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NPR Bestsellers: Hardcover Fiction, Week Of July 23, 2015

NPR Books - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 2:03pm

Harper Lee's novel To Set a Watchman, is set two decades after her Pulitzer Prize–winning masterpiece, To Kill a Mockingbird. It debuts at No. 1.

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NPR Bestsellers: Week Of July 23, 2015

NPR Books - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 2:03pm

The lists are compiled from weekly surveys of close to 500 independent bookstores nationwide.

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ArtsBeat: Book Review Podcast: Dr. Seuss’ ‘What Pet Should I Get?’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 12:48pm
Maria Russo and Alexandra Alter discuss Dr. Seuss, and Jill Ciment talks about “The Hand That Feeds You.”









ArtsBeat: Rediscovered Pablo Neruda Poems to Be Published

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 12:07pm
Copper Canyon Press will publish a collection of 20 poems that were found by archivists last year.









'Fresh Air' Remembers 'Billy Bathgate' Author E. L. Doctorow

NPR Books - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 11:21am

Doctorow, who died Tuesday at the age of 84, was the author of dozens of novels, many of which combined fictional characters and real people in a historical context. Originally broadcast in 1989.

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‘The Loved Ones,’ by Mary-Beth Hughes

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 10:00am
After an inescapable loss, a cosmetics executive moves his family to London.









Christian Kracht’s ‘Imperium’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 10:00am
In this Swiss novel, a German vegetarian in the early 1900s tries to found a colony in the South Seas.









‘The Hand That Feeds You,’ by A.J. Rich

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 10:00am
A heroine learns her dead fiancé was an impostor.









‘A Hand Reached Down to Guide Me,’ by David Gates

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 10:00am
The characters in David Gates’s stories engage in festivals of bad decisions.









‘The End of Plenty,’ by Joel K. Bourne Jr.

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 10:00am
A journalist looks at the challenges involved in keeping the world from going hungry.









Editors’ Choice

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 10:00am
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.









Open Book: An Unfinished Library

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 10:00am
“The Greatest Books You’ll Never Read” is a new survey of books that are “unfinished, unbegun or lost, and today exist as only suggestive fragments or not at all.”









The Shortlist: Summer Fiction

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 10:00am
New books by Candace Bushnell, Caroline Zancan, Jules Moulin, and Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus.









‘A Cure for Suicide,’ by Jesse Ball

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 10:00am
After a life-threatening illness, a man known as the claimant is reintroduced to human behavior.









Paperback Row

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 10:00am
Paperback books of particular interest.









Inside the List: Inside the List

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 07/24/2015 - 9:53am
Ta-Nehisi Coates’s “Between the World and Me,” which enters the hardcover nonfiction list at No. 1, is an incantatory essay about being black in America.









ArtsBeat: Jonathan Franzen and Mavis Staples Among Highlights at 92nd Street Y

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 07/23/2015 - 12:40pm
Mr. Franzen will read from his new novel, “Purity,” and Ms. Staples will perform with Joan Osborne, during the 2015-16 season.









Letters: ‘Ally’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 07/23/2015 - 10:37am
Readers respond to recent reviews of Michael B. Oren’s “Ally,” Emma Sky’s “The Unraveling” and more.









Children's Storytime

Evanced Signup RSS - Thu, 07/23/2015 - 6:09am
When: Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Kremmling Library at Kremmling Community Meeting Room

Storytime is a fun, interactive, early literacy program designed for children under the age of 5 years. Come to socialize, read books, and familiarize your child with the wonderful world of the library. Please call 724-9228 for more information.

Toddler and Preschool Story Hour

Evanced Signup RSS - Thu, 07/23/2015 - 6:09am
When: Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Juniper Library at Grand Lake at Juniper Children's Library

Story Hour is a fun, interactive, early literacy program designed for children under the age of 5 years. Come to socialize, read books, and familiarize your child with the wonderful world of the library! Please call 627-8353 for more information.
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