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Local best-sellers

Last week's best-sellers at Barnes & Noble at Jefferson Pointe.FICTION 

May 24, 2017 1:00 am


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Library's top 10

FICTION1. “A Man Called Ove” by Fredrik Backman

May 24, 2017 1:00 am


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Friendships' toxicity fuels drama of college pals

Relationships – whether marriage or friendship – have the power to enrich lives or destroy them.

May 24, 2017 1:00 am


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Cameraman captures grit, grace of jazz great's daily life

It's easy for the rest of us to forget that famous people – actors, athletes, presidents or, in this case, an iconic jazz...

May 21, 2017 1:00 am


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Democracy first

Early this month, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson delivered a speech in which he separated American values from American interests.

May 21, 2017 1:00 am


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An unsung pioneer gets his due on civil rights

Booker Wright was a black waiter during the 1950s and 1960s in a Mississippi restaurant with a mostly well-off white clientele. He could...

May 17, 2017 1:00 am


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Memorable debut for an oddball lead

Eleanor Oliphant has her life together, or so she would like you to believe. She works in an office, she binge drinks alone every...

May 17, 2017 1:00 am


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New library books

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

May 17, 2017 1:00 am


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Library's top 10

FICTION1. “The Fix” by David Baldacci

May 17, 2017 1:00 am


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MAD men

Garrett Graff says that his new book, “Raven Rock,” a detailed exploration of the United States' doomsday prepping during...

May 14, 2017 1:00 am


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'Girl on the Train' writer back with dank, damp mystery

What made Paula Hawkins's 2015 debut “The Girl on the Train” such a success? The novel's plot – about marital...

May 14, 2017 1:00 am