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Toni Morrison on Censorship and the Power of the Written Word

Perhaps it is no accident that I happened to stumble upon Burn This Book edited by Morrison a few days before her birthday today.  Published in conjunction with the PEN American Center, the book is a collection of essays by … Continue reading

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Fever by Mary Beth Keane

Fever, a story of an infamous Irish immigrant,  is a perfect book to read with St. Patricks Day around the corner.  I was lucky enough to receive a galley copy of this book and as I started to read the … Continue reading

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In Honor of Banned Book Week – Read a Classic

Over 45 books on the Top 100 Novels of the 20th Century have been targeted with attempts to ban them  for various reasons.  Take a stand against censorship and read one today!  Here’s a list of the of the top … Continue reading

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