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French's latest too drawn out to hold reader interest

When it comes to literary suspense, can a reader ever have too much of a good thing? That's the question that kept running through my...

October 21, 2018 1:00 am


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Kosher evolution

We Jews are an argumentative people. We come by it honestly: Jews have been arguing since Abraham verbally jousted with God over the...

October 21, 2018 1:00 am


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Book notes

Three finalists for humor prize

October 17, 2018 1:00 am


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Library's top 10

FICTION1. “A Spark of Light” by Jodi Picoult

October 17, 2018 1:00 am


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New library books

The following works of historical fiction are new at the Dupont branch of the Allen County Public Library. 

October 17, 2018 1:00 am


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Kingsolver synthesizes fiction, fact in present, past

Barbara Kingsolver does something amazing in her new novel. She takes a historical figure – a naturalist who corresponded with...

October 17, 2018 1:00 am


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Racist's change of heart

Derek Black was reared in the cradle of white supremacy.

October 14, 2018 1:00 am


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JFK assassination sets stage for emotional thriller

It is a moment in history we return to again and again: the assassination of John F. Kennedy. Libraries have been filled with volumes...

October 14, 2018 1:00 am


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Library's top 10

FICTION1. “In His Father's Footsteps” by Danielle Steel

October 10, 2018 1:00 am


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New library books

The following books are new in the children's section at the main Allen County Public Library downtown.

October 10, 2018 1:00 am


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Fangoria rises from the dead

Like Freddy Krueger, Fangoria is back – bloodier than ever.

October 10, 2018 1:00 am


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Eric Idle reflects on funny side of life

Eric Idle has been funny for a very long time.

October 10, 2018 1:00 am