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CSI fans and Book lovers unite! Both will enjoy coming out for this fun event — January 25! “Investigate Your World” combines a book signing with some great resources in…
advertisement A Chicago woman’s recent search on Amazon.com for books for teenaged girls turned up scores of pornographic books. And now — more than two weeks after she first alerted Amazon to the problem – the books have still not been taken down, the Unit Five Investigative Team has found. It was November 26th – Cyber Monday – when Martha Welter logged on to Amazon to shop for books for her four grandchildren for Christmas. She’s a frequent Amazon shopper and has kept up a tradition of giving books to her grandkids. “For some reason I’m always able to find books that they really like,” she says.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. , Nov.
CHICAGO , Sept. 22, 2011 /CHICAGOPRESSRELEASE.COM/ — Rosh Hashanah is called the Jewish New Year , and this year it begins at sundown, September 28th .
NEW YORK – Pat Conroy says he knows so little about e-books that he didn’t realize his work could be downloaded until a fan showed him during a recent promotional tour. “I was at a signing in Georgia, and a guy came up to me with a Kindle and he pressed a button and there it was, my book (`South of Broad’),” Conroy said during a recent telephone interview.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — John Regan never forgets a friend, or an injustice.
One of the benefits of using a slow cooker is coming home after a long day and smelling food that’s been cooking all day. We compiled a few recipes – not just entrees, either – that use especially aromatic ingredients.
Borders Group Inc. has struck a deal to keep its North Michigan Avenue store open another year, until Jan. 2011. The beleaguered book retail chain in February announced that it…