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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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Best Libraries For Kids In And Around Los Angeles

For bookworms big and small, local libraries provide dynamic yet quiet places to engage in reading and study. But many libraries hold more than just books. They’re also places that offer free access to technology, […]

11/23/2010

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