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  A New Biography of Laura Ingalls Wilder Looks at the Facts Behind a Beloved Series For readers who grew up with Laura Ingalls Wilder’s extraordinary Little House books, Prairie Fires: The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder offers a fascinating and often surprising account of the life and times of the writer and her family. In an interview with the Amazon Book Review, author Caroline Fraser discusses her discoveries … Source: Omnivoracious Amazon Book ReviewsPublished on 2017-11-22By Sarah Harrison Smith Your Favorite Authors … Read More

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  The 2017 Scotiabank Giller Prize The Scotiabank Giller Prize is one of Canada’s most prestigious literary awards. Jack Rabinovitch founded the award in 1994 to honour his late wife, Doris Giller. The prize offers the largest reward of any literary prize in Canada. In 2005, they partnered with Scotiabank to further increase the prize and ensure … Source: Book RiotPublished on 2017-11-22By Beth O’Brien Celebrity Picks: Ivanka Trump’s Favorite Reads of 2017 To understate the issue, it’s been a busy … Read More

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  O Pioneers! Caroline Fraser talks about “Prairie Fires: The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder,” and Tiya Miles discusses “The Dawn of Detroit.” … Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2017-11-21 7 New Books We Recommend This Week Suggested reading from critics and editors at The New York Times. … Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2017-11-21 Detroit’s Untold Stories of Slavery In “The Dawn of Detroit,” Tiya Miles reconstructs the history and experience of … Read More

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  Book Riot Deals for November 21st, 2017 Book Riot Deals is sponsored today by the bestselling historical thriller Target Churchill. Get Target Churchill for $0.99 exclusively through Book Riot here: http://amzn.to/2A1lEOX     Today’s Featured Deals Girl in Disguise by Greer Macallister for $1.99. Get it here or just click the cover image below:   Super … Source: Book RiotPublished on 2017-11-21By Jeff O’Neal Celebrity Picks: Alec Baldwin’s Favorite Reads of 2017 You know him from performances in Beetlejuice, Working … Read More

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  The Story of Appalachia, With Plenty of Villains Steven Stoll’s “Ramp Hollow” is a powerful and outrage-making analysis of the forces, over centuries, that have shaped the region. … Source: The New York Times – BooksPublished on 2017-11-20 The Best Mysteries And Thrillers of 2017 It’s never easy picking the best of anything. Best car, best burger, best book… it’s all subjective. Plus, our favorite book falls into an entirely different category than our favorite car or burger. A … Read More

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