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New Beach Reads for Summer

There’s nothing better than relaxing at the beach or by the pool with a good book in your hand. This summer kick back with one of these new release by our favorite authors from our sister company Simon & Schuster.

06/13/2013

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Best Books For Dad This Father’s Day

Need a good gift idea for Dad this Father’s Day? Our friends at Simon & Schuster put together this great list covering everything your Dad will love.

06/04/2013

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Community-Centered Bookstores In LA

The past few years have been tough on bookstores, not only because of the economy but due to the increased popularity of electronic readers. Here are five community bookstores in Los Angeles happy to sprinkle your life with culture.

CBS Los Angeles–05/20/2013

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Best Books For Mom This Mother’s Day

Looking for some good books for Mom this Mother’s Day? Our friends at Simon & Schuster put together this great list covering everything from personal memoirs to fictional mysteries and more.

05/02/2013

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LA’s Summer Reading Guide

Grab one or two or all of these top picks for summer reading at the pool or beach. Each of these titles is LA-centric, whether set here in the Southland or written by a native.

CBS Los Angeles–07/05/2012

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Original Publishers Of ‘Fifty Shades’ Talk About The Rise Of Erotic Books

Amanda Hayward and author Gene Doucette of The Writer’s Coffee Shop Publishing House, which brought E.L. James’ explosive “Fifty Shades of Grey” to market, visited KCAL9 Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/15/2012

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Bargains Galore! Largest Children’s Consignment Sale Hits Burbank

The sale is filled with 600 family consignors and over 80,000 brand name, high-quality items, including clothes, bikes, books, furniture and even maternity clothing.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/14/2012

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Touring Noir Los Angeles With A Noir Writer

No one knows noir better than p.g. sturges, the author of the Los Angeles noir series “Shortcut Man” and “Tribulations of the Shortcut Man.” Here, he shares his six favorite classic LA noir spots – in classic noir fashion.

02/21/2012

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Police: Woman’s Home Had 2,000 Stolen Library Books ‘Everywhere’

Police say a Southland woman suspected of stealing thousands of public library books and DVDs was likely going to hold a book sale of her own.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/08/2011

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Great LA Beach Reads

Beach-reading recommendations written by local authors – some of these novels take place here in your own backyard; others will take you far away.

CBS Los Angeles–08/17/2011

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Top 10 Books Written by Our Presidents

Commemorate this Independence Day by reading a book written by a President of the United States. Our current and former Commanders in Chief have composed many memoirs, political and social writings and even works of […]

06/13/2011

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Debuts The New Kindle DX At NYC's Pace University

Amazon Says E-Book Sales Surpass Printed Books

Amazon.com Inc. on Thursday said that, after less than four years of selling electronic books, it’s now selling more of them than printed books.

05/19/2011

Best New Beach Reads

Best New Beach Reads for Summer

Looking for a page-turner this summer? Check out our picks for the best new books to tote on your vacation.

05/09/2011

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Buh-Bye, Books? Newport Beach Library Mulls Makeover

City officials are considering a plan to replace the city’s original library with a brand-new community center — and it may even have some books.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/30/2011

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LA Ranks Among Least Literate US Cities

A number of Southland cities, including Los Angeles, Long Beach and Anaheim ranked near the bottom of the pack when it comes to reading.

01/10/2011

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