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At libraries, children find delight in reading to dogs

At libraries, children find delight in reading to dogs | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Programs in which children read to dogs aim to calm struggling readers and excite those bored with books.
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Literature lovers - Sydney Morning Herald

Literature lovers - Sydney Morning Herald | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
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Literature lovers. Date: December 29, 2012. Read later. Julieanne Strachan. Tweet · Pin It · Email article · Print. Litbits.
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Amazon.com: Sweet Tooth: A Novel (9780385536820): Ian McEwan: Books

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Sweet Tooth: A Novel [Ian McEwan] on Amazon.com. *FREE* super saver shipping on qualifying offers. In this stunning new novel, Ian McEwan’s first female protagonist since Atonement is about to learn that espionage is the ultimate seduction.
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Google launches Dead Sea Scrolls online library

Google launches Dead Sea Scrolls online library | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
MORE than six decades since the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls - and thousands of years after they were written - Israel has put 5,000 images of the ancient biblical artifacts online in a partnership with Google.
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Nonprofit uses little libraries to unite community | Toledo Newspaper

Nonprofit uses little libraries to unite community | Toledo Newspaper | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Libraries are clearly important to Chad Stanton of Stanton Fine Furniture.
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The City of Joy by Dominique Lapierre - A book review

The City of Joy by Dominique Lapierre - A book review | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Author: Dominique Lapierre No of Pages : 514 About the Author...
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Championing Australian Women Writers

Championing Australian Women Writers | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Last year when I went hunting for books by Australian women at my local library in the World Heritage area of Katoomba in the Blue Mountains, I couldn't find any. The librarians weren't much help.
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Arkansas Teacher Helps Students Build Home Libraries

Arkansas Teacher Helps Students Build Home Libraries | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
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The Most Expensive Books of the Season

The Most Expensive Books of the Season | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Looking for a good gift? We have some expensive options for you.
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Michael Morpurgo | Welcome

Michael Morpurgo | Welcome | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
The website of Michael Morpurgo, former Children's Laureate and award-winning children's book author.
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E-book Reading Jumps; Print Book Reading Declines

E-book Reading Jumps; Print Book Reading Declines | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
23% of Americans ages 16 and older read an e-book in the past year, up from 16% the year before. The share who read a print book declined to 67%, from 72%.
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Secret Reading Lives, Revealed - The Chronicle Review - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Secret Reading Lives, Revealed - The Chronicle Review - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Researchers in an emerging field look for "teardrops on the page" and other evidence of how readers have used books across history.
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A look at how Dickens explores the social class system of Victorian England in Great Expectations - by John Welford - Helium

A look at how Dickens explores the social class system of Victorian England in Great Expectations - by John Welford - Helium | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Of all Charles Dickens’s treatments of social class in his novels, that presented in “Great Expectations” is the most radical an..., John Welford (Social class in Great Expectations (Dickens) http://t.co/VIig5P3v...
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Self-Publishing: No Longer Just A Vanity Project : NPR

Self-Publishing: No Longer Just A Vanity Project : NPR | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
It used to be called the "vanity press," a name that carried a sniff of derision. But Lynn Neary reports that self-publishing has become a booming business, spawning best-sellers, and attracting the interest of Amazon and the major publishing houses.
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Amazon Book Reviews Deleted in a Purge Aimed at Manipulation

Amazon Book Reviews Deleted in a Purge Aimed at Manipulation | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Amazon’s decision to delete thousands of book reviews has generated an uproar, but the company has not offered a public explanation for the sweeping purge.
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Wis. man sparks global phenomenon as Little Free Libraries spread to at least 36 countries

Wis. man sparks global phenomenon as Little Free Libraries spread to at least 36 countries | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
A Wisconsin man planned a simple tribute to his mother when he put up a miniature version of a one-room schoolhouse, filled it with books and invited people to borrow them.
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Goodreads Choice Awards: Best Books of 2012

Goodreads Choice Awards: Best Books of 2012 | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Announcing the best books of the year! The Goodreads Choice Awards are the only major book awards decided by readers.
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'Social Reading' Projects Bring Commentary Into the Text - Technology - The Chronicle of Higher Education

'Social Reading' Projects Bring Commentary Into the Text - Technology - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
A professor of media and culture at New York University designs an online version of "Utopia" that anyone can annotate.
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Independent Bookstores Find Their Footing : NPR

Independent bookstores have weathered competition from big chains, Amazon and now e-books.
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Giving Back for Literacy and a Better World

Giving Back for Literacy and a Better World | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
As I think of today's global challenges of illiteracy, it is clear that the difference between the poor and the prosperous lies in the power of words.
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Bridging the Book Gap: Because Income Shouldn't Determine Access

Bridging the Book Gap: Because Income Shouldn't Determine Access | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
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Vending Machine That Dispenses Random Second-Hand Books - DesignTAXI.com

Vending Machine That Dispenses Random Second-Hand Books - DesignTAXI.com | Reading discovery | Scoop.it
Vending Machine That Dispenses Random Second-Hand Books - DesignTAXI.com...
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