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NPR News: Librarian Nancy Pearl Shares 4 Works Of Fiction For The End Of 2019

Librarian Nancy Pearl Shares 4 Works Of Fiction For The End Of 2019
Our go-to librarian says there are plenty of readers who find that “fiction gives you the truth of history and nonfiction gives you the facts.” With that in mind, she shares four new titles.

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NPR News: ‘Switched On Pop’: Fluff For The Masses Or Misunderstood Masterpieces?

‘Switched On Pop’: Fluff For The Masses Or Misunderstood Masterpieces?
Gonna take my horse to the old town road, gonna… wait, what were we talking about?

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NPR News: Merriam-Webster Singles Out Nonbinary ‘They’ For Word Of The Year Honors

Merriam-Webster Singles Out Nonbinary ‘They’ For Word Of The Year Honors
The dictionary publisher lauded the singular they Tuesday, noting that the tiny word has enjoyed important new uses in an English language that otherwise lacks a gender-neutral singular pronoun.

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NPR News: ‘Trump And His Generals’ Author: The President Is Now Surrounded By ‘Yes Men’

‘Trump And His Generals’ Author: The President Is Now Surrounded By ‘Yes Men’
CNN analyst Peter Bergen reflects on Trump’s soured relationships with Generals Mattis, McMaster and Kelly. “He’s gotten rid of the most competent people he had in his circle,” Bergen says.

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NPR News: ‘Trump And His Generals’ Author: The President Is Now Surrounded By ‘Yes Men’

‘Trump And His Generals’ Author: The President Is Now Surrounded By ‘Yes Men’
CNN analyst Peter Bergen reflects on Trump’s soured relationships with Generals Mattis, McMaster and Kelly. “He’s gotten rid of the most competent people he had in his circle,” Bergen says.

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NPR News: For December: 3 Gifts From Romancelandia

For December: 3 Gifts From Romancelandia
It’s the holiday season, and what better gift to give yourself — or the romance lover in your life — than our three December romance picks, packed with Regency rakes, hot beats and meet-cutes.

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NPR News: U.S. Takes Steps To Sideline The World Trade Organization

U.S. Takes Steps To Sideline The World Trade Organization
The Trump administration is taking aim at the World Trade Organization. The president is refusing to approve WTO appellate nominees, hampering its ability to serve as a trade referee.

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