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Local Author Pens Book Explaining There Is Such Thing As Hitting The Gym Too Hard

A local author and exercise physiologist has written a new book highlighting a serious medical condition that can be brought on by overly-strenuous exercise.

10/18/2014

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Villanova Professor Edits Book On Groundbreaking Female Journalist

This is the 150th anniversary of the birth of one of America’s ground-breaking female journalists. Now, the writings of Nellie Bly have been consolidated into one book.

07/20/2014

Josh Fattal signing copies of his book in his hometown of Elkins Park.
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American Hiker Who Spent 2 Years In Iranian Prison Pens Book

Josh Fattal, one of three American hikers who spent two years in an Iranian prison, spoke and signed copies of his new book in his hometown of Elkins Park earlier this week.

04/05/2014

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The Humor Code’s Five Best Comedy Clubs In The US

While traveling the world exploring the science of what makes things funny, we stumbled on an important question: What makes a good comedy club? According to many of the comics we interviewed, a “good room” is one that’s dimly lit, densely packed, with hard chairs, low ceilings, a red curtain, and nothing at all that’s blue.

04/01/2014

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Grandson Of Gandhi Pens Book About Converting Anger Into Motivation

One of the world’s most-famous champions of non-violence had an angry streak, something that came as a shock to his grandson and now, that story is now a children’s book.

03/30/2014

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Book Focuses On Baseball Players Trying To Reach And Return To The Big Leagues

Spring training is a hopeful time for baseball fans but it’s also when big-league dreams are made, or mauled. A new book focuses on those trying to reach or return to stardom.

03/09/2014

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Malcolm X’s Daughter Pens Novel About Father

Malcolm X remains both a famous and controversial figure, 49 years after he was assassinated yet a new book presents what may be a fresh take on the activist: his childhood from the perspective of his daughter.

01/12/2014

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Children’s Book Author From Philly Releases New Novel About Unlikely Hero

“Flora & Ulysses, The Illuminated Adventures,” is a mix of prose and comic book sequences that begin with a squirrel’s near-fatal encounter with a vacuum cleaner.

12/15/2013

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Terry Francona Says Philly Fans Are More Bitter Than Boston Fans

Former Phillies manager Terry Francona says that Phillies fans are angrier than Red Sox fans.

01/23/2013

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Atlantic City Teacher Returns After Suspension For Throwing Book At Student

An Atlantic City High School teacher returns to class Tuesday following a 120-day suspension for throwing a book that hit a student in the head.

01/15/2013

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Bernie Parent Stops By Talk Philly

Bernie Parent stopped by Talk Philly to chat about his new book “Unmasked.”

11/14/2012

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Jersey Shore Town Wants Visitors’ Summer Memories For Inclusion In New Book

The Realty Owners Association of Stone Harbor (ROA) is producing a hardback book with photographs of visitors’ summer Stone Harbor memories.

09/26/2012

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Michael Vick Says ‘I Became Better At Reading Dogs Than Reading Defenses’ In New Book

Read exerpts from Michael Vick’s new book, Finally Free.

07/17/2012

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Novel ‘Cemetery John’ Revisits Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping Of The 1930’s

A book on the Lindbergh baby kidnapping in North Jersey, often called the crime of the 20th Century, begins in a barber shop far from the scene of the crime.

06/30/2012

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Dwyane Wade’s Book To Be Released September 4th

wyane Wade’s book about fatherhood will be released Sept. 4.

06/13/2012

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