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RIP, Michael Bond

Manga 101--July 1

Manga 101
UNL Anime Club on Japanese cultural art forms

Lincoln City Libraries--Walt Branch
6701 S. 14th St.

Saturday, July 1
2-3 p.m.

First Poet

Edith Wharton Play

Book Hoarders

10 Famous Book Hoarders
Literary Hub

Karl Lagerfeld has 300,000 books. . . .

Raising a Reader

How to Raise a Reader
The New York Times

Reading Beyond

Reading Beyond
CBC Blog

A list from the ALA (American Library Association) and CBC (Children's Book Council) of 75 books, 25 per age category, of book recommended for children who are advanced readers.

What Readers Do Well

Guilt-free Reading

Vote for Next One Book-One Lincoln Title

One Book-One Lincoln Finalists Announced
Lincoln Journal-Star

The three finalists, selected by 17 volunteer readers from 194 nominations:

The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon

The Presidents Club:  Inside the World's Most Exclusive Fraternity by Nancy Gibbs and Michael Duffy

The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman

Vote through July 25 if you want to help select the next title.

Lady Margaret Cavendish

One of the Earliest Science Fiction Books was Written in the 1600s by a Duchess
Atlas Obscura

The Description of a New World, Called the Blazing World by Margaret Cavendish, the Duchess of Newcastle, was published in 1666.

Amazon Charts

Egyptian Tomb Drawings

Emily Dickinson