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Days of Our Lives: This Is Your Life, Harriet Chance!

2 Comments We wake up each day to a new story. Or, more accurately, a new chapter in the story of our lives. Each day builds the story, the story we tell about ourselves and the story…

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Enter for a Chance to Win Me, My Hair, and I

2 Comments 2 Comments Hair matters. And these writers go to great lengths to help us understand why. Surprising, insightful, frequently funny, and always forthright, the essays in Me, My Hair, and I are reflections and revelations about every…

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Enter for a Chance To Win The Shift

3 Comments 3 Comments A moving story unfolds in real time in The Shift as practicing nurse and frequent New York Times contributor Theresa Brown reveals the individual struggles as well as the larger truths about medicine in this…

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Pub Day Giveaway: The Fall of Princes

No Comments No Comments “When you strike a match, it burns brighter in the first nanosecond than it will ever burn again.” The opening line of The Fall of Princes, is right on the money (money, so appropriate) for…

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The Shelf Game: Round 3

1 Comment 1 Comment The Shelf Game is back again with a new in office contestant: our ever-amazing Assistant Marketing Manager Lauren Moseley! Here’s a little refresher on the rules of the  game: •Close your eyes. •Pick a shelf…

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Shelf Game: Round 2

1 Comment 1 Comment The Shelf Game is back in action. Here’s a quick refresher on the rules of the game: •Close your eyes. •Pick a shelf number and a book number — say, the third shelf and the…

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August Lucky Stars: Our National Conversation

No Comments No Comments As our country continues to grapple with big issues of race, identity, respect, justice and understanding, our thoughts keep going back to certain books, the ones that opened our minds and got us thinking and…

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Giveaway: The Last September

5 Comments 5 Comments This just in — beautiful hardcover copies of The Last September by Nina de Gramont. Here’s your chance to win an advance copy! Brett had been in love with Charlie from the day she laid…

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Let’s Play the Shelf Game!

5 Comments 5 Comments Close your eyes. Pick a shelf number and a book number — say, the third shelf and the second book. Now go to your bookcase. Find the third shelf and pull out the second book.…

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National Give Something Away Day: The Shift

No Comments No Comments Wednesday is National Give Something Away Day and we are doing just that. Pull on a pair of scrubs and discover an honest portrayal of the individual struggles and triumphs nurses face in the upcoming…

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