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Know whodunit? Christie still offers narrative delights

By the time of Agatha Christie's death in 1976 at age 85, she had become the most popular fiction writer in the world, and “Murder...

November 19, 2017 1:00 am


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Climate of change

Some of humanity's most primordial stories involve flooding: The tales of Noah, and before that Gilgamesh, tell what happens when the...

November 19, 2017 1:00 am


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Just right for the coffee table

NEW YORK – Know a book lover with a coffee table and a passion? Then you're good to go on a gift.

November 16, 2017 1:00 am


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New library books

The following books are new from the Children's Services Department at the Allen County Public Library. 

November 15, 2017 1:00 am


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Library's top 10

FICTION1. “The Rooster Bar” by John Grisham

November 15, 2017 1:00 am


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Ring sets Reacher on latest mystery

Author Lee Child delivers another classic Jack Reacher tale with “The Midnight Line.”

November 15, 2017 1:00 am


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Suicidal psychiatrist a winning protagonist

“Guns aren't lawful; Nooses give; Gas smells awful; You might as well live.”

November 15, 2017 1:00 am


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Gen X Keillor ponders matters of money, death

Maine, a state that has for many years relied on tourism, harbors a contradiction at its core: An extremely insular place, Maine depends...

November 12, 2017 1:00 am


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A Hoosier enigma

Her story is so surprising it's not only hard to understand why most Americans have never heard of her, but it's somewhat of a challenge to...

November 12, 2017 1:00 am


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Excerpt from "The Woman Who Smashed Codes"

Editor's note: “The Woman Who Smashed Codes,” the just-released book by Jason Fagone, is subtitled “A True Story...

November 12, 2017 1:00 am


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Displaced seeking connection in 'Valley'

A naked man running through rush-hour traffic jumpstarts “Wonder Valley,” author Ivy Pochoda's enthralling look at people...

November 8, 2017 1:00 am


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New library books

The following large-print editions of works of fiction are new at the Georgetown branch of the Allen County Public...

November 8, 2017 1:00 am


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'If You Give...' author visits library Thursday

Best-selling children's author Laura Numeroff will speak and sign books at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Allen County Public...

November 8, 2017 1:00 am


Books

Library's top 10

FICTION1. “The Rooster Bar” by John Grisham

November 8, 2017 1:00 am