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Finalists for the National Book Critics Circle Awards were Announced This Week

Since 1974, book critics, authors, literary bloggers and other members of the National Books Critics Circle have presented awards for the finest in literature published in the United States annually. While the winner will be announced in March,  the five … Continue reading

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Suggestions for National Reading Group Month

October is National Reading Group Month by the Women’s National Book Association.  We support several book clubs at the library  for both adults and children.  We’d love to have you join one of our library book discussions.  In fact, Newburgh … Continue reading

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Did You Know it was National Reading Group Month?

October is designated National Reading Group Month by the Women’s National Book Association and here is their selection of recommend reads.  Are any of these titles on your book groups list? 2013 Selections Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Beautiful Ruins … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Dinner by Herman Koch

I was interested in reading this novel, The Dinner, after reading several reviews that compared it the European version of  Gillian Flynn’s novel, Gone Girl.  An international best-seller written  by Amsterdam writer, Herman Koch, The Dinner is an extremely disturbing … Continue reading

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