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Celebrities follow Oprah's cue on book clubs

NEW YORK – Jimmy Fallon remembers a summer when it seemed everybody was reading “Gone Girl” by Gillian...

August 16, 2018 1:00 am


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New auteur finds menace in mundane

In 2012, Dathan Auerbach published a striking debut novel called “Penpal.” Comprised of linked stories that initially...

August 15, 2018 1:00 am


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Library's top 10

FICTION1. “Cottage by the Sea” by Debbie Macomber

August 15, 2018 1:00 am


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New library books

The following books are new at the Shawnee Branch of the Allen County Public Library. 

August 15, 2018 1:00 am


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Century-ago life painted in vivid detail

Jenny Bell tries to start anew as an artist in the big city.

August 15, 2018 1:00 am


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Princess Margaret's beauty, arrogance on parade

In her heyday, Princess Margaret was known for her beauty, arrogance and indolence, a Noel Coward character birthed for Fleet Street.

August 12, 2018 1:00 am


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Cyber-insecurity

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats does not pull his punches. In a recent congressional hearing, Coats issued a stark warning.

August 12, 2018 1:00 am


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Crime boss' betrayal by sister

Astrid Holleeder had a choice to make. She could continue living as a virtual slave to her brother, Willem, or she could risk her life...

August 8, 2018 1:00 am


Books

Library's top 10

FICTION1. “Cottage by the Sea”by Debbie Macomber

August 8, 2018 1:00 am


Books

New library books

The following books are new at the readers' services department of the main Allen County Public Library...

August 8, 2018 1:00 am


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Hemingway story published for first time

NEW YORK – The themes and trappings are familiar for an Ernest Hemingway narrative: Paris, wartime, talk of books and wine and the...

August 8, 2018 1:00 am


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Tale of ruined British marriage resonates across the pond

At the start of Louise Candlish's superb thriller, Fi Lawson, a 40ish wife and mother, is returning to her home in South London when she...

August 5, 2018 1:00 am


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Uneasily 'Squeezed'

The Great Recession – which lasted years longer than earlier downturns – wreaked havoc with the expectations of middle-class...

August 5, 2018 1:00 am