hood will speak about her new memoir, “Morningstar: Growing Up with Books,” at Byrd’s Books in Bethel on Oct. 29. Author Ann Hood will speak about her new memoir, “Morningstar: Growing Up with …
  • Dakota Prairie students collect books, funds for hurricane victims 22 Oct 2017 13:49 Grand Forks Herald They collected books for students in kindergarten through sixth grade at the Klein School District at Houston, said Principal Jackie Bye, whose two sisters are teachers there. Books were collected in communities that make up the Dakota Prairie School …
  • Krista Aronson, finder of diverse picture books 22 Oct 2017 13:49 Sun Journal Ten years ago, Bates College professor Krista Aronson wanted to find a picture book to help her daughter's young classmates understand diversity.  She struggled to find even one. It was a problem she never forgot. Now she's helping to solve it by …
  • ’60s-era G.I. Joe action figures, rare comic books, comic art, toys to be auctioned 22 Oct 2017 11:47 KAYS Marvel Comics Amazing Fantasy #15 (Aug. 1962), signed by Stan Lee. CRANSTON, R.I. – An astounding collection of Hasbro G.I. Joe action figure dolls from the collection of a former Hasbro employee in Rhode Island, plus a copy of Marvel Comics Amazing …
  • Black Friday 2017: Walmart, Amazon, Target, Toys R Us toy books, holiday sales predictions 22 Oct 2017 11:36 Al.com Black Friday 2017 - the biggest shopping day of the year - is a little more than a month away but we're already getting a sneak peek at some of the best sales and deals. While major retailers such as Walmart, Target, Best Buy and more haven't …
  • Walmart, Amazon, Target, Toys R Us toy books, holiday sales predictions 22 Oct 2017 11:25 Al.com Black Friday 2017 - the biggest shopping day of the year - is a little more than a month away but we're already getting a sneak peek at some of the best sales and deals. While major retailers such as Walmart, Target, Best Buy and more haven't …
  • Alice McDermott's 6 favorite books of poetry 22 Oct 2017 10:39 The Week Magazine Sign Up for Our free email newsletters The Collected Poems of W.B. Yeats (Scribner, $22). I love the value of big books of poetry, and for good reason: My parents literally weighed the paperbacks I was required to purchase for school. (Signet Classics…