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Why e-books fail to kindle bibliophiles' desires

Why e-books fail to kindle bibliophiles' desires | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
Having compared the newly released Nook Tablet and the Kindle Fire , being released this week, I've decided they equally lack the app that would make me want to be an e-book reader.
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Flavorwire » A Brief History of Time Travel Literature

Flavorwire » A Brief History of Time Travel Literature | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
Flavorwire: Cultural news and critique from Flavorpill...
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Irish novels in award nominations - Republic of Ireland, Local & National - Belfasttelegraph.co.uk

Irish novels in award nominations - Republic of Ireland, Local & National - Belfasttelegraph.co.uk | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
Three Irish novels have been nominated for an international book award.
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Book Lover: New Releases for November

Book Lover: New Releases for November | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
Ann Beattie imagines Pat Nixon, Peter Orner's quirky novel about a Chicago family, and a fictional memoir about Vladimir Nabokov's younger brother by Paul Russell.
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Review: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

Review: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
Facts
368 pages
Author: Jonathan Safran Foer
Genre: Fiction

Summary
Oskar Schell is a 9 year-old boy who lost his father to the terrorist attacks on 9/11 two years before the story starts. ...
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Quote of the Day From the Good Dr. Seuss

Quote of the Day From the Good Dr. Seuss | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
"I learned there are troubles of more than one kind. Some come from ahead, others come from behind. But I've bought a big bat. I'm all ready, you see. Now my troubles are going to have trouble with...
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Steve Jobs Book Quotes: Genius or Insanity?

Steve Jobs Book Quotes: Genius or Insanity? | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
After reading the Steve Jobs biography by Walter Isaacson, we gathered some of the memorable quotes from its author, Steve Jobs and those around him that illustrate his complex personality.
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Chris Matthews On John F. Kennedy: New Book Pulls Back Curtain On 'Ask Not' Speech, Nixon Debates And More

Chris Matthews On John F. Kennedy: New Book Pulls Back Curtain On 'Ask Not' Speech, Nixon Debates And More | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- A presidential call to service that inspired generations of Main Street Americans originated, ironically, in the privileged world of a New England prep school. "Ask not what your country can do for you," President John F.
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‘The Hunger Games’ First Official Trailer Released - GalleyCat

‘The Hunger Games’ First Official Trailer Released - GalleyCat | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
‘The Hunger Games’ First Official Trailer Released...
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Larry McMurty’s Lonesome Dove is a Deliciously Long Western Epic

Larry McMurty’s Lonesome Dove is a Deliciously Long Western Epic | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
During the two weeks I was reading and toting around Larry McMurty's Lonesome Dove, I encountered numerous people who, upon seeing the book in my hand, gushed about it. One person noticed that I ...
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Confessions of Max Tivoli Has Same Premise as Benjamin Button But Is Good In Its Own Right

Confessions of Max Tivoli Has Same Premise as Benjamin Button But Is Good In Its Own Right | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
Max Tivoli lives life backwards: he was born in 1871 looking like a shriveled old man of seventy and progresses through life by aging backwards, i.e., getting younger physically. Sound strikingly s...
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SEALs Killed Usama Bin Laden Within Minutes, New Book Reveals

SEALs Killed Usama Bin Laden Within Minutes, New Book Reveals | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
The U.S. Navy SEALs on the hunt for Osama bin Laden killed the Al Qaeda leader within 2 minutes of entering his fortress-like home in Pakistan, a new book reveals.
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USA TODAY's top picks for book lovers

USA TODAY's top picks for book lovers | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
What should you read this weekend?'Marriage Plot,' 'Sweet Judy Blue Eyes,' '10 Mindful Minutes'...
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The Baochi in Heaven at Angel City Books and Records in Santa Monica

The Baochi in Heaven at Angel City Books and Records in Santa Monica | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
I love used bookstores - big surprise! ;) My favorite one in Santa Monica is Angel City Books & Records on Pier Avenue off Main Street. Angel City is owned by bibliophile and music lover Rocco...
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Henning Mankell’s Faceless Killers is Good Entertainment, Just Don’t Be Looking For Stieg Larsson

Henning Mankell’s Faceless Killers is Good Entertainment, Just Don’t Be Looking For Stieg Larsson | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
I picked up Faceless Killers because 1) the book was on display at the bookstore 2) the author, Henning Mankell, is a well-known Swedish mystery writer and 3) I was hoping to slake some of my thirs...
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CGS Library's curator insight, August 20, 2014 2:05 AM

Swedish crime writer of note

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Quote of the Day: Edgar Allan Poe on The Type of Danger He Disliked

Quote of the Day: Edgar Allan Poe on The Type of Danger He Disliked | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
"I have, indeed, no abhorrence of danger, except in its absolute effect -- in terror." --Edgar Allan Poe, American writer...
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Man Asian Literary Prize Longlist: Free Samples - GalleyCat

Man Asian Literary Prize Longlist: Free Samples - GalleyCat | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
Man Asian Literary Prize Longlist: Free Samples...
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Dear Book Lover: A Sweet Spot in Literary History

Dear Book Lover: A Sweet Spot in Literary History | Read Ye, Read Ye | Scoop.it
Cynthia Crossen recommends books about England's luxurious Regency years, in the early 19th century—a time of rakes, duels, wigs, pet monkeys and port.
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