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ABC7’s Samantha Chatman holding book reading, signing; Portion of proceeds going to Make-A-Wish

CHICAGO (WLS) – ABC7’s Samantha Chatman will be in Hyde Park Saturday for a book reading and signing for “Mia Gets Sick But Doesn’t Quit.” It will be happening at the Silver Room from noon to 2 pm so please bring the kids. In the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, Chatman wanted to connect with …

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Sorting Book Characters by their Enneagram Type

This content contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. We’ve sorted book characters by their Myers-Briggs type before. Now it’s the Enneagram’s time to shine. This is actually my favorite typology system. This is because my own family has studied it, and I have a closer relationship …

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Thirty Ohio authors nominated for the 81st annual Ohioana Book Awards

Thirty Ohio authors have been nominated for the 81st annual Ohioana Book Awards, to be announced in July. The authors – all from, living in or writing about Ohio – created works in fiction, poetry, juvenile literature, middle grade / young adult literature and nonfiction as well as works about Ohio or Ohioans. Beginning June …

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Prepare to earn CompTIA and AWS certifications with this $ 20 e-book bundle

IT professionals are accustomed to spending too much money to upgrade their skills and land new roles. But, these days, it’s not as necessary. That’s because web-based resources are available that are far more cost-effective — for example, the 2022 CompTIA and AWS Practice Exam E-Book Bundle, which is just $ 19.99. This affordable package …

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Prepare to earn CompTIA and AWS certifications with this $ 20 e-book bundle

IT professionals are accustomed to spending too much money to upgrade their skills and land new roles. But, these days, it’s not as necessary. That’s because web-based resources are available that are far more cost-effective — for example, the 2022 CompTIA and AWS Practice Exam E-Book Bundle, which is just $ 19.99. This affordable package …

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Virginia lawmaker calls on Barnes & Noble, schools to stop selling, lending ‘Gender Queer’ book to minors

Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. A Virginia lawmaker is seeking a restraining order to prevent bookstore Barnes & Noble as well as Virginia Beach Schools from selling or loaning the books “Gender Queer” and “A Court of Mist and Fury,” alleging the books have “obscene” content. Tim Anderson, an attorney and state delegate, said …

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Pulitzer winner Jericho Brown to keynote Aspen Words Book Ball

Jericho Brown (Courtesy Aspen Words) The Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Jericho Brown will be the keynote speaker at Aspen Words’ annual Book Ball benefit June 21, the literary nonprofit announced Thursday. Brown taught here at Aspen Summer Words 2017 and spoke at the 2020 Winter Words Speaker series before winning the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry for …

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Virginia parents who want ‘obscene’ books banned plan to file restraining order against Barnes & Noble

Parents push to ban “obscene” books from schools, libraries Virginia has been the center of book challenges over the past year and a new lawsuit could have major implications. FAIRFAX COUNTY, Va. – Virginia has been the center of book challenges over the past year and a new lawsuit could have major implications. Parents in …

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Tucson’s tamales featured in new book honoring American cultures | Books

Back in 2008, Daniel Seddiqui spent a week with the Border Patrol along the US-Mexico border in Nogales. It was one of 50 jobs the then new college graduate took on in 50 states out of frustration with the job market and curiosity about the world outside his native California. He published “50 Jobs in …

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