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15 Nov 2018

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All About Books is a weekly NET Radio book review and discussion program hosted by Pat Leach, Director of Lincoln City Libraries, Lincoln, NE. Updated Thursdays.

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    All About Books: "Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk” by Kathleen Rooney

    Take a long walk in New York City with 85-year old Ad. Agency legend. She reviews her long life and career as she strolls through her familiar city. “All About Books” reviews the novel, "Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk” by Kathleen Rooney

  • Posted on 14 Nov 2018

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    All About Books: “Sea of Grass” by Walter Echo Hawk

    Part family history and historical fiction- “Sea of Grass” by Walter Echo Hawk tells the story of one of Nebraska’s first people- the Pawnee. Tracing back 10 generations of the Echo Hawk family, it's inspired by real events and life on the Central Plains.

  • Posted on 07 Nov 2018

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    All About Books: “The Blood of Emmett Till” by Timothy B. Tyson

    The story of Emmett Till’s murder in 1955 Mississippi is well known, but the book “The Blood of Emmett Till” by Timothy B. Tyson offers new evidence and context to the country then, and now.

  • Posted on 31 Oct 2018

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    All About Books: "Dreamers" by Yuyi Morales

    It's based on the life story of the author and her infant son finding a new home in America. A new illustrated children's book, "Dreamers" by Yuyi Morales is introduced by Dylan Teut director of the Plum Creek Children's Literacy Festival on this week's

  • Posted on 24 Oct 2018

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    All About Books: Why "Fifty Shades of Grey" is in the PBS "Great American Read"

    Of the 100 books chosen for the PBS series “The Great American Read”, everyone is surprised to see some of the included titles. This week’s "All About Books" looks at one such book: “Fifty Shades of Grey” -- why it became a huge hit and how it changed the publishing industry.

  • Posted on 17 Oct 2018

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