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Pictured in the Stacks…

Jessica    July 17, 2015    Comments Off on Pictured in the Stacks…

Found in the new book section:  I Was a Child: A Memoir by Bruce Eric Kaplan.

Kaplan, a cartoonist for The New Yorker, discusses his funny, sweet and sad childhood memories, illustrated throughout with his line drawing cartoons.

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Criminal That I Am by Jennifer Ridha

Amy B.    June 9, 2015    Comments Off on Criminal That I Am by Jennifer Ridha

“How do you know when an addict is lying? His lips are moving,” goes the old joke.

Former criminal defense attorney Jennifer Ridha failed to heed the warning implicit in the joke. She became infatuated with her client, convicted drug …

Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking by Anya Von Bremzen

Amy B.    May 26, 2015    Comments Off on Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking by Anya Von Bremzen

Award winning food writer and cookbook author Anya Von Bremzen interprets a tumultuous century of Russian history, from the fall of the Nicholas II to the rise of Putin, through the lens of food. In Mastering the Art of Soviet …