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Library, hospital team up to turn babies into readers - Hamilton Journal News (subscription)

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Library, hospital team up to turn babies into readers Hamilton Journal News (subscription) Sonja Kranbuhl, Director of Fort Hamilton Hospital Foundation, right, accepts a delivery from Carrie Wynn Hyatt Mancuso, Public Relations Manager, and Fran...
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What a great idea. My hat is off to these folks.

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Wanna Sleep In A Library?

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That lady next to you on the plane can Kindle all she wants, but nothing beats picking up a real, weathered book upon arrival at your destination.
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Holyoke to promote child literacy by creating 'mini-libraries' at police substations, stocking cruisers with books

Holyoke to promote child literacy by creating 'mini-libraries' at police substations, stocking cruisers with books | The importance of libraries in getting children to read | Scoop.it
The city received a three-year, $100,000 grant in 2012 to support early literacy programs.
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Great stuff here! Really thinking outside the box encouraging children to read.

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Thriving too: Looking for examples of people-led libraries

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Two weeks ago I opened a library in Rotterdam. Or rather, a Reading Room. In a reaction to the closing of the public library we, residents of Rotterdam West, decided it was time to take action. But not by protesting,...
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Great idea. What do you think?

 

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Dear Sugar (The Angel of Death): Irma Fritz: Amazon.com: Kindle Store

Dear Sugar (The Angel of Death): Irma Fritz: Amazon.com: Kindle Store
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Street Smarts: The Uni Project

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Street Smarts: The Uni Project's Outdoor Neighborhood Reading Room (#TheUniProject is bringing libraries to the streets to promote learning and neighborly love, one book at a time: http://t.co/qjJEgAVx)...
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I love this idea! This is a project that really "gets" it! What do you think?

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21 Social Media Marketing Tips From the Pros | Social Media Examiner

21 Social Media Marketing Tips From the Pros | Social Media Examiner | The importance of libraries in getting children to read | Scoop.it
Social media marketing tips: Here's what these social media experts recommend you focus on to successfully market your business on social media.

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VIDEO: eBooks gain popularity at North Wales, Lansdale, Indian Valley libraries - Montgomery Newspapers

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VIDEO: eBooks gain popularity at North Wales, Lansdale, Indian Valley libraries Montgomery Newspapers Lansdale Public Library Director Tom Meyer, left, and Denise Brackin work at the Lansdale Public Library with a selection of E-readers, from left,...
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Interesting stuff here. Ebooks keep on booming.

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The Stats Behind Pinterest Users [INFOGRAPHIC]

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As Pinterest continues to grow, and looks to bring on more funding, more and more businesses are considering jumping in to the scrapbooking deep end.

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10 Children's books that teach diversity

10 Children's books that teach diversity | The importance of libraries in getting children to read | Scoop.it
Before you raise a prejudice or intolerant child, discover books that teach kids about diversity and acceptance of the children around them.

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Great list, what do you think, can you add any more?

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Books to Read by Bryan Murphy

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COMING SOON
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While bookstores are failing, libraries are thriving

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While bookstores are failing, libraries are thriving http://t.co/d888fgru via @sharethis
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Interesting article. What do you think? Is this about more than people looking for free reads? I think it is great news regarding libraries (not so much brick-n-mortar book stores).

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Twitter / AcredaleAH: The Basset Hound is often ...

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The Basset Hound is often considered a friendly breed. For this reason they are an excellent pet for children. http://t.co/Pqr95lvGkO
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I love dogs! Just a little info for those considering a dog for the #kids this Thursday afternoon.

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Happy Father's Day: Returning soldiers get first look at newborn children - Chicago Tribune (blog)

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Happy Father's Day: Returning soldiers get first look at newborn children Chicago Tribune (blog) With nine other soldiers also finally meeting their recently born children and the soldiers' parents gathered at O'Hare International Airport to...
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Happy Father's day to these brave soldiers protecting us and serving their country! I for one, would like to say Thank You & God Bless you and your families.

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Libraries Are One of the Last Bastions of Peace and Tranquility in ...

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Libraries Are One of the Last Bastions of Peace and Tranquility in Our Society. 03 04 2013. by Jessica. Libraries Are One of the Last Bastions of Peace and Tranquility in Our Society. I don't like going to coffee shops to write.
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This is a really fun read and I must admit, I agree.

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Draft2Digital – A New Ebook Distributor in Town!

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Inheritance Books - Trish Jackson

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This week’s Inheritance Books are from fellow Uncial Author Trish Jackson who writes romantic suspense novels. Hi Trish, welcome to Inheritance Books. Tell us a bit about yourself. Rhoda, thank you...
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What book would you most want to inherit from your parents and pass on to your kids? This is Trish Jackson's pick http://rhodabaxter.com/2013/02/09/inheritance-books-trish-jackson/

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What's Behind Your Belly Button?: A Psychological Perspective of the Intelligence of Human Nature and Gut Instinct: Martha Char Love, Robert W. Sterling: 9781466429895: Amazon.com: Books

What's Behind Your Belly Button?: A Psychological Perspective of the Intelligence of Human Nature and Gut Instinct [Martha Char Love, Robert W. Sterling] on Amazon.com. *FREE* super saver shipping on qualifying offers.
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Learn about the intelligence of the gut brain! Amazon now has "What's Behind Your Belly Button?" & "The Second Brain" together for $25.56 with free shipping

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Today I would like to introduce you to Lynda Dickson and her blog Books Direct The incredibly charming and warm Lynda has set up this site to help us writers with a variety of services, all out of ...

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Paradise Island, Heavenly Journey: Jon Magee: 9781452049854: Amazon.com: Books

Paradise Island, Heavenly Journey [Jon Magee] on Amazon.com. *FREE* super saver shipping on qualifying offers. Dr.
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"My Prison Without Bars" by Taylor Evan Fulks

Sometimes the strongest manacles in this life are bonds forged from painful memories of a past so horrific, that they shackle and incarcerate the very essenc...
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Amazon.com: Echoes: From the Heart Inspired by Life and God's Love that Whisper of Yesteryear (9781594678127): Sharla Lee Shults: Books

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