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The Birds of Pandemonium: “Landlocked Ark”

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Step aboard the “landlocked ark in my backyard,” as Pandemonium Aviaries founder Michele Raffin describes her home/bird sanctuary in a video tour for The New York Times. Noah aside, Pandemonium is a remarkable symphony of…


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Excerpt from The Future for Curious People

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The Future for Curious People…
By Gregory Sherl
Home now. In front of the fourth floor walk-up I’ve been sharing with Madge for nearly six months. I raise my arms over my head. Coach


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Flirting with French Giveaway: Some Very Coy Phrases

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William Alexander has always wanted to be French. One petite problem: He can’t actually speak French. So, he immerses himself in the language, studies hard, travels to France, and discovers that  — voila! — he still…


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Giveaway Thursday: The High Divide

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Is there anything lingering in your past that you deeply regret? How well do you know the people you love? Have you ever woken up, abandoned by the person who is supposed to take care…


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Lucky Stars for September: Young at Heart

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Readers of all ages, kids at heart or by birthday, will enjoy these tales of youth. The September Lucky Stars selections ring loud and true with the voices of unforgettable characters at tender ages. Get…