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Library's top 10

FICTION1. “Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens2. “Run Away” by Harlan Coben

April 17, 2019 1:00 am


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New library books

The following works of women's fiction are new at the Shawnee branch of the Allen County Public Library.

April 17, 2019 1:00 am


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Moyes' pastiche of novel leaves readers wanting

Caveat, Jojo Moyes fans: If you're all about Lou and the bumblebee tights Will gave her, you won't find any of that whimsical pathos in...

April 17, 2019 1:00 am


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Portrait of a transformational first lady, Bar none

The vinegary side of the personality of Barbara Bush appears frequently in Susan Page's new biography. But Page, the Washington bureau...

April 14, 2019 1:00 am


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Kennedy: Space centered

During the 1960 presidential campaign, a Princeton University freshman wrote to candidate John Kennedy seeking his views on the future...

April 14, 2019 1:00 am


Books

Library's top 10

FICTION1. “Where the Crawdads Sing”by Delia Owens

April 10, 2019 1:00 am


Books

New library books

The following works of science fiction are new at the main Allen County Public Library...

April 10, 2019 1:00 am


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Fictionalized bio hints at artist's motivations

“Who says,” the artist muses, “that sewing is not sculpture? That weaving is not sculpture?” Or even...

April 10, 2019 1:00 am


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Early (circa 1840s) entry in crime/entertainment debate

On a May night in 1840, an asthmatic, hard-of-hearing 72-year-old English aristocrat, Lord William Russell, was brutally murdered in his...

April 7, 2019 1:00 am


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Justice in the balance

The Supreme Court sits at the epicenter of fundamental disagreements about various crucial issues, and the stakes are as high as they...

April 7, 2019 1:00 am