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Updated Sep 1, 2015 at 11:33 AM

“Undocumented: A Dominican Boy’s Odyssey from a Homeless Shelter to the Ivy League,” by Dan-el Padilla Peralta. Penguin Press, New York, 2015. 312 pages. $27.95.Dan-el Padilla Peralta’s journey from the Dominican Republic to the United States when he was 4 years old was intended to be one leg of a round-trip. But his mother’s complicated pregnancy kept the family in New York City longer than expected.

Updated Sep 1, 2015 at 11:23 AM

“A Pattern of Lies” by Charles Todd sells for $25.99 and is published by William Morrow.

Posted Aug 27, 2015 at 8:15 AM

Join friends for stories, songs and fun during Story Time at the Johnston County Library, 116 W. Main,, Tishomingo,  beginning Friday, Sept. 4.Children are encouraged to attend "Story Time" at 2:30 p.m. every...

Updated Aug 26, 2015 at 11:22 AM

“Devil’s Bridge,” by Linda Fairstein. Dutton, 2015, New York. 384 pages. $28.

Posted Aug 26, 2015 at 8:00 AM

 Join guests at the Love County Library for the third book in the Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma series "Many Trails, Many Tribes".  Dr. Ken Hada will present Mean Spirit by Linda Hogan at 6:30 p.m. Thursday,...

Posted Aug 25, 2015 at 8:00 AM

  Crime, fiction and comedy come alive at the first Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma program, Tuesday, Sept. 1st at Healdton Community Library. Join Dr. Caroline Larsen  at 6 p.m. as she leads discussion on The Code of...

Posted Aug 24, 2015 at 8:00 AM

Through passage of a bond, Healdton Elementary has been outfitted with shelters.

Posted Aug 10, 2015 at 8:00 AM

MARIETTA — Library patrons are invited to join others at the Love County Library to discuss the second book in the Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma series "Many Trails, Many Tribes" later this month.  Dr.

Updated Aug 3, 2015 at 11:11 AM

Animals have always been central to author Sara Gruen, an expatriate Canadian who now lives in western North Carolina.

Updated Aug 3, 2015 at 10:46 AM

Devouring your next favorite comic book or graphic novel used to mean settling in on your (pick age-appropriate furniture) rocking chair/bed/recliner with a (pick age-appropriate beverage) glass of milk/soda/cocktail and turning crinkly paper pages...

Updated Jul 30, 2015 at 10:26 AM

Despite recent criticisms of “Go Set a Watchman,” I eagerly anticipated the second installment of what had been rumored as Harper Lee’s “lost” novel.

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