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The Biggest Pregnancy Myths Debunked by Expert Linda Geddes

Simon & Schuster author Linda Geddes explores and debunks common baby and pregnancy myths here.

03/10/2014

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Top Books For A Fall Ocean Cruise

While you’re on your fall cruise, tuck into these page turners if you’re up for a tale of peril on the sea.

09/26/2013

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Scholars Get Serious About Romance Novels

Romance novels, once ignored by literary scholars, are gaining acceptance. Consider Jane Austen and about the $144 billion sales of romance novels in 2012!

08/26/2013

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Bethenny Frankel’s 8 Questions To Ask When Traveling On A Budget

Bethenny Frankel shares an excerpt from Skinnygirl Solutions. If you’re traveling on a budget, first ask yourself these eight questions.

08/22/2013

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New Exhibit At Philadelphia Museum Highlights Artist Who Broke Color Barriers In Children’s Literature

A new exhibit opens Friday at the National Museum of Jewish American History that showcases the work of a children’s author and illustrator most known for breaking a color barrier in children’s literature.

07/19/2013

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Top Summer Reading Events For Kids In Philadelphia

Check out these top summer reading events for kids in the City of Brotherly Love.

05/31/2013

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Top Specialty Bookstores In Philadelphia

Some prefer the smell of a book and the feel of it in their hands, and the Philadelphia area is still full of many specialty bookstores where you can buy, trade or even sell books.

04/29/2013

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iPoe App

Edgar Allen Poe’s works have easily stood the test of time, but the iPoe app shows them off in a way you probably haven’t seen before.

09/26/2012

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Best Book Clubs To Join In Philadelphia

Are you a voracious reader but wish you had a group to dish with about all those great books? If so, you’re in luck because Philadelphia is home to dozens of book clubs for all types of readers.

05/21/2012

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Local Man With Asperger’s Syndrome Writes About His Experience In New Book

The number of people being diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders is on the rise, and while there are many different types, a new book looks at one of the best-known from the inside.

04/29/2012

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It’s Possible To Train Yourself To Be More Creative, Says One Philadelphia Author

A lot of us would like to be more creative in our daily lives, and a Philadelphia native says it’s less about waiting for inspiration than training yourself for the task.

04/22/2012

To Read or Not To Read is the Question

by KYW’s Dr. Marciene Mattleman Censorship isn’t new.  Censorship News, the newsletter of the National Coalition against Censorship, reports that censoring books has been around for generations. Recently in Indiana the school administration of Franklin […]

06/23/2010

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