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‘Our Divided Political Heart’ by E. J. Dionne Jr.

‘Our Divided Political Heart’ by E. J. Dionne Jr. | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
The tension between individualism and community as an enduring theme in American history.
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Review: Fledgling, Octavia E. Butler « Medieval Bookworm

Review: Fledgling, Octavia E. Butler « Medieval Bookworm | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
Review: Fledgling, Octavia Butler. A young, dark-skinned girl awakens in the woods, unsure of who or what she is, burned across the huge majority of her skin, with massive head injuries. Shori slowly begins to understand the ...
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Recommended Nonfiction: Bio of Rin Tin Tin, Bad Religion Southern Style, Fonts ... - Tucson Citizen

Recommended Nonfiction: Bio of Rin Tin Tin, Bad Religion Southern Style, Fonts ... - Tucson Citizen | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
Recommended Nonfiction: Bio of Rin Tin Tin, Bad Religion Southern Style, Fonts ...Tucson CitizenLee Gutkind is the award-winning author or editor of nearly 30 nonfiction books including three annual volumes of “The Best Creative Nonfiction.” He is...
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Grace Burrowes: A historical romance reader's re-Ward - USA TODAY

Grace Burrowes: A historical romance reader's re-Ward - USA TODAY | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
USA TODAYGrace Burrowes: A historical romance reader's re-WardUSA TODAYMaybe this is why I'm still a dyed-in-the-wool historical romance reader — it's simply what I know.
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Becky's Book Reviews: Four Mac Barnett Picture Books

Becky's Book Reviews: Four Mac Barnett Picture Books | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
I read a few poetry books, a few short story collections, a few graphic novels, a few nonfiction books. I am especially fond of: Regency romances (including Austen prequels/sequels); Historical fiction set in the Tudor dynasty; Historical fiction ...
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What We're Reading - New York Times (blog)

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What We're ReadingNew York Times (blog)Vulture: Can you actually make moonshine from torpedo fuel, paint thinner or darkroom chemicals, as Joaquin Phoenix does in “The Master”? — Emily Weinstein.
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Perla by Carolina De Robertis – review

Perla by Carolina De Robertis – review | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
By Jane HoushamIn keeping with her South American roots, De Robertis steps confidently into the unsettling realms of magical realism.
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The Confidant by Hélène Grémillon – review

The Confidant by Hélène Grémillon – review | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
By Jane HoushamIt's difficult to imagine a more intensely French novel than this. In 1975 Camille finds a long letter among the notes of condolence sent following her mother's death.
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If you like books like these: crime fiction for teens

If you like books like these: crime fiction for teens | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
Tanya Byrne, author of Heart-Shaped Bruise, the only YA book to have been shortlisted for a Crime Writers Association award, explains the appeal of writing crime for teens and suggests some gripping, gruesome readsAs someone who has been reading YA...
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Blood Red Road by Moira Young - review

Blood Red Road by Moira Young - review | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
'If you're looking for a gripping book to stick your nose in then I recommend Blood Red Road'Blood Red Road is a great book set in the future. There isn't much left in the world because The Wreckers, (Who are meant to be us), have used up everything.
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Hot Reads: Fiction from mystery to comedy - Montreal Gazette

Hot Reads: Fiction from mystery to comedy - Montreal Gazette | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
Hot Reads: Fiction from mystery to comedyMontreal GazetteSummer is officially over. The stores are pushing sweaters and the sun sets earlier each night. It's the perfect time to pick up some recently released hot reads.
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The Road Not Taken: How Britain Narrowly Missed a Revolution by Frank McLynn – review

The Road Not Taken: How Britain Narrowly Missed a Revolution by Frank McLynn – review | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
Why do revolutions never happen here? By Thomas PennIn 1848, the tumultuous year of European revolution and of the first publication of Marx and Engels's The Communist Manifesto, the French composer Hector Berlioz arrived in an agitated London.
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‘Love Bomb’ by Lisa Zeidner

‘Love Bomb’ by Lisa Zeidner | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
In Lisa Zeidner’s satirical novel, a heavily armed woman disrupts a suburban marriage ceremony. Lisa Zeidner’s new novel about the middle class deploys sympathetic characters and edgy satire.
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Book Review: ‘The Casual Vacancy’ by J. K. Rowling

Book Review: ‘The Casual Vacancy’ by J. K. Rowling | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
The bitter citizens of a small English town are the focus in “The Casual Vacancy,” J. K. Rowling’s new novel for adults.
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Jerry Sandusky’s “Victim 1″ to release book, reveal identity

Jerry Sandusky’s “Victim 1″ to release book, reveal identity | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
NEW YORK—A key witness against former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, known in court papers as Victim 1, has a book deal and will soon reveal his identity, a publisher announced Thursday.Ballantine Bantam Dell said that "Silent...
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10 Literary Authors Who Illustrated Their Own Work - Flavorwire

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Flavorwire: Cultural news and critique from Flavorpill...
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The Castrato and his Wife – book review | @GrrlScientist

The Castrato and his Wife – book review | @GrrlScientist | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
A historical account of how a scandalous 18th century love affair helped society begin to redefine marriageAlthough this book is described by the author as a "microhistory", it is crammed with so many unexpected surprises that it almost seems it...
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Children's Books: ‘Island: A Story of the Galápagos,’ by Jason Chin

Children's Books: ‘Island: A Story of the Galápagos,’ by Jason Chin | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
Jason Chin gracefully combines science and illustrative art in this story of the Galápagos, beginning with an island’s “birth” six million years ago.
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The Puzzle of Left-handedness by Rik Smits - review

The Puzzle of Left-handedness by Rik Smits - review | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
By PD SmithBizarrely, five out of the last seven American presidents have been left-handers, including Barack Obama. It is, admits Smits, a Dutch science journalist, an "improbable number".
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Austin Osman Spare by Phil Baker – review

Austin Osman Spare by Phil Baker – review | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
By Alfred HicklingThe Edwardian artist and occultist Austin Osman Spare could be the missing link between Aubrey Beardsley and Jimmy Page.
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Princess Pearl and the Underwater Kingdom by Emma Thomson - review

Princess Pearl and the Underwater Kingdom by Emma Thomson - review | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
'I have real issues with all this pink princess rubbish levelled at girls'I have real issues with all this pink princess rubbish levelled at girls.
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Garbage King by Elizabeth Laird - review

Garbage King by Elizabeth Laird - review | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
'an intense tale of loyalty and friendship between two unlikely figures - I would be delighted if a sequel was written'The Garbage King is an intense tale of loyalty and friendship between two unlikely figures.
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Review: The Shadow Reader by Sandy Williams | Dark Faerie Tales

Review: The Shadow Reader by Sandy Williams | Dark Faerie Tales | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
Title: The Shadow Reader Author: Sandy Williams Genre: Urban Fantasy Series: McKenzie Lewis (Book 1) Publication Date: October 25,...
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Interesting Nonfiction for Inquisitive Kids: Slavery in North America

Interesting Nonfiction for Inquisitive Kids: Slavery in North America | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
Black Indians: A Hidden Heritage by William Loren Katz Slavery has existed in America ever since Columbus first landed in 1492. When the first slaves began to flee, they found refuge in Native American villages.
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