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Updated Oct 27, 2014 at 1:40 PM

“The Penguin Book of Witches” Edited by Katherine Howe. Penguin Group, New York, 2014. 321 pages, paperback. $17.Katherine Howe’s new book, “The Penguin Book of Witches,” will be a go-to fall read for many who find themselves forever questioning how 20 people could possibly have been executed for practicing witchcraft on Massachusetts’ North Shore.

Updated Oct 22, 2014 at 12:22 PM

“Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End” by Atul Gawande. Metropolitan Books, New York, 2014. 282 pages. $26.

Posted Oct 21, 2014 at 8:00 AM

TISHOMINGO –  The Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma series on friendship continues at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 30 as scholar Ken Hada presents "The Color Purple"  at the Johnston County Library.This...

Posted Oct 20, 2014 at 8:00 AM

MARIETTA — "True Grit" will be the focus of the Love County Library’s Big Read at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 30.  Written in 1968 by still living Little Rock, Ark. native Charles Portis, "True Grit" is...

Posted Sep 29, 2014 at 8:00 AM

This week, three Ardmore elementary schools will welcome parents to come take a seat in their child’s classroom and learn a variety of reading strategies as well as different technology available that parents can use when reading...

Posted Sep 23, 2014 at 8:00 AM

ADA — Chickasaw Press and White Dog Press will be introducing five new titles to the public Oct. 2 during the Chickasaw Cultural Evening at the Chickasaw Cultural Center in Sulphur.Chickasaw Press will unveil "Chikasha:...

Updated Sep 22, 2014 at 3:35 PM

By Rae Padilla FrancoeurMore Content Now“Women in Clothes” Edited and written by Sheila Heti, Heidi Julavits, Leeanne Shapton and 639 others. Blue Rider Press/Penguin Group, New York, 2014.

Updated Sep 22, 2014 at 12:22 AM

HEALDTON — The Healdton Community Library will continue Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma Sept. 30th at 6:30 p.m. with "Wind in the Willows" during the series entitled Not For Children Only.  Join scholar...

Posted Sep 16, 2014 at 8:15 AM

The Chickasaw Regional Library System is inviting library patrons to get ready for the upcoming fall season with a fall decor class.  Library staff invites patrons to come to the Ardmore headquarters at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 25 to...

Updated Sep 15, 2014 at 3:30 PM

By Rae Padilla FrancoeurMore Content Now“Death of a King: The Real Story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Final Year” By Tavis Smiley with David Ritz. Little, Brown and Company, New York, 2014. 288 pages. $30.

Posted Sep 15, 2014 at 8:00 AM

SULPHUR — The Parker Memorial Library will conclude the Let’s Talk About It, Oklahoma reading and discussion series, "Get Your Reading Kicks on Route 66" at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 23. The final book will be "West...

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