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Best Books To Read Before Heading Off To College

It’s that time in the summer: you’re about to send your kids off to college. Regardless of whether your child is a freshman or a rising senior, these books can help with all stages of a college career. From inspirational works to short stories to advice, our sister company, Simon & Schuster have hand selected a list that will be the perfect gift just as you leave your kids at their dorm.

08/28/2013

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Bethenny Frankel’s 8 Questions To Ask When Traveling On A Budget

Bethenny Frankel shares an excerpt from Skinnygirl Solutions. If you’re traveling on a budget, first ask yourself these eight questions.

08/22/2013

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Top Children’s Books For Back To School

Whether your child is off to their very first day of preschool, kindergarten, or off to middle school, our sister company, Simon & Schuster has a book that’s perfect to beat those first-day jitters.

08/05/2013

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New Beach Reads for Summer

There’s nothing better than relaxing at the beach or by the pool with a good book in your hand. This summer kick back with one of these new release by our favorite authors from our sister company Simon & Schuster.

06/13/2013

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Best Books For Dad This Father’s Day

Need a good gift idea for Dad this Father’s Day? Our friends at Simon & Schuster put together this great list covering everything your Dad will love.

06/04/2013

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Most Community-Centered Bookstores In Connecticut

All of the independent Connecticut bookstores included here are tightly connected to their communities and in return, the communities support them eagerly.

05/20/2013

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Best Books For Mom This Mother’s Day

Looking for some good books for Mom this Mother’s Day? Our friends at Simon & Schuster put together this great list covering everything from personal memoirs to fictional mysteries and more.

05/02/2013

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Publisher Connects On Dickey Book Pitch

New York Mets’ ace R.A. Dickey has a deal with Dial Books for Younger Readers for three books,

09/06/2012

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5 Must-Read Books By Connecticut Authors

As a writer once said, “Authors know they have made it, when they have a house in Connecticut.” These are some of the best home-grown favorites.

06/25/2012

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Nancy Drew Is Alive And Well at 82: Interview With CT Writer Louise Ladd

With a quick mind, independent spirit and a girlish figure, detective Nancy Drew not only doesn’t show her age, but at 82 years old, this thoroughly modern miss looks great in bikinis and miniskirts. How does she do it? She has a strong team of writers behind her.

03/19/2012

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